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Museum Shop Weekend Supervisor

We are seeking a highly motivated and outgoing part-time Weekend Supervisor for the award winning museum shop. As part of the merchandising team and under the direction of the Museum Shop Manager, the successful candidate will oversee the effective weekend operations of the store. Candidates must provide a wide range of skills, which include exemplary customer service, the ability to lead by example, and must enjoy engaging with the public.

The Weekend Supervisor must be comfortable conversing with the general public and must have excellent problem solving skills, attention to detail, and the ability to remain calm in high-pressure situations. A strong candidate will have a friendly, personable manner, an interest in art, and a passion for working with people.

Prior experience in retail management and customer service preferred. Demonstrate proficiency in point of sale computer system plus all museum required computer applications. 21-28 hours per week, with at least one weekend day required. Standing for extended periods and ability to lift 30 lbs required.

Qualified candidates should email their resume and cover letter to or mail to Employee Experience, Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square, Salem, MA 01970-3783. PEM is committed to diversity among its employees and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.