Purpose: To enhance the visitor experience and further the mission of the Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience. Gallery Guides may be located at assigned stations, circulating through the museum, or moving with an assigned group.
Responsibilities may include:
Connecting with visitors by greeting and communicating pleasantly and effectively
Providing on-the-spot customer service to visitors
Giving clear directions to admissions, store, comfort stations, and other areas as needed
Learning and sharing knowledge about museum exhibits
Delivering up-to-date information about current exhibits and special events
Show excellence, integrity, passion, and respect while interacting with visitors
Enthusiastic and knowledgeable in sharing information regarding The MAX
Ability to interact with the public while remaining courteous at all times
Agreeable personality and relate well to people of all ages and backgrounds
Excellent communication and listening skills
Ability to easily transition from one assigned role to another
Requirements: Successfully complete all training and adhere to appropriate dress code. Should be able to stand and walk for short periods of time.
Time Commitment: Continuous service assignment (preferred commitment 2 or more shifts per month). Shifts: Tuesdays through Saturdays 10 a.m.-1 p.m. or 1-4 p.m.; Sundays 1-4 p.m. There may be nighttime opportunities for service with special events. Minimum of twenty (20) hours of volunteer service per year are required to remain on the active volunteer list
The satisfaction of volunteering at one of the most unique museum experiences in the nation
Volunteer enrichment/activities provided by The MAX
A lifelong learning opportunity. All training and training-related materials provided by The MAX
Documented volunteer service for work or school credit
A 10% discount in The MAX Store
Reports to: The MAX Volunteer Coordinator or assigned department manager.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About MISSISSIPPI ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
PO BOX 148, MERIDIAN, MS 39302, US
The MAX is dedicated to showcasing the Mississippi arts and entertainment experience in one immersive destination; honoring the global impact of Mississippians on music, art, entertainment, literature and cuisine; and inspiring the next generation of creators.
$60 million dollar state of the art facility which opened April of 2018
State wide institution 20 years in the making funding primarily by Mississippi supporters
An interactive experience of discovery to encourage future artists
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts
2155 Front StreetMeridian, MS39301
January 5, 2021
Must be at least 16
Orientation or Training
Minimum of twenty (20) hours of volunteer service per year are required to remain on the active volunteer list
Successfully complete all training and adhere to appropriate dress code. Should be able to stand and walk for short periods of time.