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San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance

Admissions Clerk - Part time - San Diego Zoo

Are you inspired to be a part of an organization committed to protecting wildlife around the globe? San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is a mission-based, non-profit wildlife conservation organization with two world famous front doors where we unite our passion for wildlife, expertise in wildlife care, and conservation science to save species from the brink of extinction. Our commitment is to provide visits to the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park as opportunities to learn about and engage with best-in-class conservation work, and how that work is changing outcomes for wildlife everyday.  

HOW YOU WILL IMPACT OUR MISSION

The Admissions Clerk performs all job assignments with a positive attitude that supports San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance’s mission and vision of saving species worldwide by uniting our expertise in animal care and conservation science with our dedication to inspiring passion for nature and leading the fight against extinction. The Admissions Clerk under direction, trains, assists with scheduling and performs a variety of duties related to admissions and/or selling of tickets. This position reports to the Lead/Admissions Manager.

 

WHAT WILL YOU DO?

  • Handles all phases of selling admission tickets
  • Maintains accurate records of all transactions
  • Prepares memberships for processing
  • Operates and balances cash register receipts
  • Quote rates at the Zoo and Safari Park admissions
  • Handles routine telephone calls concerning scheduled 
  • Administers the admissions and ticket selling functions
  • Follow Admissions policies and procedures
  • Performs arithmetic calculations
  • Operate a cash register accurately and efficiently
  • Communicate effectively
  • Interact well with a diverse group of people
  • Deal tactfully and courteously with the public
  • Customer relations skills  
  • Use of two-way radio equipment 
  • Use point-of-sales automated systems 
  • Communicate and work effectively with others 
  • Work in a team environment 
  • Follow directions effectively 
  • Deal tactfully and courteously with others

 

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is seeking a candidate with training and/or experience which would demonstrate the essential functions, knowledge, and skills listed. Ability to work a flexible schedule on weekdays, weekends, and holidays. The position is both in an office setting and outside, where you will stand for prolonged periods of time.

 

ABILITY TO:

  • Performs arithmetic calculations
  • Operate a cash register accurately and efficiently
  • Communicate effectively
  • Interact well with a diverse group of people
  • Deal tactfully and courteously with the public

 

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Effective customer relations skills  
  • Use of two-way radio equipment 
  • Use point-of-sales automated systems 
  • Communicate and work effectively with others 
  • Work in a team environment 
  • Follow directions effectively 
  • Deal tactfully and courteously with others    

 

SOME OF THE PERKS YOU WILL ENJOY AS A TEAM MEMBER

  • Free admission to the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park
  • Family Passes
  • Complimentary Tickets
  • Local and In-House Discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness Program

 

IMPORTANT DETAILS

  • Location: San Diego Zoo
  • Duration: Part time
  • Positions available: 5
  • Union position: Starting hourly rate is $14.07
  • If selected, there are union fees and dues to be paid to the Union
  • Candidates must be available for an interview if contacted. Full job description may be requested at that time.  

 

THIS EMPLOYER PARTICIPATES IN E-VERIFY

 

SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

 

SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS AN EEO/AA/DISABILITY/PROTECTED VETERAN EMPLOYER - San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance makes every effort to ensure equal employment opportunities for all individuals and abides by EEO and nondiscrimination provisions of all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete an application, please email your request to sdzwacareers@sdzwa.org and provide the job title and location to which you are applying.

 

Join our team and build a career protecting wildlife around the globe with your passion for wildlife!

How to Apply

Admissions Clerk - Part time - San Diego Zoo - Career Portal (dayforcehcm.com)

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 16192311515

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