Event Associate

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art

Greensburg PA

Work Location: In-office


  • Part Time
  • Greensburg PA (Remote)
  • Thu, Feb 29, 2024
  • Work Location: In-office
  • Museum
  • Hourly Rate (USD$): 16.00

Website The Westmoreland Museum of American Art

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art seeks an enthusiastic individual to work in the important Event Associate role with the Visitor Experiences & Special Events Team. The Event Associate will work under the direction of the Events Manager to help take our Museum event and outside rentals to the next level, providing exceptional customer service. The Event Associate works to create a positive and enjoyable experience for guests while ensuring Museum property is always kept safe, clean and properly maintained.
Responsibilities also include:

– Assisting with table and chair set up and breakdown
– Assisting with food and beverage preparation, setup and clean up
– Cleaning, recycling and ensuring a clean environment at all times
– Placing event d├ęcor, linens, table settings, etc.
– Greeting vendors and guests and directing them as appropriate
– Enforcing venue policies and procedures
– Answering questions and providing directions
– Following Museum safety procedures in performing all duties of the job
– Performing other duties as assigned by the Events Manager.

Candidates for this position must be flexible, reliable, observant, and possess strong customer service skills. Prior experience working with the public in a special event or hospitality setting is preferred. Individuals must be available to work flexible hours including days, evenings, weekends and holidays. ServSafe and Ramp certification required. If not currently certified, Museum will provide training and candidate must be able to take and pass training to obtain certification. This position is Part-time, less than 20 hours per week.

Employment offers are contingent upon satisfactory verification or criminal, and/or employment background checks.

The Westmoreland is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@thewestmoreland.org