University of Alaska UAF Museum Attendant in Fairbanks, Alaska

UAF Museum Attendant

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Classification:Temporary Clerical

Grade:Temporary Staff Grade 72

Work type:Temporary

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks

School/Business unit:UA Museum of the North



Position Summary:The UA Museum of the North seeks outgoing, customer service and sales oriented people for the summer season, May - September. Full time and part time positions available, daily from 8a.m. to 7:30p.m. $11.68 / hour


100Provide excellent customer service for our visitors.

Take an active role in the selling, displaying, storage, tracking and marketing of Museum store merchandise.

Sell museum admission tickets, movie tickets and optional tours.

Answer questions visitors may have about the museum and Alaska.

Verify and monitor daily sales and admission deposits.

Organize and maintain Visitor Services files.

Impose and monitor Museum security procedures.

Assist with a variety of special events.

Assist with tour companies and other visiting groups.

Assist Visitor Services with a variety of duties as assigned.Essential

Join an amazing team at the Univ. of Alaska Museum of the North.

The Visitor Services department is looking for a few great people to join this fast paced, customer service focused team. We have an amazing time helping visitors from all over the world, every day. This is a customer service position where our main focus is simply making sure our guests feel welcome and enjoy their time at the museum.

We are looking for friendly, energetic individuals that are committed to providing excellent service to our visitors. Cash handling and prior tourism experience preferred. A background in retail sales is helpful but not necessary.

Must be willing to work between the hours of 8 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. Will be asked to work a varied schedule, Sunday through Saturday. Will be required to work additional hours as special events require.

Join us for a busy summer season. Spend your days in an incredible museum, helping people enjoy their once in a lifetime trip to Alaska.

If you need assistance applying to this posting, please contact UAF Office of Human Resources at 907-474-7700.

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus. For more information, please go to:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF. The policy can be located at:

Advertised:18 Apr 2016Alaskan Daylight Time

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