Open Positions \\ Museum Shop

Museum Shop Sales Associate

The Museum Shop is seeking a part-time Sales Associate. The selected candidate will provide knowledgeable and courteous service to customers; operate a Point of Sale computer system to transact sales; maintain visual display and store cleanliness as required. In addition, responsibilities will include: telephone orders, mail orders, special orders, receiving, ticketing and stocking merchandise and tracking inventory.

Previous experience with Point of Sale computer is necessary. The ability to work effectively in a team and with a diverse clientele is required. The candidate must be able to lift 30 pounds.  Interest in or coursework toward a degree in Merchandising is desirable. A High School Diploma is preferred. Availability to work weekend hours required and some evening work may be requested.

Interested candidates should submit resumes with a cover letter by email to or mail to Employee Experience, Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square, Salem, MA 01970. PEM is committed to diversity among its employees and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.