Employment Opportunities at KHS

Stone Oven Baker Associate / Museum Retail Associate (Part Time)

(About the Program)

The Kona Historical Society is looking for a part-time Baker Associate/Museum Retail Associate 10-20 hours a week.  A baking associate works in all capacities as needed in our non-profit outdoor museum at the Portuguese Stone Bread Oven on Thursdays.  This includes but is not limited to being able to talk about the background of the Oven and working with the Baker to mix dough in early morning and set up oven and sales areas; working with visitors and volunteers during panning of the dough; assist baking the bread and general cleanup.  A baking associate will need to be comfortable taking direction and working unassisted. 
The Museum Retail Associate is responsible for providing the highest level of customer service to our patrons.  Associates are responsible for orienting museum patrons and generating sales of tours and retail product by providing customers with engaging product information, details about Museum programs, and focused hospitality. Sales Associates assist with restocking and rotating merchandise, cleaning and maintaining small retail space, and provide responsive engagement with patrons, responsible maintenance of cash drawer, and facility with Square/iPad e-commerce system.
Candidate should have flexibility, the ability to lift and carry stock up to 40lbs, the ability to work on feet for extended periods of time, positive outlook, and enthusiasm for outdoor museum environments. Other duties as directed.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit resume, via e-mail to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) and include “Baker / Retail Associate” in the subject line.  Selected applicants will be contacted.  We are regretfully unable to respond to phone calls and emails regarding the status of applications and the recruiting process.
BENEFITS:
-Working for a non-profit organization that you believe in
-Frequently working in a beautiful outside environment
-Using your skills to benefit schoolchildren and your community
-Being a part of a worthwhile cause