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Seasonal Guest Services Representative

Company: Denver Zoo
Location: Denver
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Denver Zoo is a leader in animal care, wildlife conservation and education. We are passionate about our commitment to excellence in support of our mission of Inspiring Communities to Save Wildlife for Future Generations.

Denver Zoo honors our animals, staff and guests by conducting ourselves at the highest level of integrity through our Core Actions - Inspire Awe: Safety, Care, Connect and by embracing our Core Behaviors of: Passion, Respect, Innovation, Diversity and Excellence in all that we do. Visit to learn more.

Seasonal Guest Services Representatives for the Spring/Summer season will provide welcoming guest service while conducting admission, sales and/or operational duties.

Our staff is a dedicated and diverse group of individuals committed to providing quality care to our animals while creating moments of awe for guests. If you are a like-minded individual and thrive in a dynamic, fast paces and innovative culture, Denver Zoo is the place for you!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

* Welcome and greet each guest in a friendly and professional manner.
* Provide efficient and accurate collection of various fees including but not limited to admissions, attractions, memberships, programs and events.
* Utilize suggestive upselling techniques to enhance the guest experience.
* Provide way finding support at various exhibits throughout the zoo to ensure safety of guests and animals
* Direct guest traffic to ensure flow and social distancing is followed.
* Encourage and promote appropriate food and beverage offerings throughout the zoo.
* Assist with various projects/activities for the Guest Services and Guest Operations department.
* Adheres to and promotes Denver Zoo's mission, core values, and strategic initiatives.
* Set priorities in alignment with Inspire Awe:
* Safety first, always
* Care demonstrated through exceptional guest service
* Connect with each guest utilizing ROADMAP's guest engagement strategies and program development process

* Demonstrate a commitment to Denver Zoo's Sustainability Policies by adhering to all environmental, safety, & health regulations, procedures, and goals.
* Act in accordance with Denver Zoo's Core Behaviors: Passion, Respect, Innovation, Diversity, and Excellence in all interactions with staff, guest, volunteers, and vendors.

Other Responsibilities and Duties

* Working knowledge of basic computer software applications.
* Must possess and demonstrate a high level of professionalism.
* High-energy, adaptive team-player with a passion for guest services.
* Good under pressure. You don't fold and get overwhelmed easily.
* Must be able to accommodate a flexible work schedule.
* Ability to work in all weather conditions.
* Be on your feet the majority of the day and work outside.
* Be able to use a two-way radio.
* A respect for confidentiality.

Technical / Professional Requirements & Qualifications

* High school diploma or GED.
* One to three months related customer service experience.

Position Conditions

* Ability to pass background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol screen.
* Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.


Hourly rate for Seasonal Guest Services Representative: $15.00


This is a seasonal/temporary position and as such is not eligible for benefits at this time.

Application Process and Timelines

Open until filled. Review of applications will begin immediately. Denver Zoo reserves the right to close the position prior to this date.

Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) and others who identify as nonwhite, people with disabilities, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and those with lived experience with racism and/or misogynoir are encouraged to apply for this role.

Denver Zoo is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Denver Zoo, Denver , Seasonal Guest Services Representative, Other , Denver, Colorado

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