Employment

ANIMAL ADVENTURE APPLICATION PROCESS & INSTRUCTIONS

Animal Adventure is an equal opportunity employer and hires on a seasonal basis.
(April – Early January). Year-round positions possible!

Animal Adventure is committed to exceptional customer service. Applicants should be affable, energetic & motivated.

All positions require working weekends and holidays. 
We have  seasonal positions for both full & part-time, although full-time is preffered!
Schedules vary weekly and we cannot guarantee set hours and days at time of hiring.

Applications for review may or may not get a call/email for interview due to volume.
If you do not complete the application process correctly, you will not be considered.

Please be specific on which position(s) you are applying.

TO APPLY:

Email: [email protected]
Email Subject: Application – (Indicate Specific Position(s))

Body of Email
– Name & Contact Info
– Specific Position(s) applying for
– When will you be available for interview in person and/or Skype
– Day/Hours availability from April 15th – October 30th  & Nov 11th - Jan 2nd
– Vacation/Travel/Commitments May 1st – October 30th & Nov 11th - Jan 2nd
– Feel free to include a cover letter in email body or as attachment

Resume as an attached document
– Contact information
– Education
– Prior work experience
– Specific skills pertinent to position
o If Animal Care – List species, and depth of work with each
– Three professional references

DEPARTMENT: FOOD SERVICE

** New to food service? We can and will train you!
– Hours vary, but
may be all of; 8:30 am – 5 pm
– Must be able to lift 50 lbs, stand for long periods of time

*POSITION: CONCESSIONS

We offer a basic but enjoyable menu for guests. Set-up and menu comparable to that of a stadium, bowling alley, or school snack stand.

Base Camp Concessions provides our guests full meal options and snack items.
Position is specifically based around food prep, convection oven use, and grill use; burgers/dogs/spiedies. 

This position may also cross train to assume other positions with Guest Services.

Seasonal Position: 20-40 Hours per week, Target Start April 20th

THIS POSITION REQUIRES:
  1. Food preparation
  2. Food/beverage/dry good stocking
  3. Inventory control
  4. Maintaining a clean work area, Health Department compliancy
  5. Knowledge of food handling safety

Guest Service & Cashier experience a plus!

DEPARTMENT: GUEST SERVICES

Hours may vary, but may be all of 9 am – 6 pm
Must be able to lift 50lbs, stand for prolonged periods of time

Guest Services positions are the point of contact for inquisitive guests in the park, animal feed sales, ride/attraction ticket sales, and souvenir purchases. Considered a hub of information and services; individuals must be able to work fast paced, multi task, and maintain the highest level of guest service and satisfaction.

Position/location can rotate within the park per the day; Welcome Center, Gift Shop, Animal Feed & Fun locations, Giraffe Encounter Decks, Concession Registers and More!

Seasonal Positions: 20-40 Hours per week, park opens 4/28, training begins early April

THIS POSITION REQUIRES:

  1. Cashier experience
  2. Inventory control
  3. Stocking
  4. Maintaining a clean work area
  5. Superb communication skills
  6. Problem solving
  7. Ingenuity
  8. Able to lift 50lbs
  9. Stand/remain on feet for long periods of time

DEPARTMENT: BUILDING & GROUNDS

This position is responsible for the daily care and maintenance of the park and facilities. Daily responsibilities will be trash removal, restroom care, landscape/mowing, basic labor, minor construction and repair, general park cleanliness and upkeep. Individuals must maintain a strong focus on attention to detail and job tasks while also being a source of general park knowledge for guests. This is not a behind the scenes position, you will work among the guests during the course of normal daily routine. Position will require individuals that are active and outgoing.

Seasonal Position: 20-40 hours per week, Target Start April 1st or After
Year-round Full Time Position: 40 hours per week, Immediate Opening 

THIS POSITION REQUIRES:

  1. Physical labor in extreme weather conditions
  2. Attention to detail
  3. Ability to adhere to and maintain Park Standards
  4. Knowledge of mower and trimmer operation and maintenance
  5. Knowledge of basic tool use and operation
  6. Problem Solving
  7. Ingenuity
  8. Ability to remain on feet and remain active entire shift
  9. Ability to lift 50 lbs

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Thank You for taking an interest in joining our team.
We look forward to working with you in our 2021 season!