Part-Time Admissions Associate (OPS)

  • The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art
  • Feb 13, 2019
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Job Description


The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art is located in Sarasota, Florida. For more information about the Ringling, please see the "Other Information" section.


Our Admissions & Box Office Associates are one of the first to interact with museum visitors and play an important role in providing an excellent customer service experience.

Associates will be performing a variety of tasks to include:

- Processing ticket orders.
- Selling general admission, docent tours, film, theater, and lecture tickets.
- Providing information about The Ringling and its programs.
- Efficient, accurate cash handling and ticket distribution.


- High school diploma/equivalent.
- Previous cash handling experience.
- Interpersonal and communication skills, to include the ability to interact with a variety of people.
- Ability to work with the computer ticketing system.
- Ability to stand for up to one hour and lift up to 25 lbs.


- Previous experience with Tessitura.

- Verbal fluency in foreign languages, especially Spanish, German, French, Chinese, Italian, Portuguese, and Russian.

Other Information

The Ringling is a preeminent center for the arts, history, performance, and learning that is dedicated to bringing the past and contemporary culture to life through extraordinary visitor experiences. From its inception, The Ringling has joined the diverse visual traditions and theatrical spectacle of yesterday with the genre-defying global practitioners of today. A place of exploration, discovery and respite, The Ringling’s campus in Sarasota, Florida--which includes the Museum of Art, Circus Museum, a historic home, an 18th-century theater and bayfront gardens--is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. As the State Art Museum of Florida and part of Florida State University, The Ringling fulfills an important educational mission. The Ringling offers formal and informal programs of study serving as a major resource for students, scholars and lifelong learners of every age across the region, country, and around the world. For more information, please visit

Contact Info

For more information, or for technical assistance, please contact Ringling Human Resources at 941-359-5700 ext. 2605 or

Anticipated Salary Range

10.25 per hour.

Admissions Associates also receive:
- Regular training on upcoming exhibitions
- Private gallery talks with curators
- Discounts on memberships
- Discounts in the museum stores
- Discounts on select performances/events
- Free museum admission and much more!

Pay Plan

This is an OPS/part-time Job.


Primary working hours are between 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Approximately 24 hours per week including 1 weekend day. Weekends, evenings, and holidays may be required per the needs of the Ringling.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Affordable Care Act

OPS employees are covered under the Affordable Care Act. OPS employees that meet certain criteria will be offered affordable health care coverage. For more information, please visit the following website regarding the Affordable Care Act,

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:


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10.25 per hour.

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