Retail/Consignment Support, Education Specialist

Natural Bridge State Park
Job Description
Multiple Roles in Recruitment
Retail/Consignment Support, Education Specialist,
Open Until Filled
 
Natural Bridge State Park, located in Rockbridge County, is currently seeking part-time and seasonal employment opportunities for the following positions:
 
 
Administrative & Office Specialist III (Retail Consignment Manager)
            Primary duties in mmanagement of Park’s consignment. Primary duties include; jury selection of consignment vendors, advertisement and coordination of jury selection process, monthly billing and inventory of consignment sales, display and receiving, and loss control. Coordination of artist demonstration days. Additional duties include; operating the cash register and credit card machines, keeping the shop clean and sanitary, floor support, maintenance of adequate inventory, eVa ordering and retail.
            Minimum Qualifications: Ability to operate a cash register and standard business office equipment. Retail experience, ability to train entry-level staff on cash register operation, customer service, and merchandise stocking. Good organizational skills, ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing and perform simple math. Work experience in a customer service environment. Work experience as lead worker or supervisor.
            Preferred Qualifications: high school diploma, equivalent, or higher-level education. Considerable knowledge of business office practices and procedures. Experience related to merchandise purchasing and budget management.
            Filling one (1) position. Starting pay $12.00 per hour.


Education Support Specialist I (Park Interpreter)
            Plan and present a variety of interpretive programs for park visitors of all ages focusing on the natural, environmental, historic and cultural features of Natural Bridge State Park. Programs will include guided walks, campfires, nature crafts, environmental education, recreational activities and outdoor skills. This position will assist in the development of instructional materials and teaching aides to support programs about the geological, geographic, and historic significance of the park. May require outreach activities to schools and civic groups. May require working with volunteers on special park projects. Position requires standing, bending, and walking outdoors exposed to a variety of weather conditions. Must be comfortable with public speaking and providing customer service to the public. Must have the ability to memorize and communicate information. Ability to exercise judgement and decision-making within clearly defined procedures. One year of college with a major or minor studying in one of the fields of the natural sciences or history is preferred.
            Filling one (1) position. Starting pay $11.00 per hour.
 
Employment in these positions is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check. All positions are seasonal/wage positions. No benefits are associated with wage positions.
 
Complete sign and date a Virginia Application for Employment form and submit to the following address:
 
 
Natural Bridge State Park
P.O. Box 57
Natural Bridge, VA 24578
 
Natural Bridge State Park
15 Appledore Lane
Natural Bridge, VA 24578

Downloaded a blank application form from the following link:
www.dcr.virginia.gov/documents/job-application-2015.doc
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