The Getty

Visitor Services Associate

Requisition Number
Regular Part-Time
Position Status
Getty Center
Trust - 0128-Security Visitor Services
Visitor Services
Targeted Hiring Range
$16.50 Hourly
ERRP Eligible

Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion at Getty

Getty believes diversity, equity, accessibility and inclusion are essential to our excellence and to the execution of our mission. The Getty community values differences in the pursuit of inquiry and knowledge, mutual understanding, respect, trust, transparency, and cooperation. We are committed to creating a diverse and welcoming workplace that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve and includes individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. Individuals of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job Summary

Provides a wide range of visitors with an informative, enjoyable and memorable experience by supporting all functions (posts) of Visitor Services, including assisting with parking operations and ticketing, handling general information calls, ticketing for events, assisting with business visitors, staffing the information desk, the coat check, the audio guide distribution desks, ticket offices, event welcome tables and ushering duties at performance and lecture events among other tasks. May be required to work with cash handling and financial transactions. Provides assistance with general information and directions.


$1,200 signing bonus*


*Individuals hired on or after April 4, 2022, and no later than June 30, 2022 are eligible for a one time signing bonus, which will be paid after successful completion of the introductory period (generally 90 days of employment).

Major Job Responsibilities

  • Applies basic knowledge of visitor services to routine tasks
  • Provides assistance to visitors and staff in the Parking Office
  • Responds to general questions and visitor needs including providing wheelchairs, strollers and umbrellas
  • Maintains appearance of public transition spaces
  • Distributes, collects and provides basic maintenance of audio guides and assisted listening devices
  • Provides coverage in the Call Center and information desks by answering questions, providing information and assisting with ticketed events
  • Assists with groups, school groups and events at both locations


  • High School/GED
  • Minimum 1-2 years related experience including cash handling
  • Valid California drivers license with fewer than 3 DMV points


All employees must be fully-vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus as a condition of employment. Exemptions from this requirement as a reasonable accommodation due to medical contraindication, disability or sincerely held religious belief or practice will be considered.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Basic computer skills and demonstrated experience with office software and email applications
  • Performs routine support tasks that require familiarity with staff, projects, programs, methods and practices
  • Applies basic knowledge of policies, practices, procedures and other information to routine tasks in core area of responsibility
  • Fluency in one or more foreign language preferred
  • Strong customer service/interpersonal skills

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other protected status.