Employment Opportunities

Position Posted On:
Science Center of Iowa & Blank IMAX Dome Theater
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy
Des Moines, IA  50309
Job Title:
Cafe Associate
Job Type:
Part Time
Hours Per Week:
Part-time hours varying between the hours of opera
Position Start Date:
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Pay Rate:
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How To Apply:
To apply, please e-mail completed application and resume
Contact Name:
Stacie Stearns  
(515) 274-6868
Job Description:
Position Overview: This position is expected to provide exceptional guest service to all patrons visiting SCI’s Food Chain Café. Under guided leadership from the Café Coordinator and the Director Retail Operations, the Café Associate will also be responsible for operational duties, as assigned, to ensure a satisfactory experience for all guests and patrons visiting SCI. Responsibilities: •Maintain a commitment to excellent guest service in Café and all areas of SCI •Greet and tend to the needs of all guests in a timely manner •Processing all cash and credit card Point-of-Sale transactions accurately •Provide knowledgeable information regarding product offerings and general SCI information for guests •Accurately check all identification necessary to ensure patrons meet minimum age requirements for the purchase of alcohol products •Maintain the cleanliness of tables, floors, counters and windows •Maintain optimum food safety standards as required •Stock, Merchandise and Inventory Café supplies and products • Assist Café Coordinator with various tasks and duties as assigned
Job Qualifications:
•Must be of legal age to sell alcoholic beverages in accordance with the State of Iowa •Must have food service, retail, and/or strong customer service related experience •Must maintain a professional and polite demeanor at all times •Enjoy working with people in a public setting •Have great problem solving skills •Needs to have accurate and efficient bookkeeping/money handling skills •Well groomed, clean, and presentable •Ability to multi-task various duties and projects •Ability to lift 35 lbs. •Must uphold the values and integrity of the Science Center of Iowa