Ali Center is open Wednesdays through Sundays, 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm.

Careers

The Muhammad Ali Center is a cultural attraction and an international education center that is inspired by the ideals of its founder Muhammad Ali which are to inspire greatness within each of us.

Come join a team of dedicated staff!  We offer a variety of rewarding work experiences from entry level to advanced positions that include full-time, part-time, and seasonal opportunities, as well as volunteer positions.

The Muhammad Ali Center offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, including health and dental insurance, 401(k) matching, paid vacation and sick days, paid holidays and personal days, and free parking!

All employment offers are contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check, drug test and proof of COVID-19 vaccinations.

For a complete list of benefits, click HERE.

 

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Title:  Visitor Services Associate

Reports To: Manager of Visitor Services

Job Description Summary: Full-Time and Part-Time positions available.

This is a multi-faceted position requiring employees to:

  • Provide excellent face-to-face customer service for visitors, members, and donors
  • Process ticketing orders and membership sales (cash or credit card)
  • Provide exceptional guest service as you assist in day-to-day store operations, ensuring that guests have the best shopping experience ever
  • Engage with guests and creating an exciting and memorable experience
  • Facilitate the admission process by providing information to visitors as they wait in line
  • Maintain general cleanliness of the MAC Store by stocking displays, dusting, vacuuming, and cleaning.
  • Ensure that displays are stocked in accordance with the MAC Store’s plans.
  • Consult with the Store Manager on marketing and merchandising concepts/merchandise.
  • Works harmoniously with others to get the job done; respond positively to instructions and procedures; able to work well with staff in various departments, co-workers, peers, and managers; and helps to set a tone of cooperation within the organization.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent learning experience. Customer service and sales skills are essential. Retail experience is preferred. Applicants must be available to work weekends, evenings, and holidays.

TO APPLY: Please send resumes to: jellis@alicenter.org

 

Title:  Security Officer

Reports To:  Senior Manager of Security & Operations

Job Description Summary: Full-Time, Part-Time and Evening positions available

Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Ensuring the safety and protection of our staff, visitors, collections and property.
  • Greeting visitors; providing information, direction and other assistance to ensure visitors have a positive experience.
  • Patrolling the Center to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows, and gates
  • Providing security for evening facility rentals when needed
  • Monitoring and authorizing entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other people to guard against theft and to maintain the security of premises
  • Investigating disturbances
  • Writing reports of daily activities and irregularities (i.e. equipment or property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized person(s), or unusual occurrences);
  • Answering Security telephones
  • Calling police or fire departments in cases of emergency, such as fire or presence of unauthorized persons

Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent, and a minimum of one year of security work experience.  Working knowledge of safety and security practices and procedures preferred. Interested applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule and if needed, nights, weekends, and some holidays.

TO APPLY: Please send resumes to: kmartin@alicenter.org

 

Title:  Building Services Technician I

Job Classification: Part-Time positions available

Reports To:  Senior Manager of Security & Operations

Application Close Date: Open until Filled

Job Description Summary (not all inclusive):

  • General cleaning of the (building) center/museum
  • Cleans and sanitizes restrooms/bathrooms using established practices and procedures
  • Cleans and dust furniture
  • Sweeps, mops, and vacuums floors
  • Empties/cleans wastebaskets and trash containers
  • Assists with the setup of facilities for meetings
  • Available to work a flexible schedule that may include weekends and Holidays
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or GED. One year of related work experience.

TO APPLY: Please send resumes to: kmartin@alicenter.org

 

Title:  Education Intern

Job Classification: Part-Time

Reports To: Senior Manager of Programming and Community Engagement

POSITION CONCEPT
Interns with the Muhammad Ali Center Education & Programming Department will gain experience in museum education, program development, and event planning at a premier cultural and social justice institution.

Tasks may include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in planning and implementation of school field trips and group tours
  • Supporting the planning and implementation of public education programs
  • Assist with large public events including the Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards
  • Support the implementation of the Center’s youth programs and events that center youth experience
  • Work closely with the Senior Manager of Programming & Community Engagement on our professional development trainings and consultations on topics such as leadership development, diversity, inclusion, equity, and anti-racism
  • Serve as a respected and contributing member of our team!

REQUIREMENTS

  • Interest in working with both children and adults in a museum environment
  • Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication, and computer skills
  • Ability to take direction and work in a team environment
  • Commitment to Social Justice
  • Discretion and professionalism
  • Ability to work independently and often on multiple tasks at one time
  • Some weekend and evening hours will be required
  • Detail oriented

BENEFITS

  • Hourly payment of $10 with the expectation of working 10-15 hours a week in person
  • Professional development and national networking opportunities

APPLICATION DEADLINES

  • Summer 2022 – April 15th
  • Fall 2022 – July 29th

Supervisor Contact Information:

  • Ashleigh Hazley, Senior Manager of Programming and Community Engagement
    ahazley@alicenter.org  | 502-992-5311

TO APPLY: Email your Resume and Cover Letter to:  ahazley@alicenter.org

Title:  Assistant Director, Vistitor Experience

Job Classification: Full-time

Reports To:  President & CEO

Application Close Date: May 26, 2022

Job Description Summary (not all inclusive):

  • Oversee retail and customer service operations
  • Oversee recruiting, hiring, and training of visitor services team
  • Supervise visitors services staff
  • Provide logistical support for annual public events
  • Oversee retail store marketing strategy, with emphasis on digital marketing
  • Build relationships with VIPs and offer to host them on private tours
  • Work with staff across all departments to evaluate volunteer needs and opportunities
  • Develop, maintain annual budget for Visitor Service department

REQUIREMENTS

  • 7-10 years' experience working at museum or cultural institution
  • Deep understanding of Muhammd Ali, his core principles, and dedication to the Center's mission
  • Capacity to thrive in a fast-paced environment and to effectively prioritize multiple concurrent projects
  • Familiarity with local community, college/university volunteer agencies and organizations
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships with diverse groups of people
  • Demonstrated success in working within a guest-oriented environment
  • Candidates should possess a 4-year degree or have equivalent experience including 5+ years of
    experience in similar sized institutions.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

The Muhammad Ali Center is a cultural attraction and an international education center that is inspired by the ideals of its founder Muhammad Ali. The Ali Center’s 3 levels of innovative exhibits, educational and public programming carry on Muhammad’s legacy and inspires exploration of the greatness within each of us. The Center is a gathering place where people can come to learn, share, and celebrate our commonalities as human beings, and formulate ways of advancing humanity today and in the future.

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