Part Time Gallery Attendant

The Noguchi Museum

The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum seeks a responsible, attentive individual to work at the museum entry desk and galleries. The position reports to the Manager of Visitor Services.


Greet visitors at the Museum entry desk.

Collect admissions fees and help with directions and general Museum information.

Answer phone calls to the main phone line and transfer calls, take messages, and assist as necessary.

Carry out other entry desk projects as requested.

Walk through galleries in the Museum and assist visitors, enforce museum policies, and provide security.


Good communication skills and prior experience interacting with the public are necessary.

Previous museum experience and/or a background in the arts, art history, or museum studies is preferred.

The Gallery Attendant position is part-time, located in The Noguchi Museum in Long Island City, Queens. The current opening is for 1–3 days a week, and applicants must be able to work Saturdays and Sundays. Hours correspond to the Museum’s public schedule, Monday–Friday, 10 am–5 pm, and Saturday–Sunday, 11 am–6 pm.

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter by email to: with subject line “Gallery Attendant Position”

Or mail to:

Gallery Attendant Position

The Noguchi Museum

32-37 Vernon Boulevard

Long Island City, NY 11106

Posted on April 26