Art Gallery Attendant/Full-time/Part-time/Temporary_COVID-19

Indianapolis Museum of Art - Austin, TX 78712 (University Of Texas area)
$15 - $18 an hour

Art Gallery Attendant/Full-time/Part-time/Temporary_COVID-19

Provides security and safety of the Museum, our Guests, and Staff. Requires prolonged periods of standing and walking inside and outside. The gallery attendant will be trained by our security team and posted throughout the campus to remain vigilant while providing exceptional customer service to our guests. All security personnel are trained to report incidents, accidents, and medical emergencies.

Primary Responsibilities:

The following responsibilities describe the general nature of work for employees in this position, but this is not intended as an exclusive or all-inclusive inventory.

  • Interact with the general public and museum staff. Possess strong people skills
  • Assist guests in regard to general inquiries and museum rules by representing the Museum and security staff in a professional and customer service oriented manner
  • Post and rove, observing artwork and guests in assigned post of responsibility. This includes the Lilly House and the Art & Nature Park
  • Completes daily inventories of all galleries
  • Work independently with the ability to exercise good judgement in carrying out the museums standard policies and procedures for the security and safety of our guests and the artwork.
  • Position requires prolonged periods of standing and walking. Approximately 95% of time is spent standing or moving around inside galleries, outside on Grounds, and in the Gardens. Must be able to stand and remain alert for extended period of time
  • Report all incidents, accidents, or medical emergencies as required. Respond to emergencies, such as medical and bomb threats; and to alarms, such as fire and intrusion by following emergency response procedures
  • Implement appropriate emergency responses to fire, safety, and access procedures by following security procedures established for these emergency responses
  • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities of the art or unsafe conditions within the gallery such as equipment or property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences

Required Skills:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Applicant must have a high school diploma/ GED equivalent and the ability to complete the required security training for the position.
  • Proficiency in use of computer programs such as Microsoft Office (Word/Outlook).
  • Have excellent customer service attitude and related experience.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary

Pay: $15.00 - $18.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Referral Program
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Insurance


  • 10 Hour Shift
  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night Shift

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus Pay
  • Commission Pay
  • Signing Bonus
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