JOB OPENINGS AT THE VILLAGE

TOUR GUIDES

We are looking for a tour guide Wednesday-Sunday and a tour guide for Saturday-Sunday

Send cover letter and resume by Friday April 6, 2018, 5:00 p.m. to:

Executive Director
Heritage Village Museum and Educational Center
P.O. Box 62475
Cincinnati, OH 45262

Classification:


Hourly--$9.00/hour
Reports To:
Education Director
Probationary Period:
None-seasonal position

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Tour Guide is the first impression visitors have when arriving at the Heritage Village Museum. The Tour Guide is responsible for guided and self-guided tours, exhibit visitation, giving out general information and upcoming events, and gift shop sales. The position reports to the Education Director.

Job Responsibilities

∙ Greet visitors to the Village
∙ Give guided tours of the buildings
∙ Wear period clothing and shoes
∙ Assist visitors in the gift shop
∙ Assist with special events
∙ Assist with education programs when needed
∙ Clean the gift shop
∙ Price merchandise
∙ Keep inventory of merchandise
∙ Research items to sell in the gift shop
∙ Assist with office work
∙ Answers phone
∙ Other duties as assigned by Executive Director and Education Director


Supervisor Responsibility

The Tour Guide over sees the Weekend Tour Guide and Volunteer Tour Guides.

Work Environment
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and cash register. On a less regular basis this role may use photocopier, filing cabinets, and fax machine.

Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must on occasion lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

The position is seasonal May 2-September 30, 2018.
Work week is Wednesday-Sunday, hours are 10:00-5:00 Wednesday-Saturday (1/2 hour non-paid lunch break) and Sunday 1:00-5:00 (no lunch break)
On occasion may be asked to come in early or stay later or come in on another day to assist with special event, program, or education program.


Required Skills

1. Strong Communication capabilities: verbal and interpersonal communication. 2. Computer Skills as they relate to the Office Suite. 3. Excellent People Person.

EEO Statement

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may charge at any time with or without notice.