Gibson Brands, Inc., the world’s premier musical instrument manufacturer and the home of such preeminent brands as Gibson, Epiphone, Baldwin and Wurlitzer, is looking for a Tour Guide. This position is based in Memphis, TN, home of founders and pioneers of various American music genres, including Memphis soul, Memphis blues, gospel, rock n roll, Buck, crunk and ‘sharecropper’ country music.
Guide customers throughout the Gibson Memphis plant while explaining the history of the company, as well as, the guitar building processes for the Gibson ES series guitars, and answer questions related to Gibson guitars. Candidate will also assist in the Retail store operations when not giving tours.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
To perform the job successfully, the individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties, assignments and specific projects may be assigned at the discretion of management. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Recite tour script while safely guiding customers through Gibson’s Memphis plant
Provide customer service in a professional, positive manner
Assist in merchandising, monitoring floor stock and processing sales in the Retail store
Able to work weekends.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or equivalent
2-3 years retail experience.
*Gibson offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), vacation and paid time off.
To be considered for this position, please send resume and salary history to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write ‘Tour Guide’ on the subject line.
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