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Visitor Services Employment Opportunities

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Come spend your summer on the WILD side of town!

John Ball Zoo offers many opportunities in the area of visitor services. All positions require flexibility and a positive attitude. Great hours and fun work environment. Work begins as early as March. Full and part-time positions available.


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To work as a cashier at any gift stand zoo wide. To be positive and friendly. To be responsible for cash transactions. To be reliable and prompt. To perform any stocking, labeling or customer service tasks as needed. To work as part of a team. Venues include Main Gift Shop, Safari Supplies Gift Stand/Stroller Rentals, Glitter Tattoos, North American Cart and Reptile Cart.

Count drawer at the beginning and end of every shift.
Wait on customers in a timely and friendly manner.
Uphold all customer service and merchandise standards.
Ensure guests are satisfied with their shopping experience.
Perform various cleaning and stocking tasks as needed.

This position is seasonal and pays $7.40/hour.
Positions begin in April and can last through September.
Summer hours are between 8:45am and 7:00pm (some Tuesdays until 8:30).
Hours require weekends and holidays and can depend on weather and visitor participation.

Positive and friendly attitude.
Excellent customer service skills.
Strong math skills.
Flexible to hour changes and open to doing various tasks.

Please call Theresa Danneffel at (616) 336-4327 or email giftsofthewild@jbzoo.org with any questions.

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