Greeter I

Unscheduled part time, 19 hours per week, including weekends and holidays.  Temporary until March 2019.

Minimum Qualifications: Excellent interpersonal skills; outgoing and friendly demeanor; one to two years of customer service experience. Ability to work in adverse weather conditions and stand for long periods of time.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Greeters are responsible for providing information, direction, show times, prices and activities in or around the museum. Greet busses and give group orientations. Check visitors for proper admission; challenges inappropriate behavior with students. Scan or tear tickets in theaters/special exhibits. Assist with lost children. Remind guests to not touch exhibit. Interact with guests and assist them with using Virtual Reality experiences. Safely operation attractions in “Your Brain” exhibit.  

  • Working at The Franklin Institute

    Advance your career by working at The Franklin Institute! Applications from candidates at all levels of training, experience, and education are accepted for positions in administrative, curatorial, security, trade, and professional areas. The Franklin Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Cover letters and resumes can be submitted to our Human Resources Department in a variety of ways:

    Email: (Please indicate the position for which you are applying in the subject line.)

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    The Franklin Institute
    ATTN: Human Resources Department
    222 North 20th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    Fax: 215.448.1121

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