Part Time 20 hrs/week- Includes weekends plus occasional weekday shifts.
Work on holidays, holiday weekends, and festivals is required.
Background: Two of MASS MoCA’s installations in Building 6 / The Robert W. Wilson Building feature interactive works by James Turrell and Laurie Anderson. The James Turrell retrospective features nine installations that elevate visitor experience and perception of light and space. Installations range in scale, degree of visibility, group size capacity, and length of time required for engagement. Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson has designed two interactive elements that use virtual reality.
General Duties: Gallery Attendants are responsible for managing the Waitwhile line management and reservation system for the Special Exhibitions, which include- but are not limited to- the James Turrell and Laurie Anderson experiences. Gallery attendants act as a liaison to the exhibits and assist with visitor services, including scheduling and customer relations. Gallery Attendants may be scheduled to assist with any additional public facing resource needs that arise. The success of this position is contingent on positive engagement with our donors, visitors, and peers.