Bilingual Visitor Services Associate

Position Overview

The Fitchburg Art Museum (FAM) seeks a Bilingual Visitor Services Associate. The BVSA is the primary public face of the museum and welcomes Museum visitors in English and in Spanish.

Primary Responsibilities


  • Greet all Museum guests in English or Spanish 
  • Process daily admissions in Altru database
  • Process gift shop sales, membership sales, event registrations, class registrations, group tour payments 
  • Track daily visitation numbers and complete daily/monthly admissions reports
  • Provide general information in person and via the phone. 
  • Stay familiar with the Museum and Museum programs.
  • Maintain lobby appearance (including gift shop, café) 
  • Monitor general information email: respond, screen, and pass on email to appropriate departments.

Gift Shop 

  • Process gift shop sales
  • Inventory and enter gift shop items into Altru
  • Gift shop reports


  • Assist with translation of in-house materials 

Event Support (extra hours, as available)

  • Check in event attendees at Museum special events
  • May provide support at museum rentals and community events
  • May assist with set up and break down of events


  • Exceptional customer service skills and enjoys interacting with members of the public 
  • Knowledge of both English and Spanish, written and verbal
  • Experience with Excel, Word, data entry, and POS systems 
  • Detail-oriented with regard to cash management, processing sales, and filling out paperwork; can manage several tasks simultaneously; 
  • Displays a positive attitude with visitors and staff; enjoys working as part of a team
  • Able to lift 25 pounds
  • Previous employment or experience in museums or customer service a plus.

20-25 hours per week. $18.25/hour  

Hours: 11:30am–4:30pm, Wednesday–Friday; 10:30am-5:30pm, Saturday, plus optional occasional mornings and evenings for tours, meetings, and special events.

To apply:  Please send the following documents to by August 15: letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references. Please attach these documents to an e-mail message with the subject line: Bilingual Visitor Services Associate. We seek to fill this position as soon as possible.

The Fitchburg Art Museum (FAM) is a catalyst for learning, creativity, and community building. FAM serves Fitchburg, Leominster, Gardner, and all of North Central MA and reaches Southern NH, Greater Boston, Worcester, and all of Massachusetts with its programs. 

Fitchburg Art Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce and does not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin or ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, genetic information, veteran or disability status or any other factor prohibited by law.

Posted 8/1/22


Wednesday – Friday 12pm – 4pm
Saturday & Sunday 11am – 5pm
1st Thursday of the month 12pm – 7pm



Fitchburg Art Museum
185 Elm Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420
Phone 978.345.4207


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