Under supervision, to provide general background information about museum exhibits; give directions and general information to the public; maintain order in the exhibit areas; and to do other related work.
Provides background information about exhibits to the public; answers visitor inquiries; directs visitors to various locations; demonstrates exhibit functions; explains Museum rules and regulations and maintains order in the exhibit areas; reports any problem situations, damage and vandalism of interior building and exhibits; identifies and reports safety hazards to appropriate personnel.
Ability to: Read and write English at a level required for successful job performance; speak effectively before groups; deal tactfully with individuals and groups; assess situations accurately and take effective action.
Neat appearance; good speaking voice; willingness to work on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays and on call, and to wear standard uniforms; ability to stand and work for long periods of time.
Education equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade and experience involving major emphasis on oral presentations before groups.