Front Desk Attendant
The Erie Art Museum is actively seeking a Front Desk Attendant. The Front Desk Attendant functions as the first point of contact for museum visitors and callers. The incumbent also provides information to visitors and callers about the daily calendar of exhibitions, events, tours, and classes. As a cashier, the attendant also transacts payments for registrations, gallery sales, and retail sales in our gift shop. Strong customer service, strong communication skills, and an ability to interact effectively with the public are essential to this position. This position includes evening and weekend hours, special events work, and tours.
For more information, download the Front Desk Attendant Job Description.
The Erie Art Museum is looking for an ambitious and multi-talented Executive Director to build on this regional museum’s profile at the center of a multimillion-dollar downtown reinvestment initiative. Located in downtown Erie, Pennsylvania (population 100,000) in a recently renovated, LEED-certified facility, the museum is beloved in the community and a regional draw, known for its distinguished and eclectic programming. Its diverse collection of approximately 8,000 items pays significant homage to regional artists. There is opportunity to further develop collaborations with four area colleges and universities and to connect with the artistic and cultural hubs of the tri-city area around Erie that includes Cleveland, Ohio, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania and Buffalo, New York, all under two hours away. Pre-COVID-19, the museum had an annual
attendance of over 15,000 visitors and an annual budget of nearly $1M. It recently established solid financial footing and a small endowment, and growing the museum’s long-term financial security remains a priority for the Board of
For more information, download the Executive Director Job Description.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: OCTOBER 26, 2020