Box Office & Events Cashier / Back Up

Description of Work

Hours: 12 to 15 hours per month or as needed.
Compensation: $17 per hour.

General Statement of Duties: Sell tickets and other Mission Cultural Center products (artwork, art merchandise, etc.) to customers in person using cash or credit card, make change quickly and accurately; balance out cash drawer at the end of the shift or day; must give accurate information to high number of phone inquiries; deals with an occasional unsatisfied customer; works under stress when lines are long and the phones are busy. Upon request, provides accurate information to patrons. Some events requiring admission payment happen after regular hours and/or weekends.

Supervision Received: Works under supervision of Full Charge Bookkeeper and the Box Office Cashier.

Examples of Work

  1. Accepts cash or credit card payment from customers for tickets for classes and events at the Box Office or at the Gallery, using Square and Vendini automated system.
  2. Accurately answers a high number of phone inquiries.
  3. Balances the cash drawers at the end of the shift or day.
  4. Makes change quickly and accurately.
  5. Performs other duties of a comparable level/type as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education and Experience: Graduation from high school or GED.
  • 1-2 years cashier experience
  • Proficient in Excel and Microsoft Word.
  • Should have an outgoing personality, be confident and self assured and have good public relations skills.
  • Must be able to:
    • Work with the public on a one-to-one basis.
    • Work varied schedules including evenings and weekends when requested.

How to Apply

  • Send your cover letter and resume to
  • Or, bring it to our office during office hours (Tuesday to Friday from 10 AM to 5:30 PM).
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