The listing below is advertising vacancy for a Visitor Host - at the Air Force Museum.
Please distribute to staff and colleagues who may be interested. You can view this and other vacancies on our website, here.
Join an integrated and modern defence organisation with vital civilian roles
Do you enjoy meeting and greeting people?
We’re looking for a Visitor Host to join our visitors attraction at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand. The Museum preserves and presents the history of New Zealand military aviation for commemoration, inspiration, learning and enjoyment.
Your main responsibility in this role is to ensure visitors to the Museum enjoy a high standard in visitor experience, safety and security. To achieve this you’ll have a passion for working with people of all ages, particularly children, a positive customer service attitude with great oral and written communication skills. You pride yourself on your high standard of personal presentation and grooming; along with the ability and confidence when it comes to computers, in particular with the Microsoft Office suite of applications.
Your experience in a front-line customer service role preferably in museums, the tourism sector or related visitor services industry will be essential along with your experience in delivering programmes or events to the public. Previous experience with retail systems and an understanding of public safety requirements will also be key to your success.
To join our team of committed professionals who take pride in providing our visitors with an experience they won’t forget, apply today!
Please quote NZDF-1207066 in all correspondence.
To view the Position Description and to ‘Apply Online’, please visit the NZDF website, www.defencecareers.mil.nz. For further information, contact Lisa Rogers on
(03) 343 9583, quoting NZDF-1207066.
Applications close at 4.30p.m. on Friday, 17 August 2012.
Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:
Low level Security Clearance
- a NZ citizen who hasresided in this country continuously for at least the last five years, OR
- is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last five years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, the United Kingdom (UK) or the United States of America (USA); and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZ Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at this level.
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.