Open Positions

Admissions Sales Associate

High school diploma or GED and a minimum six months to one year of demonstrated success in a customer service, sales or call center environment.

Provides a high level of customer service by selling and promoting all activities, programs, and services associated with the Milwaukee Public Museum and Theater including special events, membership, and admissions.

The Milwaukee Public Museum is currently looking for a friendly, dependable, energetic, and customer-oriented individual who enjoys working with the general public to fill our part-time I opening. The Admission Sales Associate is responsible for selling tickets, cash handling, data entry, and providing information for our visitors. Exceptional customer service skills are a must.  Hours for the position vary among scheduled shifts and nights/weekends are included. The pay rate for the position is $8.13 per hour.

Custodial/Utility Worker

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. Previous custodial experience strongly preferred.

Under the direction of and reporting to the Custodial and Grounds Supervisor, performs a variety of material handling, driving pick-up & delivery, and janitorial & cleaning duties within the Milwaukee Public Museum facility and off-site locations in order to maintain a clean, pleasant, and safe environment for visitors and staff. Responsible for these duties in assigned areas and collective team projects.

The Milwaukee Public Museum is looking for a dependable, energetic, and customer-oriented individual to fill our part-time II opening. Responsibilities are the interior and exterior cleaning of the museum, which includes trash collection and removal, cleaning of restrooms, and the set up/break down of tables/chairs for internal/external functions. Must be able to move/lift heavy objects (100 pounds). Other duties required during facility rental functions are assisting outside vendors with event preparation, basic set/up & break down and overall cleanliness of the facility during events. High school diploma or equivalent along with a valid driver’s license and the ability to work independently as well as with a team is required.  Previous experience in custodial, hospitality, and/or janitorial is strongly recommended. Shifts vary and include weekends. The pay rate is $11.18 per hour along with pro-rated benefits.

Security Officer I

A High school diploma or general equivalent degree (GED) is required. One year previous security experience and basic computer skills are required.     

Under the direction of, and reporting to, the Security Manager, the Officer I performs general and shift specific security duties in and around the physical facility of the Milwaukee Public Museum. An Officer I ensure the safety and well being of Museum visitors and staff, and protects and maintains the safety of the Museum’s collections and information.

The Milwaukee Public Museum is currently looking for a dependable, energetic, and customer service oriented individual to fill our part-time II (32 hrs) opening with schedules assigned to work all three shifts (1st, 2nd, & 3rd), weekends and holidays. The security officer is responsible for museum patrols, conducting tours, monitoring access, providing escorts, and working in dispatch. The base pay rate is $12.04 per hour and pro-rated benefits are offered. 

Keyholder/Concessions Specialist

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and a minimum of one year of customer service and cash handling experience. Has previous experience of demonstrated excellent customer service. Experience opening and/or closing in a retail environment preferred.

The Key Holder/Concession Specialist performs frontline sales duties in the Museum Shops and the MPM Dome Theater and Planetarium under the direction of the Museum Shop Manager, Director, and work direction of the Dome Theater and Planetarium Director. The Key Holder/Concessions Specialist assumes lead worker roles to ensure customer satisfaction, enhances sales and ensures the accuracy of opening and closing procedures.

The Milwaukee Public Museum is currently looking for a dependable, energetic, self-motivated and customer-oriented individual who enjoys working with the general public to fill our part-time I opportunity. The major responsibility is to operate the theater concessions stand to include the open/close procedures, cash handling, selling, inventory and basic cleanliness of the concession area. This position also performs similar duties of a Theater Assistant and Shop Keyholder. Strong customer service, sales and leadership skills required. Candidates must have a high school diploma and a minimum of one year of customer service and cash handling experience. Hours vary among scheduled shifts (includes days, weekends, and evenings).The position offers competitive pay.