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Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2027
  A day in the life of a cabana server begins well before park opening, washing down lounge chairs and putting the finishing touches on our cabanas to prepare for the arrival of our guests. Once the gates open and our cabana guests check in, our cabana servers act as their VIP hosts for the day, providing food and beverage service as well as acting as park ambassadors, interacting with guests of all ages and answering questions about the park and its attractions. Some of our cabana servers also act as food runners, working in a centralized location to assemble orders and delivering them to our cabana guests in a timely manner. Working as a cabana server is all about team work as a single cabana may host up to 15 guests and filling a large order may require a parade of servers to deliver hot food and cold beverages to our hungry guests. In a typical 10.5 hour shift, our cabana servers may walk as many as 7-10 miles, making this position ideal for those who enjoy working outdoors and are looking for a great way to stay active this summer!
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2026
Ages 16-17 start at $15 per hour. Ages 18+ start at $17 per hour per age defined job requirements. Feeding thousands of hungry guests is no easy task, but our food and beverage team members are up to the task. On any given day, you may find yourself preparing freshly grilled cheeseburgers at Surfside Grill, serving Dippin’ Dots near the wave pool, or crafting delicious street-style tacos at our newest concept near Otter Banks. Our food and beverage team members work a rotation that includes a variety of positions, including cashier, cook, server, expeditor, or cart runner, providing opportunities to learn new skills while having fun and interacting with dozens of other team members and hundreds or even thousands of guests daily.
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2023
  The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium’s Security Team takes great pride in our ability to maintain a safe and secure environment for our staff, animal collection, guests and infrastructure with a high level of dedication and professionalism.  Security Team Members may work at various locations throughout the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and Zoombezi Bay, but will primarily focus on Zoombezi Bay and Parking Lot operations during the summer and fall seasons. Security team members operate with discipline and vigilance, focusing on observing, mitigating, and interdicting behaviors and interactions inconsistent with our organizations values and goals.  Security team members constantly maintain a visible and approachable attitude, in order to meet the needs of our customers and deter unwanted behaviors.  The Security team member’s ability to operate both independently and in collaboration with other team members and supporting agencies strengthens our ability to respond to all emergencies, calls for service and guest inquiries.    
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Cumberland
ID 2022-2022
    Work with the Director of Ecology to implement the American burying beetle (ABB) program at The Wilds. Main duties include daily beetle care, breeding, releases, trapping, outreach, and research. In addition, maintain records and organization of the Beetle Barn.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Wilds
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1996
  In the Rides and Attractions department, our team is dedicated to a great guest experience every day. We value safety, teamwork and fun as we operate all Zoo Attractions. If you can deliver that experience at the 4D Theater, the train ride, or even our playgrounds, then Zoo Attractions is the adventure you have been waiting for!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1995
          In the Rides and Attractions department, our team is dedicated to a great guest experience every day. We value safety, teamwork and fun as we operate over 20 rides and attractions throughout the Zoo. In addition to the rides and attractions we have on sight, our team provides safe transportation from the parking lot to the gates. You will drive and load the Zoo’s transportation shuttles and assist at Adventure Cove Programs. Interested? Apply today!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1994
  In the Rides and Attractions department, our team is dedicated to a great guest experience every day. We value safety, teamwork and fun as we operate all large rides in Adventure Cove. If you can deliver that experience at the roller coaster, the kids rides, and our drop tower, then Ride Operations is the adventure you have been waiting for!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1989
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1986
  Assist Media Productions in leading the creation of video based curriculum units for students, K-12.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1981
  Come join the fun, high energy Food and Beverage department. On any given day, you may find yourself preparing freshly grilled cheeseburgers at Lakeside Grill, serving Dippin’ Dots at Tiger Pass, or hand-rolling pretzels at Auntie Anne's. Our food and beverage team members work a rotation that includes a variety of positions, including cashier, cook, server, expeditor, or cart runner, providing opportunities to learn new skills while having fun and interacting with our great team members and our wonderful guests!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1973
  Join us in our IT/AV department, where you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in various areas of the AV industry. Assist in implementing new audio visual systems, controlling lights and sound for various animal shows, and managing AV systems for private events are just a few things you can expect to do on a daily basis. Being a team member in our IT/AV department you will always have an interesting and unique endeavor each day. Working alongside various departments, you will also gain experience and understanding of everything that goes into making a zoo function. Expand your technical knowledge and work in a fun environment by joining our Audio Visual team!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1962
      Come join the fun, high energy Food and Beverage department. On any given day, you may find yourself preparing freshly grilled cheeseburgers at Lakeside Grill, serving Dippin’ Dots at Tiger Pass, or hand-rolling pretzels at Auntie Anne's. Our food and beverage team members work a rotation that includes a variety of positions, including cashier, cook, server, expeditor, or cart runner, providing opportunities to learn new skills while having fun and interacting with our great team members and our wonderful guests!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1956
      Good lifeguards are perceptive, confident and courageous. So are good leaders. Start your path to leadership today! As a lifeguard, you can count on an outstanding team atmosphere and a dedication that we work together to provide the highest standards of safety and teamwork in the aquatics industry. Zoombezi Bay lifeguards enjoy a job life second to none, they work in a world-class waterpark and get to be outside all day! We are looking for team members who will take on the awesome responsibility of providing great guest service while having fun. The best part is, we train you and no prior experience is required! Our water is waiting, come join our aquatics team!
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1955
  Good lifeguards are perceptive, confident and courageous. So are good leaders. Start your path to leadership today! As a lifeguard, you can count on an outstanding team atmosphere and a dedication that we work together to provide the highest standards of safety and teamwork in the aquatics industry. Zoombezi Bay lifeguards enjoy a job life second to none, they work in a world-class waterpark and get to be outside all day! We are looking for team members who will take on the awesome responsibility of providing great guest service while having fun. The best part is, we train you and no prior experience is required! Our water is waiting, come join our aquatics team!
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1929
  Are you interested in working in a fun and fast-paced environment? The Retail Department at The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium offers a unique opportunity that brings bright smiles to our guest’s faces.  From greeting families searching for an unforgettable souvenir to helping future little zookeepers find their newest furry friend, our Team Members always leave our guests with a lasting, positive impression.  Retail Team Members fill their days with organizing and stocking merchandise, greeting and interacting with guests, and making our various stores feel fun and inviting.  We are always searching for the next great member of our team.  Come join the Retail Department today!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1925
Our close-knit team of locker attendants work independently to assist guests with transactions on our electronic locker rental kiosks, as well as troubleshoot both mechanical and electronic problems at all three of our locker rental areas. In addition, locker attendants act as park ambassadors, interacting with guests of all ages and answering frequently asked questions about the park and its amenities. This position is ideal for candidates who enjoy a high level of guest interaction and have an interest in working with mechanical and low-voltage electronic devices.
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1922
  Bartending at Zoombezi Bay is all about speed and service with a smile. During peak days, Zoombezi Bay bartenders will interact with hundreds of guests and responsibly serve up to a thousand drinks at each of Zoombezi Bay’s two bars. In addition, bartenders may be called upon to assist our cabana team by preparing and running food and/or drink to our 40 poolside cabanas.
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1907
  Greeting and building a relationship with our guests before they ever enter our parks, the contact center acts as a vital link between the zoo and our community. The contact center is responsible for dispensing a wide range of information for the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, Zoombezi Bay, and The Wilds in a quick and efficient manner via phone call or email. If you are comfortable on both computers and phones, like working in a fast-paced environment, and have a strong desire to help others, apply today!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1906
  As a member of our Zoombezi Bay Admissions team, you have the opportunity to be the first or last impression to thousands of guests. Our team has a variety of responsibilities including, ticket sales, guest entry and exit, Zoompass operations, and slide attendant duties throughout Zoombezi Bay grounds. A Zoombezi Bay Admissions team member works outside every day, and It requires a lot of time spent on your feet. If you are friendly, outgoing, and a GREAT communicator, Zoombezi Bay Admissions is the place for you!
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-1905
    Position starts at $11 per hour (Position is eligible for tips)
Type
Seasonal
Park
Safari Golf Club