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Visitor Host - Waikato Museum

Job details

Waikato Museum
20 Jun 2019
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Culture & Heritage, Visual Arts


Want to be one of the smiling and friendly faces welcoming visitors to one of Hamilton’s most popular attractions?

Waikato Museum aims to be the best regional museum in New Zealand and is looking for the right person to take on a part time role in our Visitor Services Team.

The Museum Visitor Host role will include front of house duties such as retail assistance, security, selling admission, giving information and guidance to our visitors, and assisting with public programmes. A knowledge of te reo Maaori and tikanga would be an advantage, as well the ability to interact with and understand the needs of people from different countries and cultures.

We need someone who can transfer their existing customer and visitor service experience and skills to the cultural and artistic environment, working across the museum and ArtsPost.

You’ll also have excellent computer literacy skills, and will be available to work set days each week.

We're looking for someone who can work 35.5 hours every week (rostered Wednesday - Sunday), with the opportunity to work additional hours through working venue hires and exhibition openings. The recruiting range for this role starts at $41,600 Grade seven per annum (pro rata).

Waikato Museum is staffed by a diverse, lively and friendly group of museum professionals who work closely together and strive to deliver a world-class museum experience.

Hamilton City Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.

This is your chance to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a more vibrant, attractive and prosperous city.

If this role sounds like it’s for you, we would love to hear from you. Make it happen and apply online today

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. This role is covered by the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, which means that shortlisted candidates will be required to undergo all safety checking requirements under the Act before commencing employment, as well as during employment.

For further information refer to the position description available on our careers website at https://hamilton.careercentre.net.nz/Job

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.

Apply online at https://hamilton.careercentre.net.nz/Job/Visitor-Host-Waikato-Museum/Hamilton-New-Zealand/22908

Permanent - Part Time

Job no: FNAQ957370

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand

Closing Date: Thursday, 20 June 2019

Written by

Bettle & Associates

14 Jun 2019