Employment

Employment

Gift Shop/Admissions Austin Zoo is currently looking for part-time and full-time team members. These positions cover a wide variety of tasks including but not limited to the tasks listed below and will occasionally include working holidays and evening hours. Description of Work Part-time ranges from working 8 to 24 hours a week and full-time employment is 40 hours per week with occasional overtime opportunities Interacting with Zoo guests in an informal setting Providing outstanding guest relations for all Zoo patrons Accepting payment for admissions and merchandise Merchandising and stocking Cleaning and organizing Monitoring the feeding corral areas during opening hours Working with a dynamic team in a fast-paced environment Qualifications Excellent interpersonal and communication skills Energetic outgoing personality Must be able to deal with all guests in a courteous manner Preference is given to applicants with an Associate’s Degree and/or a minimum of 2 years experience in one of the following positions: retail/sales, guest relations or cash handling Possess basic computer skills including Word, Excel, and other programs Able to lift 50 pounds, demonstrate excellent time management and work outdoors How to Apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to info@austinzoo.org No phone calls or drop-ins will be accepted. Read More