Gallery Ambassador

Principle Activities:

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.

Duties include:
• 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

Requirements:

• 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

Working Conditions:

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.

Submission Details:

To apply, please call Carol Thomson at 206.768.7179 or email volunteers@museumofflight.org.