Part-Time Gallery Attendant

Visitor Services

The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum seeks a responsible, attentive individual to work at the museum entry desk and galleries. The position reports to the Manager of Visitor Services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Greet visitors at the Museum entry desk.
  • Collect admissions fees and help with directions and general Museum information.
  • Answer phone calls to the main phone line and transfer calls, take messages, and assist as necessary.
  • Carry out other entry desk projects as requested.
  • Walk through galleries in the Museum and assist visitors, enforce museum policies, and provide security.


  • Good communication skills and prior experience interacting with the public are necessary.
  • Previous museum experience and/or a background in the arts, art history, or museum studies is preferred.

The Gallery Attendant position is part-time, located in The Noguchi Museum in Long Island City, Queens. The current opening is for 1–3 days a week, and applicants must be able to work Sundays. Hours correspond to the Museum’s public schedule, Monday–Friday, 10 am–5 pm, and Saturday–Sunday, 11 am–6 pm. 


To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter by email to:

[email protected] with subject line “Gallery Attendant Position”

Or mail to:
Gallery Attendant Position
The Noguchi Museum
32-37 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 11106


The Noguchi Museum is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, citizenship status, veteran status, disability or any other criterion specified by federal, state or local laws, in the administration of its employment policy.

Date Posted: 
Thursday, December 6, 2018