Career


Working at Tai Kwun

We are keen on talents and we take pride in discovering the right people and helping them unleash their full potential. By fostering a harmonious and vibrant workplace, motivating staff and developing their careers, we aim to build a unique team that will bring the Tai Kwun vision to life.

Applicants are welcome to send their career enquires to recruit@taikwun.hk (Human Resource Department of Tai Kwun).


Visitor Experience Associates (Full Time / Part Time)

Operations

Please indicate you are applying for the full time or part time Visitor Experience Associate. For part time positions, you will be working 3 days a week and 9 hours a day with fixed monthly salary.

The Job:

As a knowledgeable host of Tai Kwun, you will

  • Support the smooth operations of entrance gates.   Meet and greet visitors as Gate Ambassador and Tai Kwun’s first point of contact
  • Support sales service at Tai Kwun Store.  Handle cash and manage the inventory of merchandise items
  • Support ticketing service at Box Office and assist in various events/programmes
  • Enforce service pledges, procedures, policies, guidelines and standards. Provide necessary or immediate assistance proactively to visitors and address their needs
  • Handle telephone, email enquiries and contingency duties in a professional manner
  • Assist in the reception of Visitor Centre and Art Gallery and support guided tours at Art Gallery and Heritage Storytelling / Exhibition Space

 

You should have/be:

  • Good command in Chinese and English. Proficient in other languages will be an advantage
  • Strong on-the-spot problem solving skills
  • Customer-oriented, and with good interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Outgoing, friendly and courteous
  • Willing to work according to the internal rotation plan and prepared to work in outdoor areas
  • Able to work on shift and perform duty during weekends and public holidays

Visitor Experience Team (Part-time)

Operations

Tai Kwun, Hong Kong’s centre for heritage and arts, is currently building a visitor experience team to offer a unique package of heritage and arts experience at the restored Central Police Station compound in Hong Kong.

Each team member will have a chance to take on multiple part-time roles in providing visitor services and assisting in site-wide heritage and arts programmes.  The part-time roles include:


Customer Service Associate
The Job

  • Provides a full range of guest services for visitors to Tai Kwun
  • Proactively provides any assistance to visitors and responds to the queries
  • Performs cash handling duty at certain service locations
  • Professionally handles any contingency for visitors and provides immediate assistance

Heritage Programmes Helper
The Job

  • Helps visitors understand the exhibition/programming content and the story flow
  • Conducts guided tours for thematic programmes
  • Assists in heritage events, including programme openings, workshops, talks, etc. Maintains a smooth visitor flow in the exhibition/activity area
  • Provides visitors a historic overview of the site's history if they are keen to learn.  Helps visitors identify appropriate resources for them to explore the site's heritage offerings
  • Engage individual visitors and families on impromptu tours or conversations

Gallery Guide
The Job

  • Serves as a host of the galleries to welcoming visitors and providing prompt feedback to their queries
  • Serves as an interpreter and tour guide of the contemporary art exhibitions for visitors, including school-age and adult groups
  • Maintains a smooth visitor flow in the art galleries and helps assume the safety of artworks and of visitors
  • Assists in the galleries' events, including Family Day activities, school workshops and other events

Event Helper
The Job

  • Assists in venue set up and coordinates with other parties in the logistical arrangements
  • Assists in on-site operations, including ticketing, greeting visitors, escorting visitors and ushering visitors
  • Maintains a smooth visitor flow in the venue
  • Provides any support to the production team during the events

Being a member of our Visitor Experience Team, you should have/be:

  • Good command of Chinese & English; knowledge of other languages will be an asset
  • Ready to serve as a host of Tai Kwun and handle any visitor inquiries
  • Looking for opportunities to play multiple roles within the Visitor Experience Team
  • Willing to work shifts, including on weekends and holidays
  • Willing to work in any location within Tai Kwun including indoor and outdoor locations
  • Enthusiastic, passionate, outgoing, cheerful, friendly, courteous, helpful and sensitive to visitors’ needs
  • Strong on-the-spot problem-solving skills

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Operations Department

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Part Time Technician (for events/stage production)

Operations

The Job
You will:

  • Operate the equipment for the events including audio/lighting console, speaker, stage lighting system, marley, projector, filming equipment, etc. properly and in a safe manner 
  • Keep and maintain all equipment in good conditions
  • Provide professional technical support to the Programming Teams

About You
You should have/be:

  • 1 year’s relevant experience in Stage Management/ Audio/Lighting/Video/Effects in entertainment related industry.
  • Familiar with event operations or stage production
  • Able to perform cabling and equipment patching
  • Fresh graduate from APA or technical institute will also be considered