Museum Clerk

Posted: 03/08/2020

Part-Time Seasonal (May to November)
10-32 hours weekly
Training Wage: $9/Hour
$10.00 Hourly wage after training
Looking for a summer job that offers variety? Work as a museum cashier and greeter at the Lake County Historical Society! The Lake County Historical Society operates three historic sites in Two Harbors: the Lighthouse, Depot, and 3M Birthplace museums. Museum clerks will be scheduled at one of the three sites typically between the hours of 8:30 AM and 6:30 PM. Museum clerks are anticipated to work every other weekend.  

Duties include:

  • Operate electronic cash register and credit card machine
  • Greet and assist customers to museum and store
  • Assist Lighthouse B&B Innkeepers in preparing house for guests
  • Provide general information on local and regional history
  • Assist with maintaining the appearance of the store including replacing sold merchandise from inventory when possible.
  • Open and close the site building(s) per site instructions
  • Attend staff meetings as requested
  • Other duties as assigned
Position Requirements
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to read and follow both written and verbal directions
  • Ability to speak clearly to small groups
  • Ability to operate a cash register, count and give correct change
  • Interest in working with people
  • Ability to work rotating weekends and holidays as scheduled

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