Weekend Supervisor with support from Office Manager
12 hours per week, working weekends, holidays, and some evenings.
SCOPE OF POSITION
Weekend Interpreters are responsible for the visitor orientation and weekend activities of El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park and the Casa de la Guerra Historic House Museum. In addition to facilitating the daily operations of these historic sites and museum shops, Weekend Interpreters create informal education experiences for visitors.
Daily park and museum operations and maintenance
Provide welcome and orientation to all visitors
Ticket sales for all museum events and venues
Gift shop and membership sales
Accurate cash handling and reconciliation
Conduct interpretive and educational programs, demonstrations, and guided tours
Assist historical resource staff in creating new interpretive activities
Work special events and event rentals, as assigned
Attend interpretive and all-staff meetings monthly
High school graduation required. Experience in customer service and cash handling required. Interest in informal education, history, and/or museum studies. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Desire to work with museum visitors. High level of initiative and ability to work without constant supervision. Solid organizational and problem-solving skills. Undergraduate or graduate student, or career changer with an emphasis in history, education, museum studies, public history, and/or interpretation preferred. Verbal and/or written fluency in Spanish desirable.
Please submit your resume to Eileen Daley, Office Manager