University of Georgia Libraries

POSITION: Georgia Capitol Museum Tour Guide (75% Time)

DEPARTMENT: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, Georgia Capitol Museum

HOURLY SALARY: $11.973 per hour

JOB SUMMARY:

The Tour Guide is responsible to the Tour Manager for facilitating the Georgia Capitol Museumís educational programs, including providing guided tours and other educational activities. Specifically, the Tour Guide leads groups of visitors on walking tours of the Georgia Capitol building. Additionally, this position works at the Tour Desk, providing assistance and information about state government and Georgia history to visitors in person, online and over the phone.

Activities and decisions are varied in nature, requiring independent action and judgment in solving common problems. Unusual cases or questionable matters are resolved with this position's supervisor. This position is a 30 hours per week, full benefits eligible position. The Georgia Capitol Museum is located in the State Capitol building in Atlanta, Georgia.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

40% Leads guided tours of the Georgia Capitol for schoolchildren and adults.

40% Works at the Tour Desk providing assistance and information about state government and Georgia history to visitors in person, online and over the phone.

10% Schedules visitor groups and confirms reservations.

5% Assists Tour Manager in the training and supervising of volunteers.

5% Maintains flexibility and awareness of changes and needs in the office and organization by assuming similar duties and responsibilities as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification required:

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies required to successfully perform work:

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APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Only applications submitted through the University of Georgia's Human Resources Employment website will be considered. Please visit the University of Georgia's Human Resources Employment website at https://www.ugajobsearch.com/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp and follow the instructions to submit an online application. Position posting number = 20140147.