Jobs At CHM

Guest Services Associate


  • Classification: Regular, Hourly, Non-exempt, 30+ Hours per week with Benefits
  • Location: Mountain View, CA
  • Department: Operations and Front of House


The Computer History Museum is the world’s leading institution exploring the history of computing and its ongoing impact on society.  The Guest Services Associate will be a member of the museum front of house team and assist in serving over 200,000 event and exhibit visitors a year.

The position is 30+ hours per week position responsible for helping with the museum reception & general information desk, exhibit admission ticket sales, and front of house guest services including coat & baggage check, lost & found, and enforcement of general safety, security, and museum policies.


  • Provide exceptional hospitality services at the reception, concierge and information desk.  Prioritize customer service over all other tasks at all times.
  • Maintain highest standards of visual appearance and cleanliness for the front desk, coat check, and main lobby areas.  Ensure a “grand opening” look and feel to our guests at all times.
  • Conduct general admission ticket sales and assist in membership promotion and sales
  • On-going maintenance of the coat & baggage check and lost & found programs
  • Maintain knowledge of current and upcoming museum exhibits, events and promotions.  Have a strong understanding of the museum’s history and mission, and have the ability to pass on to our guests.
  • Receive training on the Titan POS system;  safety, security, and museum policies
  • Work closely with the volunteer, retail and café staff to provide an outstanding guest experience daily.
  • Cross train to assist in retail operations as-needed


  • Customer focused, team oriented with strong interpersonal skills
  • Past customer service or retail experience preferred
  • Energetic, creative and enthusiastic
  • Organized, reliable, and able to work independently
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Prior cash management experience
  • Familiarity with a current computerized Point of Sale System
  • Ability to work weekends, evenings and overtime as required
  • Ability to lift and carry 30 lbs.

How to Apply

Please send your resume, cover letter, and a list of 3 professional references to: Be sure to include the position title on the subject line. 


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