Museum and Theater Attendant 5.6

Museum and Theater Attendant

Location: The Centre Theater, 208 DeKalb Street, Norristown, PA 19401
Department:  Guest Services

Experience: Some Experience Required – Must be 18 years or older
Titles: Museum & Theater Attendant
Employment Type:  Seasonal
Pay Rate:  $15.00/hour   

Reports To: Guest Services Management Team
Schedule: Must be able to work weekends and holidays and during school breaks. Schedule varies and is dependent on guest attendance; schedule subject to change and may require late shift hours.

The Centre Theater’s mission is to reinvigorate the artistic landscape in Norristown. With a decided focus on community relationships, representation, and accessibility, The Centre Theater will work with arts organizations in the region to provide a home for the tapestry of arts and culture in Norristown. This cultural hub features the Charles L. Blockson Exhibition, Montgomery County’s first African American and Black focused museum, on its third floor. The fourth floor of the building features a newly-renovated 120 Seat Theater, designed to create a dynamic and engaging public experience.

  • Assist the Zoo in fostering an appreciation of wildlife and their habitat that will inspire active participation in conservation.
  • Assist management in ensuring safety, cleanliness, and efficiency in all areas of the operation of the Zoo. 

  • Be available as per business needs.

  • Adhere to proper dress attire at all times.

  • Follow and adhere to all policies and procedures for their specific department and the Zoo at all times.

  • Ensure guests are properly greeted and assisted at your assigned position.
  •  Communicate effectively with all guests and groups
  •  Ability to be trained in all necessary aspects of the position.
  •  Operate an assigned cash register making proper change, managing transactions, and

ensuring a balanced till.

  •  Keep areas neat and assist with regular cleaning of the exhibit and theater.
  •  Responsible for responding to guest needs and customer inquiries regarding admission rates, hours of operation, exhibit pieces, show information, and special events.
  •  Inform management of comments, suggestions, or concerns.
  •  Assist with restocking and inventory in retail or concession space
  •  Perform other duties as may be assigned by management.
  • Similar previous experience preferred
  • Conflict resolution and de-escalation skills required
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to remain composed and attentive when interacting with the public
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and/or move 20-50 pounds
  • Ability to work well within a team and independently
  • Meets the needs and expectations of the role, as per business needs. 
  • Two forms of valid identification are required. 
  • Ability to pass background and child abuse clearances

Museum and Theater Attendant - Application