Weekend Manager


Weekend Manager

Status: Part-time, hourly (weekend availability required). Position opened until filled.

Reports to: Guest Experience Manager

Job Summary: 

In alignment with the Museum’s mission, vision, values and strategic plan, the Weekend Manager will oversee operations at the welcome desk while ensuring a positive guest experience. All employees of CMSD are responsible for supporting CMSD’s goal to become a recognized leader in the children’s museum industry.

Essential Functions:

  • Welcome guests and respond effectively to their needs
  • Process daily admissions, memberships, and gift shop purchases
  • Enter data into museum database
  • Follow cash handling procedures
  • Maximize guest experience by overseeing floor staff
  • Performing other duties as assigned


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Two years of experience in supervision preferred   
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced, high traffic, public environment
  • Exhibits excellent customer service skills
  • Understands and oversees point of sale system and basic computer programs (Microsoft Office)
  • Exhibits organizational, collaborative, and problem-solving skills
  • Communicates effectively and interacts genuinely with people of all backgrounds and abilities
  • Readiness to respond to guests needs/ emergency situations in a calm and comforting manner
  • Strong commitment to the mission, vision, and values of CMSD

TO APPLY: Please send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to:

Children’s Museum of South Dakota
Attn: Charles Stuart
521 4th Street, Brookings, SD 57006


This position is open until filled. EOE

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