Volunteer Position - Data Squad

Passionate about pop culture? We want you.

REPORTS TO

Volunteer Program Staff

SCHEDULE

Must commit to a minimum of one shift monthly. Shifts are typically held on the first Saturday of the month (morning and afternoon shifts available).

TRAINING

Training will be provided


SUMMARY

MoPOP is looking for enthusiastic volunteers that enjoy interacting with the public. Volunteers will contribute to the guest experience by collecting visitor feedback on our exhibits. Through surveying and interviewing, volunteers will have the chance to share valuable feedback to continually improve our exhibits. An aptitude or interest in audience research is desired.

JOB DUITIES

  • Approach guests for data collection (surveying or interviews)
  • Carry out evaluation projects accurately and according to the direction and protocols established through training
  • Establish rapport with a wide variety of guests while asking questions in a consistent manner
  • Accurately report guest feedback
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALITIES DESIRED

  • Strong communication skills and comfort with guest interaction
  • Welcoming personality and enthusiasm for working with museum’s diverse visitors
  • Fluency in languages in addition to English is a plus
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and flexibility should difficult situations arise
  • Ability to present oneself in a professional manner with regards to personal appearance and hygiene 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Able to listen and transcribe spoken word with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Able to commit to at least six-months and to volunteer a minimum of one shift a month
  • 18+ years old
  • Successfully complete a criminal background check and reference check

Applications

Complete the online MoPOP Volunteer Application. If you have any questions, please email volunteers@MOPOP.org or call 206-770-2750. Please contact us to request a paper application.

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