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(770) 606-5700

Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $14 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $10 + tax
Student with ID: $10 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $12 + tax

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA

Employment

Tellus Science Museum is an equal opportunity employer. To be considered for employment, candidates are required to complete an application in person at the museum.

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Part-Time Café Staff

SUMMARY: Prepare and serve food and beverages in the Café, Private Dining Room, and Banquet Hall, and for Special Events; while providing a unique and welcoming environment, good food, and exceptional customer service

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

• Assist in the daily food and beverage preparation.

• Assist in maintaining a clean atmosphere both in the kitchen and in The Café.

• Handle cash register, following opening, closing, and cash handling procedures.

• Help to replenish food, beverage, and condiment items as needed.

• Cooperate with other staff regarding catering and special events.

• Remain current on all food safety and alcohol service guidelines and insure they are followed.

• Constantly strive to give the best customer service we can offer.

• Be responsible for ensuring high standards of professionalism in all areas of responsibility.

• Perform other tasks and projects as requested by supervisor.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or general education degree (GED) required. Strong customer service background and food industry experience preferred. Must be available to work nights, holidays, and weekends and varying shifts.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Valid Driver’s License

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Retail and office environment, non-standard hours, weekends required on a regular or rotational basis. Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.  Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Part-Time Education Program Staff

SUMMARY: Learn and conduct educational and enrichment programs for students, scouts, adults and other museum guests in fields of geology, general science, astronomy and/or transportation.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Conduct educational and enrichment programs for students, scouts, adults and other clients.

Operate Planetarium and give effective live show presentations.

• Restock and/or replace expendable program supplies and organize classrooms.

• Assist with museum special events, lectures, outreach etc. as scheduled.

• Maintain a positive attitude and the ability to adapt to changes in daily itinerary on short notice.

• Arrive on time, at least 15 minutes before a program meeting begins or as directed.

• Be willing to learn new information on an ongoing basis, through training, research and hands-on experiences.

• Be comfortable with public speaking.

• Work with/as a team; be flexible, sociable, pleasant and respectful.

• Provide excellent customer service.

• Ensure that employees understand the mission and goals of the museum, maintain building and collection security, maintain building cleanliness, handle and care for the collection appropriately, and project a warm and friendly attitude toward guests and fellow staff.

• Be responsible for ensuring high standards of professionalism in all areas of responsibility.

• Ongoing professional development.

• Perform other tasks and projects as requested by supervisor.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Four-year college degree and two years education experience preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent verbal communication skills, ability to interact with students, positive attitude and flexibility are required.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Valid Driver’s License

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Museum and office environment, non-standard hours, generally within 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday, extended hours and weekends required on a regular and/or rotating basis. Some travel within the region. The noise level in the office environment is usually low to moderate; museum environment can be medium to high. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.   Must be able to stand on hard flooring, walk quickly, and speak continuously for a minimum of four hours at a time and for some events, longer periods of time with appropriate breaks.

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Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $14 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $10 + tax
Student with ID: $10 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $12 + tax

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA

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