Employment Opportunities

The Iowa Children’s Museum is accepting applications for the following positions: 


Guest Welcome Center Specialist (Coral Ridge Mall)

Reports to

Director of Marketing


This position is responsible for diverse aspects of managing the Coral Ridge Mall Guest Welcome Center to support the mission and vision of The Iowa Children’s Museum. Areas of concentration include, but are not limited to implementing the Museum Marketing Plan and fulfilling GWC obligations to the Coral Ridge Mall and the City of Coralville.

Employment Classification


Starting Wage





  • Implement the Museum Marketing Plan to increase Museum attendance
  • Promote and display Think Tank store items and process sales/inventory
  • Sale of museum memberships at the GWC
  • Promote and process Hills Bank Visa Gift Card program
  • Promote/market City of Coralville
  • Promote/market all ICM collaborations and sponsors
  • Address mall customer questions
  • Rent manual wheelchairs and amigos electric wheelchairs
  • Process refunds for mall amenities


Experience with marketing and/or sales; retail experience desired

  • Strong communication skills
  • Outgoing and optimistic personality
  • High energy level in fast and slow-paced environments
  • Works well under limited supervision
  • Exhibits problem solving qualities
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Professional appearance and attitude
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Exhibits accuracy when working with details; is proactive and results oriented
  • Flexibility essential
  • Enthusiastic about promoting a children’s museum environment
  • Appreciates the value of the power of play

Work Schedule

Saturdays and Sundays

Some evening or Holiday work required. 

To Apply: Please submit a resume to Laura Bandfield, Director of Marketing at lbandfield@theicm.org

Employment Application

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