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Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2113
      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!   The ideal candidate will have weekday availability through the Fall.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2109
  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-Cumberland
ID 2022-2099
  Conservation Educators teach programs for schools, youth groups, families and adults.  This position requires staff to work a flexible schedule, including working weekends and often times staying overnight at The Wilds.  All staff are required to drive a school bus during programs (training will be provided). On site housing is available (for nominal fee).   This position will begin on 8/22/2022 and end on 10/29/2022.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Wilds
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2094
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2092
    The Conservation Education Lead will assist full-time Education staff with the implementation of on-site curriculum programs including HomeSchool Safari, Little Explorers Base Camp, and ZooKids. You'll have the opportunity inspire kids of all ages to build a lifelong conservation ethic by connecting them with nature and wildlife as well as making sustainable choices.     Hours: Approximately 32 hours per week M-F between 8 AM and 4 PM (can vary depending on scheduled programs)   Position Length: August through December, March through May
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2090
  Being a part of the Experiential Marketing Team means you are adding onto the excitement of a typical day at the Zoo. If you love the spotlight, you’ll love the chance to do meet-and-greets as a Character Ambassador! Plus, gain experience in onsite marketing as you assist with the production and execution of events, promotions and fundraisers. We’re looking for creative, hard-working, enthusiastic contributions to our team who aren’t afraid to do what it takes to make it happen!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2089
  Our Baker provides the baked-from-scratch, fresh pastries our guests enjoy from several of our food service concepts.  Baked from scratch, we offer breakfast pastries, snacks and desserts.      During Wildlights, our Baker is the First Elf in Mrs. Claus' Kitchen, providing the seasonal pastries our guests look forward to each year.  In addition to preparing our fresh-baked cookies and pastries, the Baker may be asked to lend their expertise to other concepts providing opportunities to learn new skills while having fun interacting with other team members and hundreds or even thousands of guests daily.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2087
      Position starts at $15 an hour   For every shift worked on a ZOMBIEzi Bay operating day, staff will earn an additional hourly bonus on top of their base wage rate. All staff working to support ZOMBIEzi Bay are eligible for this bonus! Looking to make some extra cash? Looking for a fun, first-of-its-kind work environment? ZOMBIEzi Bay is the place for you! Position qualifies for $1 per hour bonus!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2086
  Multiple Shifts Available! Position starts at $15 an hour   Applicants without a resume will be able to skip resume upload option.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2085
During the height of the season there is never a dull moment in the cash room. From building banks, checking cashiers in/out, counting money and data entry there is always something to do. If you have a great attention to detail and love numbers, then the cash room might be the position for you.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2084
  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-Powell
ID 2022-2083
        Coordinates the strategy and deliverables for the External Affairs activities for the Columbus Zoo Family of Parks.
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2081
One of the first team members to interact with our guests, the membership team serve as ambassadors for the zoo, engaging our members while promoting and distributing materials to Columbus Zoo, Zoombezi Bay and The Wilds members. If you’re enthusiastic and comfortable entering accurate data on a computer, this may be the job for you!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2080
One of the first team members to interact with our guests, the membership team serve as ambassadors for the zoo, engaging our members while promoting and distributing materials to Columbus Zoo, Zoombezi Bay and The Wilds members. If you’re enthusiastic and comfortable entering accurate data on a computer, this may be the job for you!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2078
  For every shift worked on a ZOMBIEzi Bay operating day, staff will earn an additional hourly bonus on top of their base wage rate. All staff working to support ZOMBIEzi Bay are eligible for this bonus! Looking to make some extra cash? Looking for a fun, first-of-its-kind work environment? ZOMBIEzi Bay is the place for you! Position qualifies for $1 per hour bonus!   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-Powell | US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2076
      For every shift worked on a ZOMBIEzi Bay operating day, staff will earn an additional hourly bonus on top of their base wage rate. All staff working to support ZOMBIEzi Bay are eligible for this bonus! Looking to make some extra cash? Looking for a fun, first-of-its-kind work environment? ZOMBIEzi Bay is the place for you! Position qualifies for $1 per hour bonus!
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2074
          "Brews and Bites Craft Beer and Food Festival" is a Halloween-themed food and craft beer tasting event taking place during the inaugural season of ZOMBIEzi Bay, Central Ohio's premiere haunted attraction. For every shift worked on a ZOMBIEzi Bay operating day, staff will earn an additional hourly bonus on top of their base wage rate. All staff working to support ZOMBIEzi Bay are eligible for this bonus! Looking to make some extra cash? Looking for a fun, first-of-its-kind work environment? ZOMBIEzi Bay is the place for you! Position qualifies for $1 per hour bonus!
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2073
A day in the life of a warehouse attendant at ZOMBIEzi Bay begins early, around 7:00 AM, with the arrival and unloading of multiple pallets of raw ingredients that will be used in our numerous food service outlets throughout the day. Our warehouse team is responsible for checking in each item on the order and promptly storing it in the correct location to ensure food safety and product integrity. Once the deliveries have been checked in, the warehouse team shifts its focus to filling orders for each of our food service outlets; building pallets and delivering them to each location prior to park opening. Afternoons are consumed with inventory and ordering, as well as making periodic deliveries of ice, beverages, and other fast-moving commodities to keep all of our concepts supplied throughout a busy day.   For every shift worked on a ZOMBIEzi Bay operating day, staff will earn an additional hourly bonus on top of their base wage rate. All staff working to support ZOMBIEzi Bay are eligible for this bonus! Looking to make some extra cash? Looking for a fun, first-of-its-kind work environment? ZOMBIEzi Bay is the place for you! Position qualifies for $1 per hour bonus!
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2071
  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!     For every shift worked on a ZOMBIEzi Bay operating day, staff will earn an additional hourly bonus on top of their base wage rate. All staff working to support ZOMBIEzi Bay are eligible for this bonus! Looking to make some extra cash? Looking for a fun, first-of-its-kind work environment? ZOMBIEzi Bay is the place for you! Position qualifies for $1 per hour bonus!  
Type
Seasonal
Park
Zoombezi Bay
Job Locations US-OH-Powell
ID 2022-2069
  In the Rides and Attractions department, our team is dedicated to a great guest experience every day. For our ZOMBIEzi Bay Halloween event our top priorities are safety, teamwork and excitement as we operate rides, roller coasters, and sinister haunted attractions. This spooktacular event will provide thrills and chills for our guests and we are looking for individuals who will join in the frightening fun! For every shift worked on a ZOMBIEzi Bay operating day, staff will earn an additional hourly bonus on top of their base wage rate. All staff working to support ZOMBIEzi Bay are eligible for this bonus! Looking to make some extra cash? Looking for a fun, first-of-its-kind work environment? ZOMBIEzi Bay is the place for you! Position qualifies for $1 per hour bonus!
Type
Seasonal
Park
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium