Museum Reception/Program Sales Assistant


organization:Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
position summary:

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is seeking a full-time Museum Reception/Program Sales Assistant. This position provides switchboard services for OMSI, greets guests, and provides sales, customer service and clerical support for Program Sales and other Retail departments.

The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of a TTY telephone phone system, computer skills including Microsoft Excel and Word, Outlook, Scheduler Plus, Act!, Patron Edge and Financial Edge, excellent organizational skills with attention to detail, ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks, excellent verbal and communication skills, able to present professional, positive image over the phone and in person, strong initiative and highly self-motivated with the ability to work independently as well as in a team setting, strategic and creative problem solver, with the ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment, and demonstrated ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Working knowledge of OMSI’s programs, prices, exhibits and activities and bilingual – English and Spanish is preferred.

Candidate must also have an Associate’s Degree in science, communication, marketing or a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience, a Minimum 2 years experience in sales, customer service or a related field, phone experience, and pass pre-employment checks such as a criminal background check and reference checks. A minimum 1 year general office experience is preferred.

If this sounds like the perfect position, please visit to apply! Applications are available to download on our website, as well as in the Employment Office to pick up. To submit your application materials, you have the option to fax, email, mail or drop off in person your completed application materials to:

Attention: Human Resources
1945 SE Water Avenue
Portland, OR 97214

OR Fax: 503.239.7818 or Email: [email protected]

Pay: $10.28 - $12.33 per hour.
Position open until filled.

OMSI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Salary / Pay Rate:$10.28 - $12.33 per hour
Other:Equal Opportunity Employer