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Purpose of Position
A Gallery Ambassador is a volunteer mixture position between concierge and security guard. The Museum places Ambassadors at the main entrance and in the Charles Simonyi Gallery encouraging guests to learn about the Museum.
Responsibilities and Duties
Provide on-the-spot customer service to visitors
Provide welcoming, helpful, and friendly service to all visitors
Direct visitors to admissions, store, etc., and other amenities as needed
Stay knowledgeable of current exhibitions and events and be able to connect visitors to information they are seeking
Energetic, outgoing, and friendly individuals with an enthusiasm and interest in the Museum of Flight.
Ability to succeed in a crowded, noisy atmosphere
Must be able to stand and/or walk for at least three hours at a time
Skilled with interacting with the public, retaining a courteous manner at all times
Speak fluent English; fluency in other languages is a plus
Maintain a neat personal appearance and adhere to the preferred dress code
Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older
Volunteers are asked to work at least two shifts per month with a one year commitment. The museum is open seven days a week. Shifts are 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM and 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM. Volunteers are expected to maintain a neat personal appearance. Volunteers are required to dress in business casual attire (clean collared shirt and slacks). Gallery Ambassador Volunteers report to the Visitor Service Lead.
Onsite training will include introduction to the job with the Volunteer Program Manager and a tour of the Museum.
9404 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, WA 98108, US
The Museum of Flight exists to acquire, preserve, and exhibit historically sigificant air and space artifacts that provide a foundation for scholarly research and lifelong learning programs, and that inspire interest in and understanding of science, technology, and the humanities.
Volunteers at The Museum of Flight interact with adults and children, sharing their knowledge and experience, promoting education and history to our community.
We'll work with your schedule.
9404 East Marginal Way SSeattle, WA 98108
February 15, 2019