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Chocolate Tastings Associate, Part Time, 12-20 hours per week

Seeking enthusiastic, chocolate loving individuals to serve as Chocolate Tasting Associates. This position facilitates chocolate tastings for guests of The Hershey Story. The Tastings experience features warm drinking chocolates from single countries of origin across the globe, as well as Hershey’s Milk Chocolate. Associates will be responsible for teaching guests about the origins of chocolate, and factors that affect flavor.

The position requires a general knowledge of all Hershey properties as well as opportunities at other local attractions.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully perform major duties/responsibilities:
Special Work Hours (weekends, evenings, holidays, work a varied schedule)
Excellent Communication skills
May be required to stand for 2-3 hours at a time.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Applicants must be at least 16 years old, experience working directly with the public preferred.

This position requires criminal history background checks in addition to child abuse background checks as a condition of employment.

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Museum Experience Associate, Part Time, 15 – 25 hours a week

Seeking engaging and enthusiastic Museum Experience Associates (MEA) to provide front line support to visitors and school groups to The Hershey Story Museum Experience. They must be knowledgeable about all visitor opportunities at The Hershey Story, including the Museum Experience and Special Exhibit Gallery, Chocolate Lab, Chocolate Tasting, Café and Museum Shop.  The position requires a general knowledge of all Hershey properties as well as opportunities at other local attractions.

Major Duties/Responsibilities
Assist visitors with wayfinding and general information about The Hershey Story and answers questions related to museum exhibit content.

Enhance the visitor experience by informing guests of all opportunities at The Hershey Story, other Hershey properties and local attractions.

Assist public during special events and programs on an as needed basis.

Monitor exhibit interactives and video presentations, report operational issues, and provide security and light maintenance of exhibit areas.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully perform major duties/responsibilities:
Computer knowledge a plus
Special Work Hours (weekends, evenings, holidays, work a varied schedule)
Excellent Communication skills
May be required to stand for 2-3 hours at a time.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Applicants must be at least 16 years old, experience working directly with the public preferred.

This position requires criminal history background checks in addition to child abuse background checks as a condition of employment.

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Visitor Experience Associate, Part Time, 15 – 25 hours a week

This position is key to the success of The Hershey Story and a seamless visitor experience.  This position assists guests in all areas of their visit to The Hershey Story.  They must be knowledgeable about all visitor opportunities at The Hershey Story, including the Museum Experience and Special Exhibit Gallery, Chocolate Lab, Chocolate Tasting, Café and Museum Shop. The position requires a general knowledge of all Hershey properties as well as opportunities at other local attractions.

Major Duties/Responsibilities
Responsible for selling tickets to the Museum Experience, Chocolate Lab classes and Chocolate Tasting.  Enhance the visitor experience by informing guests of all opportunities at The Hershey Story, other Hershey properties and local attractions.

Welcome guests, answer questions, and provide information in a friendly and inviting manner.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully perform major duties/responsibilities:
Computer knowledge a plus
Special Work Hours (weekends, evenings, holidays, work a varied schedule)
Good Communication skills
May be required to stand for 2-3 hours at a time.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Applicants must be at least 16 years old, experience working directly with the public preferred.

This position requires criminal history background checks in addition to child abuse background checks as a condition of employment.

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Part-time General Maintenance Technician

Under the supervision of the Director of Facilities, the employee will perform a wide variety of skilled and semi-skilled maintenance and repair tasks at Hershey Gardens and The Hershey Story Museum. The employee will assist in covering hours to support business operations. The facilities are open 7-11 hours per day, 363 days per year.

Summary of Major Duties:
Perform all day to day building maintenance duties
Perform building start up procedures to ready the building for daily operations
Keep maintenance log books up to date
Monitor, control and maintain computer controlled interactives

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully perform major duties/responsibilities:
High School diploma or equivalent
A valid driver’s license is required
Knowledge of materials, tools, methods, and equipment used in the building maintenance trade, such as carpentry, plumbing, painting, electrical, HVAC, and life safety equipment
Ability to stand, walk and kneel for extended periods of time
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Interact and communicate effectively with staff
Ability to react quickly to special situations, including guest emergencies
Special work hours (weekends, evenings, holidays)

Please e-mail a cover letter and resume with the subject line Part-time General Maintenance Technician to bdtillotson@mshersheyfoundation.org

 

 

The M.S. Hershey Foundation is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions, including all hiring decisions, are made without regard to race, color, religion/creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, pregnancy, non-job-related disability, veteran status, possession of a General Education Development Certificate as compared to a high school diploma, or any other trait protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. We strive to hire the hardest working and most qualified individual .

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