The Oakland Museum of California values are fundamental to our institutional culture and guide our work together.
Excellence: We are committed to excellence and working at the highest standards of integrity and professionalism.
Community: We believe everyone should feel welcome and part of our community, both within the Museum and with our visitors and neighbors.
Innovation: We embrace innovation and calculated risk-taking to achieve our mission.
Commitment: Our work at the Museum demonstrates a sense of purpose and a shared accountability for the institution’s success.
The part-time Gallery Guide circulates throughout the OMCA galleries to enhance the museum experience for visitors by providing friendly and knowledgeable information about the exhibitions, ensuring a quality visit. The Gallery Guide also helps assess and maintain the safety of the collections and visitors. This position primarily assists with rotating exhibitions and providing additional coverage as needed. The work schedule is anticipated for up to 20 hours per week, as needed on: Thursday 10:30-4:00, Friday 10:30-5:00 or 3:30-10:00, and Sunday 10:30-6:00.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following reflects OMCA’s definition of essential functions for this position, but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. OMCA may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
A combination of experience and education that demonstrates possession of the necessary knowledge and abilities for this position is required as noted:
WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is frequently exposed to the following:
The Oakland Museum of California is a multicultural organization, committed to diversity and practicing equal opportunity employment in recruitment and hiring. Qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for open positions.