• Other • Tour Guide/Interpretation • Visitor Information • General Assistance
This volunteer position will be at the FRENCH QUARTER VISITOR CENTER, located at 419 Decatur St. New Orleans, LA 70130.
Provide information, politely and competently, about park programs and policies to the visiting public. Operate cash register in accordance with established procedures for Eastern National Park Association transactions.
Benefits to VIP: - Personal enrichment and experience working in a national park setting - Retail training and experience - Experience in communicating with people of diverse cultures
Goal/Outcome of job: - Provide efficient, courteous services, and helpful information to park visitors
Knowledge/Skills/Experience Desired: - Excellent oral communication skills - -Knowledge of local area and resources helpful - Retail sales experience helpful - Bi-lingual language skills helpful - Familiarity with NPS history, policies, rules, regulations, legislation, and similar guidelines.
Special Requirements: Volunteer will need to spend a major portion of the work time standing; volunteer may be asked to drive a government-owned vehicle to pick up supplies within the park.