Seasonal & Occasional Openings
#1415-109 SALES CLERK, Explore Store. Occasional/Non-Exempt (Days, Evenings and weekends, 12-18 hours/week.) EEO 4. This position is responsible for providing excellent customer service to the Science Museum of Minnesota's internal and external customers through product sales.
Greet and assist customers by providing knowledgeable information and/or demonstration to customers selecting merchandise. Process merchandise sales, returns and exchanges. Opening and closing procedures. Maintain a clean sales floor. Assist with annual inventory and ongoing inventory management.
Ability to operate a cash register. Basic math skills. Ability to deal positively with a broad range of the public. Ability to use basic selling techniques. Dependability, flexibility and good customer service skills. High School Diploma or equivalent. One year in applicable customer service role. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Problem-solving skills. Ability to learn and retain large amounts of detailed information. Ability to stand for long periods of time. Experience working with computers. Ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays. Ability to occasionally work outside. Retail experience a plus.
Pay Rate: $8.79 per hour
Application Deadline: July 30, 2014.
#1415-345 EXHIBIT FABRICATOR II, Exhibits Shop. Occasional/Non-Exempt.
Assist in loading, unloading, assembly, installation, and tear-downs of museum exhibits. Full-time position of limited duration, with possibility of additional work in the Science Museum of Minnesota's fabrication shop as available.
General carpentry and/or cabinet-making skills. Other fabrication skills in welding, plastics, finishing, etc. are desirable. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to work safely, carefully and reliably in a busy team environment. Experience in museums, galleries, and / or custom fabrication shops preferred.
Pay Rate: $17.77 per hour
Application Deadline: August 7, 2014