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Playologist

Job Overview: We are looking for fun and energetic workers to join our team. Playing with guests is what we do best, so positive and happy attitudes are a must. Join the fun and see what being an LCDC Playologist is all about!

Responsibilities include:

  • Guest assistance - leading large group activities and special events as necessary.
  • Assisting with painting, sculpting, and building a fun environment suitable for children.
  • Actively engaging guests by playing with them in exhibits, answering questions and providing any necessary assistance.
  • Maintaining current exhibits (i.e. monitoring for safety and cleanliness, picking up toys and props).
  • Coordinating and performing day to day Exhibit Zones operations and procedures to ensure guests’ satisfaction.
  • Completing opening and closing responsibilities each day for each Exhibit Zone.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a minimum availability of 3 days a week
  • Applicant must be fun and happy spirited.
  • Must posse creative skills in art and craft techniques preferred.
  • Commitment to and enthusiasm for the mission of the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center.
  • Competency in multitasking and time management; Possess a can-do work attitude; Detail oriented.
  • Possess a warm, friendly, positive attitude and have plenty of energy.  Ability to work in an active and child-centered play environment. 
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends.
  • Occasionally be able to lift up 50 pounds.

Party Host

Job Overview: We want individuals who are customer service oriented and enthusiastic to host birthday parties according to the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center guidelines and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Represent the LCDC and its mission in a professional manner.
  • Be a host/hostess of the LCDC with great enthusiasm and interact with children and adults.
  • Prepare birthday party room with decoration setup including balloons, tablecloths, goodie bags, craft supplies, paper goods, etc.
  • Greet customers and act as liaison to family
  • Be available for guests at all times in the party room or at front desk
  • Serve food to guests including pizza (if applicable), ice cream, and cake
  • Assist front desk staff with final payment from client on the day of the party and fill out related paperwork for keeping accurate documentation
  • Clean up post birthday party and prepare for next party

Qualifications Including but not limited to those of a Playologist:

  • Have all day weekend availability
  • Interact with clients while walking, standing, bending and/or stooping for long periods of time

To apply, fill out the form below.

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