Seasonal Retail Specialist
Job Details
Answers in Genesis / Creation Museum - Petersburg, KY

Seasonal - Retail Specialists are responsible for a widespread range of tasks within our Retail department. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, energetic, an excellent multi-tasker, and able & willing to fill or change positions quickly, as directed by supervisors. In short, this vital role, on the “front lines” of museum operations, is to create the best experience possible for our guests, regardless of the specific positions filled from day to day. This position will allow one to impact others through a service mindset centered on making an eternal difference. This position should display our Core Values of SERVE (Serve, Equip, Relate, Value, Engage) when interfacing with both internal and external customers to ensure that the message and mission of Answers in Genesis is portrayed in an effective and God-honoring fashion. This position provides opportunities for spiritual, personal, and professional development.


  • Promote the Answers in Genesis mission and standards.
  • Create a SERVE culture environment in all work done.
  • Execute the museum-wide vision of providing excellent service to all external and internal guests and promote this vision among co-workers.
  • Operate cash register
  • Greet guests throughout the attraction
  • Merchandise and stock products
  • Stay up-to-date and prepared to answer guest questions regarding location of exhibits, programs, special events, etc.
  • Ensure the safety of all guests through training and proficiency regarding safety and security procedures.
  • All other duties as assigned by management
  • Must agree with and be able to sign our Statement of Faith.
  • Availability to work weekends
  • Strong interpersonal skills - ability to interact with guests and coworkers across all departments and levels.
  • Working knowledge of Answers in Genesis, the Creation Museum, and the Ark Encounter mission, philosophy, values, and objectives.
  • Ability to memorize and retain facts, scripts, procedures, etc.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Desire to learn and develop new skills while advancing into positions of greater responsibility within attraction operations.
  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, repeatedly bend and lift, and converse with guests for an extended period of time.
  • Able to move to different positions through an eight to ten hour day is a plus.
  • Exceptional ability to multitask and accurately follow instructions in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be at least 16 years of age.

Items Needed for Possible Employment

  • Completion of on-line application,
  • Salary Requirements
  • Confirmation of your agreement with the Statement of Faith
  • Completion of a Background Check and Pre-Employment Drug Screen