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Job ID: 49469
Job Views: 2907
Location: Saint Augustine, FL
Zip Code: 32084
Job Category: Retail
Employment Type: Part time
Salary: per hour
Posted: 03.19.2018

Shrine Museum Docent

Saint Augustine, FL


Occupations

Food Services-Hospitality: Guide (Tour)

Job Description

Job Title: Shrine Museum Docent

Reports to: Shrine Manager

Description: The position requires an experienced, responsible, and motivated person to open and close the Shrine according to its hours of operation while maintaining the integrity of the facility.  The docent is the Archdiocesan representative within the Colonial Quarter.   He or she presents the history of the Shrine, the glory of God through Orthodoxy, the history of the New Smyrna colonists and Avero House to large groups, families or individuals. 

Hours: Part time, 8-16 hours/week

Salary: $10.00 - $13.00 per hour, commensurate with experience

Experience: 1 year working in a retail, church or school environment; 1 year plus of working with a point of sale system; 1 year purchasing and receiving experience.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Greet and welcome visitors.
  • Provide Museum and Chapel information to visitors.
  • Comfortably and positively work with guests to sell inventory.
  • Assist in cash handling functions including POS system, registers and daily reporting.
  • Maintain the daily operation of the gift shop within the guidelines of retail operating procedures.
  • Assist in merchandising functions including display and store design, inventory receiving through POS system, stocking merchandise, brochures, and chapel candles, and merchandise pricing.
  • Assist in accounting of inventory within the gift shop and museum along-side Shrine Manager.
  • Assure gift shop area, museum, chapel and courtyard achieve the highest standards in areas of cleanliness, presentation and service.
  • Sweep, dust, clean, organize merchandise.
  • Accurately take phone messages and phone orders.
  • Assist with preparation of bulk mailings.
  • Perform other tasks as needed.

Job Requirements

Warm and friendly disposition; professional in approach and appearance.

Computer proficiency is a must.

Must be sales assertive and have strong customer service skills. Enthusiasm and a high energy level required to create an enjoyable atmosphere. 

Excellent multi-tasking skills. Prioritizes and performs a variety of concurrent tasks with minimal direction. 

Ability to communicate clearly with visitors, co-worker, customers and volunteers.

Ability to help maintain the cleanliness of the facility.

Able to lift up to 15lbs. and able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time.

Knowledge of St Augustine, the history of Greeks and Minorcans influence in the city of St. Augustine and its Colonial Quarter.Job Requirements:

Warm and friendly disposition; professional in approach and appearance.

Computer proficiency is a must.

Must be sales assertive and have strong customer service skills. Enthusiasm and a high energy level required to create an enjoyable atmosphere. 

Excellent multi-tasking skills. Prioritizes and performs a variety of concurrent tasks with minimal direction. 

Ability to communicate clearly with visitors, co-worker, customers and volunteers.

Ability to help maintain the cleanliness of the facility.

Able to lift up to 15lbs. and able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time.

Knowledge of St Augustine, the history of Greeks and Minorcans influence in the city of St. Augustine and its Colonial Quarter.