OMSI Guest Services Greeter (18+)

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Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)

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Position Summary: Greeters welcome visitors to OMSI as they enter the lobby, and provide them with friendly and helpful service as they enter the museum’s exhibit areas.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors and welcome them as they enter the lobby of the museum.
  • Check for admission wristbands as visitors enter the museum’s exhibit areas.
  • Assist visitors in understanding the layout of the museum.
  • Give clear directions and provide accurate information about events happening throughout the museum.

Qualifications:

  • Currently seeking volunteers at least 18 years of age.
  • Strong customer service and communication skills.
  • Outgoing personality.
  • Able to speak in public and respond clearly and promptly to customer inquiries.
  • Able to sit or stand in a designated area, making adjustments to positioning as needed to interact most effectively with visitors.
  • Able to maintain a calm, pleasant, and cheerful demeanor in a variety of atmospheres, including busy, crowded conditions.
  • Able to use sound judgment and decision-making skills to adapt quickly to changing conditions.
  • Able to listen and communicate with people of diverse backgrounds and age levels.
  • Must present a professional appearance.
  • Dependable and punctual.
  • Patient and flexible
  • Self-directed and willing to take initiative.
  • Willing to follow OMSI rules and procedures.

Volunteer Benefits:

  • Training and a lifelong learning experience.
  • Admission for the volunteer to the museum, theater and planetarium shows, and submarine tours.
  • An OMSI Family Membership upon completion of 50 hours of volunteer service
  • Discounts in the OMSI Science Store and on-site restaurants.
  • The opportunity to meet many new people and learn more about OMSI.

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About Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)

Location:

1945 SE Water Avenue, Portland, OR 97214, US

Mission Statement

OMSI’s mission is to inspire curiosity through engaging science learning experiences, foster experimentation and the exchange of ideas, and stimulate informed action. Volunteers support the operation of five exhibit halls and eight science labs and hundreds of interactive exhibits and hands-on demonstrations.

Description

OMSI is an independent non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and relies on admissions, memberships, and donations to continue our educational mission, programs, and exhibits.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1945 SE Water AvenuePortland, OR 97214

(45.50834,-122.66596)
 

SKILLS

  • Ushering
  • People Skills
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two 4 hour shifts per month, minimum of 9 month

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