Museum Docent

Ava Gardner Museum
November 16, 2021
Job Type
Job Hours
Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm, Sun 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Street Address
325 East Market St.


Ava Gardner Museum Docent

This is a permanent part-time weekend position. Shift hours are Saturday from 9am-5pm and Sunday from 2pm-5pm. Hourly wage depends on experience. No benefits.

Ava Gardner Museum docents are responsible for welcoming guests into the museum, collecting admission, taking phone calls, answering visitor questions, handling gift shop purchases in-house as well as over the phone, and are also responsible for cleaning and tidying the museum during their shift. There may be additional office duties (such as assisting with mailings, filing, data entry, etc.) or special projects assigned by the Executive Director from time to time.

Docents must be enthusiastic, cheerful, willing to learn and be able to work independently. They should have an interest in working with people and be willing to become actively involved in the events and programs of the Museum. Some retail and customer service experience is a plus.

The Ava Gardner Museum is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and is located in Downtown Smithfield, at 325 East Market Street. More information may be found on the museum website, or by calling 919-934-5830.

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