Volunteer Greeter (Non-Paid Position)

  • Part-time

Company Description

Already recognized as a leader in inquiry-based learning, Kentucky Science Center is advancing a statewide science literacy campaign to encourage people of all ages to explore science in everyday life. Its flagship location on Louisville, KY’s historic Museum Row, welcomes visitors from across the globe with 3-floors of interactive exhibits and films on a 4-story screen. With daily programming for children, families, and adults, the Science Center plays an ongoing role in the region as a resource for caregivers and teachers, a gathering place for the science community, and a chosen source of entertainment for all. Its designation as the State Science Center of Kentucky in 2002 underscored the Science Center’s history of reaching all audiences through its mission to DO SCIENCE in ways that are engaging, educational, and entertaining to inspire a lifetime of learning.

Open Daily:

9:30 AM – 5:00 PM


Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Greeting Visitors: Welcome all visitors with a friendly and approachable demeanor.
  • Providing Information: Offer information about the organization.
  • Directing Visitors: Guide visitors to specific areas within the facility or premises.
  • Answering Inquiries: Respond to visitor inquiries and provide accurate information or direct them to appropriate staff members.
  • Assisting with Accessibility: Ensure accessibility needs are met and provide assistance as required.
  • Monitoring Entry and Exit: Maintain awareness of entry and exit points, ensuring security and safety protocols are followed.
  • Promoting a Positive Atmosphere: Foster a welcoming and inclusive environment for all visitors.
  • Maintaining Awareness: Stay informed about current and upcoming events to effectively communicate with visitors.
  • Collaboration: Work collaboratively with staff and other volunteers to enhance the visitor experience.



  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Friendly and outgoing personality.
  • Ability to remain calm and professional in various situations.
  • Knowledge of the organization's mission and services (training provided).
  • Reliability and punctuality.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to changing circumstances.
  • Previous customer service experience is beneficial but not required.
  • Must be at least 18 years old

Additional Information


  • Opportunity to contribute to the community.
  • Gain valuable experience in customer service and hospitality.
  • Meet new people and build connections within the organization.


Reasonable accommodation may be made to those who are able to perform the essential duties of this job.

Open Daily:

9:30 AM – 5:00 PM