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Jobs at Louisiana Art & Science Museum 

Below is a listing of job opportunities currently available at the Art & Science Museum. Please contact the museum about these open positions only.

Full Time

Applying: Please send a letter of interest, resume, and references jobs@lasm.org. References will only be contacted with your permission.

Operations Coordinator

Job Title: Operations Coordinator

Department:  Operations

Supervisor:  Assistant Director

Position Type: Full-time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Overview: The Operations Coordinator supports the Louisiana Art &Science Museum's mission through management, hiring, and training a team of operations staff that is prepared to serve the organization's many audiences and support the work of those on staff who create and implement programs and exhibitions. The position requires an individual who enjoys working with people, is a problem-solver, is adaptable, and demonstrates grace under pressure.

Skill/Education Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years proven personnel management and supervision experience
  • Minimum 3 years in customer service-oriented environment
  • Exemplary people/communications skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Bachelor’s degree

Competencies

  • Superior organizational skill with the ability to plan, organize, prioritize, meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Responsive to changing needs
  • Analytical and resourceful problem solver; thinking on the go
  • Ability to work collaboratively with staff across disciplines
  • Comfortable adapting to and learning new technologies
  • Comfortable coordinating a fast-paced, dynamic work environment

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Staff Management
    • Recruit, hire, train, schedule, and supervise the floor staff with an ongoing emphasis on customer service and the visitor experience
  • Logistics
    • Work in concert with the museum’s operations, interpretation, and education staffs to ensure an excellent visitor experience, including the management and oversight of the check-in and movement of school groups and the public throughout the museum
    • Open communication across departments to ensure smooth and enjoyable experiences for visitors
  • Administrative/Financial Oversight
    • Oversee reconciliation procedures for admissions desk
    • Manage POS and related reporting
  • Customer Service
    • Maintain standards of excellence and best practices
    • Provide on-going training for staff
    • Encourage and maintain a positive, respectful environment for staff and visitors
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Part Time

Applicants may apply in person at the visitor services center, Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or may email their resume to jobs@lasm.org.

Museum Guide (rolling applications accepted)

Museum guides play an important role at Louisiana Art & Science Museum and contribute to the successful operation of the museum by:

  • presenting museum programs to school groups and the general public
  • working in coordination with the museum’s operations staff to manage school group visits
  • monitoring art exhibitions, interactive exhibits and public spaces to insure that they are safe and secure
  • providing visitors with accurate information on the museum's operations, exhibits and programs
  • maintaining an orderly and functional work space
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