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partTime
Theater ,
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Miguel Ontiveros

WNDR MUSEUM -- AMBASSADOR

About the Role:

The reimagined WNDR experience features one-of-a-kind installations from artists, collectives, and studios locally and globally. Leaning into cutting-edge technologies, WNDR Museum prioritizes joy, curiosity and creativity while ensuring safety through thought-provoking, interactive technologies and stunning installations that do not require touch. WNDR intends to disrupt ideas of the traditional museum experience through interactive, immersive art and play. WNDR museum is an immersive art + technology experience featuring a Yayoi Kusama Infinity Mirrored Room, and places works from Keith Haring, Barbara Kurger, and Alex Israel.

WNDR is looking for new team members! As an ambassador, your role is to be the ultimate guide and inspire all guests of the museum. Major duties include facilitating guest flow, assisting guests with their photo opps, understanding all aspects of WNDR museum and its exhibits/concepts. You’ll be great for this role if you can adapt and multitask in an ever-evolving environment, love art + technology, are a team player, enjoy wearing many professional hats, and are available to commit to a minimum of 3-4 shifts/week with open weekend availability.

Responsibilities Include:

Greeting guests upon entry. Scanning tickets. Assisting with way finding. Engaging with guests. Be able to speak confidently and accurately to all aspects of WNDR museum and its exhibits and concepts. Managing the flow of guests between installations. Being a human selfie stick, helping our guests capture social media-worthy photos. Working in our retail space. Representing the museum with character and integrity. Keeping our space clean, organized and orderly. Build a culture of both creative and operational excellence.Essential Functions:

The following are essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable otherwise qualified candidates to complete these essential functions.

Walking up and down multiple flights of stairs frequently throughout shifts. Standing and/or walking for up to 12 hours. Being present in a space with a significant amount of multi-sensory stimulation, including but not limited to: multiple recorded audio tracks played over speakers, crowd noise, abrupt shifts in lighting, and multiple video devices visible at once. Being present in a space with moderately loud music playing for up to 12 hours. Operating a POS system and passing items to guests over counters or other surfaces, including food and beverages. Knowledge/Skill:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience leading teams and day-to-day operations. Experience working in a creative or service industry preferred. Strong leadership, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, start-up environment.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: From $15.00 per hour

Schedule:

10-20 hours a week / weekend availability

Job Type: Permanent
Location: CHICAGO, IL / WEST LOOP