Museum Assistant Front of House PT x2

Job No: BRC303
Location: Bathurst

About the role

Bathurst Regional Council is currently seeking innovative individuals with proven high quality customer service skills, merchandising, cash handling, stocktaking skills and computer literacy including website management and social media platforms. The successful candidates will be self motivated and have an understanding of what it takes to work with a team to provide high quality visitor experiences. The ideal candidates will have a passion and knowledge of minerals and fossils and day to day operations of working in a museum or tourism environment.

Both of these positions report directly to the Museum Coordinator - Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum. 

Key Requirements

  • Ability to provide high quality customer service and a positive image of the Museum and Bathurst Regional Council.
  • Retail experience, including cash handling, shop presentation skills and stocktaking.
  • Demonstrated experience in dealing with people in a polite, friendly and informative manner.
  • Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated and undertake tasks unsupervised.
  • Ability to work cohesively in a team environment providing positive input into the work environment.
  • Computer skills, including word processing, maintaining databases, web and social media platforms.
  • A current paid Working with Children Check.

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This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional, audio and drug & alcohol screen.

Salary: $827.40 to $869.29 per week (plus weekend loading) + super 

Position Status: Permanent Part Time 

Hours of work: 

Position 562: 30 hours per week - Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday - 8:45am to 4:45pm with a 30 minute lunch break 

Position 565: 30 hours per week - Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday - 8:45am to 4:45pm with a 30 minute lunch break 

Application closing date: Sunday, 5 February 2023, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: AFMM Coordinator - Penny Packham - 02 6338 2861

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job. 

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About Bathurst Regional Council

Congratulations on taking the first step toward joining one of the Bathurst Region’s largest employers! Bathurst Regional Council employs over 400 staff in a diverse range of careers and provides a large range of services to our community. Working for Council is a stimulating and rewarding career option, providing the opportunity to be part of a team contributing to shaping the success and future of our Region.

Bathurst really is the best of both worlds – a beautiful country lifestyle just two and a half hours from Sydney. Bathurst is Australia’s oldest inland settlement located just over 200 kilometres west of Sydney on the Macquarie River. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra and there is no shortage of things to see and do if you want to explore or take a lazy Sunday drive.