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Careers & Employment

 
 

Join us! We're a team of dreamers committed to providing the best visitor experience possible. 

Port Discovery Children's Museum is an exciting place to work with a team of professionals who are creative, driven, and willing to go the extra mile to help our future leaders reach their dreams and aspirations. 

Port Discovery Children's Museum is an interactive museum dedicated to serving kids and families. We create and maintain an environment that values a collaborative team process and fosters open communication. 

Port Discovery Children's Museum offers a generous benefits package in addition to providing you with the opportunity to make a difference in the community and the lives of children. Port Discovery Children's Museum is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels, regardless of race, religion, gender, national origin, or disability. 

 

Work at Port Discovery!

Staff Member Helping Little Girl With Messy Art

Available Positions

Part-Time Museum Experience Associate

As a vital part of the Guest Services Department and Port Discovery team, Museum Experience Associates are responsible for providing guests with an excellent, memorable experience, stellar customer service, and supporting the Museum’s mission and educational philosophy.

As a member of our team, you’ll support playful learning and discovery through meaningful interaction with children and adults, ignite imaginations, and promote the power of play in children through hands-on experiences.

Currently, the museum is open on Saturdays and Sundays, plus some holidays. We also have plans to add Wednesdays very soon. We are looking for Associates that can commit to working ALL THREE days (Wednesday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm, Saturday 9:30 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday 10:30 am to 5:00 pm) or in an on-call situation (as needed, to fill when if we have call-outs). Please be prepared to respond with your work arrangement preference when applying.

Port Discovery is seeking individuals who are:

  • Energetic, enthusiastic, creative, dependable and flexible
  • Passionate about play and making a difference in children’s lives and the community
  • Comfortable engaging with parents and children of multiple age groups
  • Calm under pressure and have excellent communication skills

This is an entry-level position, with a starting rate of $11.75 per hour. The position offers up to 20 hours per week (with options to increase as the museum expands operating hours); we can provide convenient schedules and shifts for college students.

To see the full position details and to apply, please visit: http://bit.ly/3rWd1g6

Part-Time Box Office Associate

Port Discovery Children's Museum provides experiences that ignite imagination, inspire learning, and nurture growth through play.  We are currently looking for talented, friendly and outgoing Box Office Associates. Box Office Associate will serve as the first point of contact for all guests who visit the museum and is responsible for upholding the highest degree of customer service. Responsibilities include greeting and directing guests, selling museum admissions, as well as maintaining and updating the ticketing software database.

Currently, the museum is open on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, plus some holidays. Work schedules for this position are:

· Wednesday 9:30 am to 2:00 pm

· Friday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

· Saturday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

· Sunday 10:30 am to 4:00 pm

We are looking for Associates that can commit to working both weekend days (Saturday and Sunday), plus at least one weekday. Please be prepared to respond with your desired work schedule preference when applying.

This is an entry-level position, with a starting rate of $11.75 per hour. The position offers about 16-22 hours per week (with options to increase as the museum expands operating hours).

To see the full position details and to apply, please visit: https://bit.ly/3a5W8Zg

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