San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is a nonprofit international conservation leader, committed to inspiring a passion for nature and creating a world where all life thrives. Empowering people from around the globe to support our mission to conserve wildlife through innovation and partnerships, we support cutting-edge conservation, and bring the stories of our work back to our two world-famous front doors — the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park — giving millions of guests, in person and virtually, the opportunity to experience conservation in action. The deep and extensive knowledge gained from more than a century of experience in wildlife care, health, veterinary services, nutrition and conservation makes us invaluable in the global effort to save species. Our team members play a crucial role in driving our conservation efforts forward and bringing us closer to a world where all life thrives.
HOW YOU WILL IMPACT OUR MISSION
The Ticket Seller provides onsite guest service and processes admissions ticket sales along with other administrative duties. This position reports to the Admissions Lead, Supervisor and Manager.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Opens and closes cash register in ticket booths
Counts cash and gives correct change
Assists in performing general clerical work in Admissions office
Provides general information to our guests
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Dynamic individuals who can provide our guests with an exceptional customer service experience. Requirements include a positive attitude, ability to take initiative, be a team player and have the ability to communicate effectively with guests and co-workers and an eagerness to put your passion for wildlife to work. Interested applicants are preferred to be available any of the seven days of the week. Availability of 4 days a week including holidays and weekends required. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age to apply
Training and/or experience that would demonstrate the essential functions, knowledge and skills listed.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
Basic computer skills
Effective customer relations skills
Perform arithmetical calculations
Deal tactfully and courteously with the public
Accurately count money and make correct change
Understand and communicate directions or instructions
Work independently with minimal supervision
Perform effectively in a fast-paced environment
Communicate and work effectively with others
Location: Escondido, CA
Position Type: Part-Time Hourly Non-Exempt Union Position – If selected, there will be fees and dues to be paid to the Union
Hourly Rate: $17.00
Be an ally for wildlife by joining our team!
At San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance, we thrive on celebrating our differences. Diversity is vital for the benefit of our team members, our guests, our community, and our wildlife.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.
If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete an application, please email your request to [email protected] and provide the job title and location to which you are applying.
As a Federal Contractor, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.
San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is a drug free workplace