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SPARK! is creating the innovative leaders of tomorrow! If you share our passion for creativity and want to contribute your love of learning, come join the SPARK! team!  SPARK! is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to ignite the spark of creativity inherent in all children.


Guest Creativity Manager
Part-Time Weekend Team Member


 

Position: Guest Creativity Manager
Reports to: Director of Programs
Compensation: $15.00 /hour part-time

Position Summary: Works directly with the public during open hours and special events in a variety of
ways. Guest Creativity Manager is responsible for overseeing venue staff, facility and visitors to SPARK!
When on duty, the GCM is the person ultimately responsible for the building and the people in and around
it. GCM deals with complex procedures as well as secure and sensitive information. GCM is, at times, the
most knowledgeable person in the building regarding operations. The GCM, directly and indirectly,
supervises the entire on-duty staff during their shift.


Job Responsibilities:
● Able to commit to working weekends and holidays
● Manage, assign tasks, and supervise staff during shifts, training as needed
● Maintain accurate accounting from Point of Sale transactions
● Support fundraising/donation efforts
● Demonstrate good judgment in difficult and complicated management situations
● Ability to maintain an appropriate, dispassionate demeanor in emergencies, difficult customer
interactions, and interactions with personnel
● Proficient in job responsibilities for all SPARK! weekend staff positions
● Share the mission and future of SPARK! with all guests and have a strong knowledge of SPARK!
history
● Oversee activities to ensure all guests are safe and not harming the SPARK! environment or
equipment
● Manage customer relations and engage with guests
● Oversee all special events and birthday parties to ensure they are running smoothly
● Set up for the day and closing duties
● Maintaining awareness of all events, special programs, discounts, performances, etc. happening
at SPARK! and communicating the information to staff on duty
● Other duties as assigned
Qualifications:
● Must be able to lift 25 pounds
● Must possess strong interpersonal communication skills to talk with visitors
● Teamwork oriented and creative thinker
● Able to handle an ever-changing environment
● Self-motivated
● Spanish is a plus
● Must possess a valid driver’s license and must be eligible to work in the U.S.
● Any physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

To apply for the part-time creativity manager position, please send part-time employment application to: careers@sparkdallas.orgNo phone calls please.

Click here to download the employment application. 


Position: Part-Time Weekend Team Member
Compensation: $10/hr, part-time
Reports to: Director of Programs
Schedule: Saturday, Sundays and Holidays, hours vary (occasionally weekdays/weeknights as
applicable with events)
Position Summary: Works directly with the public during open hours and special events in a
variety of ways. Weekend team members are responsible for the safety, security, and cleanliness
of SPARK! facility. Additionally, team members support admissions, gift shop, phones and
answer general questions. Team members report to the Guest Creativity Manager (GCM) during
their shift.


Job Responsibilities:
● Able to commit to working weekends and occasional weekday/weeknight events
● Engage with guests and assist
● Set up for the day and Cleanup at closing
● Able to use good judgment in difficult and complicated situations
● Continually canvassing the lower level ensuring the facility is operating as designed
● Oversee activities to ensure all guests are safe and not harming the SPARK!
environment or equipment
● Comfort with technology to the extent of resetting devices and clearly describing
technology issues to the GCM or SPARK! Staff
● Communicate any facility-related issues to GCM
● Know and understand the emergency procedures
● Ability to serve as a positive representative of SPARK!
● Share the mission and future of SPARK! with all guests
● Have a strong knowledge of SPARK! history
● Other tasks as assigned by the GCM as needed


Qualifications:
● Teamwork oriented
● Creative thinker
● Able to handle an ever-changing environment
● Self-motivated
● Spanish is a plus
● Must possess strong interpersonal communication skills to talk with visitors
● Must possess a valid driver’s license.
● Must be eligible to work in the U.S.


This description and physical demands described here are representative of those that must be
met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. It is not designed
to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of an
incumbent. An incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.

To apply please send part-time employment application to: careers@sparkdallas.org  No phone calls please.

Click here to download the employment application.