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 the 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 in 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.
Birthday Party Host
The Birthday Party Host delivers an exciting, creative, and engaging birthday party experience. The Host should ensure smiles, laughter, excitement and positive emotions resulting in meaningful memories for all. This Host is also responsible for providing excellent and responsive service to all party guests and support the museum’s mission of playful learning and discovery through meaningful interactions. The ideal candidate will have at least one year of experience working with children ages 1 to 10 and excellent communication skills.
This is a part time position offering approximately 12-16 hours per week, which requires availability on Saturdays AND Sundays. We can offer a convenient schedule for college students!
To see the full position details and to apply, please visit: http://bit.ly/2kWv6JC.
Box Office Associate
We are currently looking for a talented, friendly and outgoing Box Office Associate. This is an entry-level and part-time position on our Box Office team. Position offers about 12-24 hours per week and requires availability to work Thursdays through Sundays.
The 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. We are looking for someone that is outgoing, likes interacting with people, and has good attention to detail. Additional responsibilities will include soliciting and managing group sales via the phone. The successful candidate must have the ability to anticipate and respond quickly and effectively and to enact sound judgment in respect to guest needs, questions, and expectations.
To see the full position details and to apply, please visit: http://bit.ly/2wNgwKV
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 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 teach children through hands-on experiences.
The ideal candidate must have a minimum of a high school diploma, one year of customer service experience, one year of working with / volunteering with children, and great communication skills.
This is a seasonal opportunity through January 1, 2019.
This is an entry-level position, with a starting rate of $10.35 per hour. The position offers up to 29 hours per week. We can offer a convenient schedule for college students and shifts typically correspond to Museum operating hours, so would wrap up by 5:00 or 5:30 pm.
To see the full position details and to apply, please visit: http://bit.ly/2Jpo23H