The Visitors Center volunteer will provide assistance in the Kaweah Heritage Visitor Center greeting the public, answering questions about the visitor center and local area, answering phones, make sales in the Sequoia Natural History Association bookstore, and stock the brochure rack and use the cash register and fax/copy machine as needed. Volunteer should be comfortable speaking to the public, outgoing, energetic, professional, and enjoy meeting new people.
1. Desire to meet and interact with persons from varied backgrounds. 2. Cognitive, verbal and auditory ability to answer questions and communicate with various constituents who call or stop into the Visitors Center. 3. Ability to use cash register and balance daily funds at end of shift. 4. Auditory ability to respond to verbal requests. 5. Visually able to spot safety hazards and take prompt appropriate action to correct in accordance with training provided.
1. Customer Service, office experience, or work with public. 2. Previous outdoor recreation experience as employee or volunteer. 3. Computer literacy. 4. Knowledge of Excel, Adobe, Word and other computer programs. (Updated 09/28/2018)