Sacramento Children’s Museum seeks a Birthday Party Attendant/Front Desk Staff to play a key role in the Museum’s day-to-day operations. This person will facilitate birthday parties and staff the front desk at SCM while maintaining the highest standards of friendly, helpful and responsive customer service at all times. A qualified candidate must be able to work weekends and should have cash register experience, be creative, and enthusiastic about working with young children and their families.
● Host Museum birthday parties and provide birthday families with a positive party experience;
● Greet birthday families and assist with party set-up, including decorating, and clean-up;
● Manage birthday party time schedule and itinerary;
● Regularly communicate with the birthday family throughout the party;
● Be an enthusiastic birthday party host;
Positively engage and interact with guests at the front desk;
Assist visitors by providing pertinent information regarding Museum exhibits, programs, and services;
Perform Museum opening and/or closing procedures;
● Consistently work in a positive and cooperative manner with all SCM staff;
Communicate well with visitors. Remain polite, courteous and helpful;
Be a strong team player with a positive attitude;
● Perform other duties as assigned.
● Must be available to work weekends and have the flexibility to work holidays and evenings;
● Demonstrated experience working with children ages 0-8 in classrooms, museums, recreational settings, and/or afterschool programs;
Experience in a customer service role;
Experience using a cash register;
Excellent communication skills and ability to interact positively with children, adults, and large groups from diverse backgrounds;
Must have the ability to remain calm, be flexible, and foster positive social skills;
Must be comfortable with being responsible for a broad variety of tasks;
Bilingual skills preferred; and
Must be able to lift 20 lbs.
To apply, please forward your resume and cover letter in a Microsoft Word or PDF attachment to with “Birthday Party Attendant/Front Desk Staff” in the subject line.
Sacramento Children’s Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.