Jan 15, 2018Part time
OVERVIEW OF BOYS TOWN Are you passionate about shaping the future of America’s Youth? Boys Town Nebraska is changing the way America cares for children, families and communities by providing and promoting an Integrated Continuum of Care that instills Boys Town values to strengthen body, mind and spirit. Our mission is centered on creating an environment for children that includes trust, discipline, emotional support and respect. We believe that all children and youth have the potential to become bright, productive, adjusted, loving people. Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. As one of the country’s largest nonprofit funded child-care organizations, Boys Town touches the lives of more than 2 million children and families nationwide each year. Join our Town today and help us shape the future of America! OVERVIEW OF JOB Boys Town Nebraska is seeking a Weekend Gift Shop Clerk and Guide to work 2-3 Weekends per month and holidays, based in Omaha, Nebraska. As our Gift Shop Clerk and Guide you will be responsible for opening the gift shop, stock and sell merchandise, greets visitors, monitor the shop during business hours, inventory merchandise, arranges displays, and interact with customers. You will be required to handle cash transactions, and perform light cleaning functions. You will serves as reference source for visitors and callers, review and respond to telephone messages, and redirect telephone calls to appropriate departments within Boys Town. You may also be taking reservations for guided tours and furnishing a self-guided CD for use on the tour; preparing visitor packets for tours and following up with thank you cards. You will potentially conduct tours; communicate Boys Town history and points of interest and answering questions related to the tour and Boys Town. You will coordinate schedules with other tours to ensure that tour paths do not intersect, keep tours on schedule, and arrange lunch for tour groups. SCHEDULE 2-3 Weekends per month and Holidays Weekend Hours Saturday 9am-4pm Sunday 11am - 4pm Holiday Hours Half Days Typically 4-5 hours REQUIRED EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCE, OR SKILLS High school diploma or equivalent is preferred. Previous work experience preferably to include customer service, retail, or tourism. Preferred Some Knowledge Boys Town history. Ability to speak comfortably in front of large groups of strangers in an articulate, professional manner. High level of customer service and interpersonal skills. Computer skills in Microsoft Office. Ability to run and balance a cash register. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Please contact us at 1-877-639-6003 if you need an accommodation to complete the application process. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program.