Apply - Visitor Services Associate - Part Time

The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is one of the finest museums on the West coast and is celebrated for the superb quality of its permanent collection. Its mission is to integrate art into the lives of people through internationally recognized exhibitions special programs, as well as the thoughtful presentation of its permanent collection.

We are seeking a friendly, outgoing, dependable person with good customer service skills to serve as Visitor Services Associate. This essential role is a facilitator between visitors and the Museum ensuring members and visitors have an enjoyable, engaging, and memorable experience. Your duties will include greeting visitors, providing information about the Museum’s exhibitions, hours and events, collecting admission fees, and selling memberships.

Requires High School diploma or equivalent and excellent public relations skills. One to three years previous cashier experience preferred; knowledge of or interest in art/art history is desirable. Requires some evening, holiday and/or weekend hours when the Museum is open to the public.

  • The position report to the Member and Visitor Services Supervisor.
  • Schedule may include weekends and holidays or variable scheduling may be required, up to 19 hours per week.
  • $17.24 per hour and paid sick leave
  • Successful Background Check is required, and proof of full vaccination for COVID-19.

The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to diversity. The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is recognized for its comprehensive art collection, diverse exhibits, and a broad array of events and community activities.

Contact Information

Please email to:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101


Fax: (805) 966-6840

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Thurs 11 am - 8 pm
Closed Mondays and holidays
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