“In order to make good in your chosen task, it’s important to have someone you want to do it for.” —Walt Disney
Museum store assistants welcome guests into the store, help them navigate layout and content, and assist in locating items. Attention to and anticipation of guest needs is vital to the store experience, as is engaging with guests about their visit to the museum. Store volunteers will help with bagging and wrapping, and also organizing, arranging, and cleaning displays. Behind the scenes, you may be tasked with pricing items, re-stocking shelves and displays, and retrieving items from storage. There are occasions when volunteers will assist with store inventory.