Admissions and Guest Services

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NYA Admissions & Guest Services
New York Aquarium

Job Description

Status: Non-Exempt
Schedule: Must be able to work 2-5 days per week including weekends and holidays. Schedule varies and is dependent on weather and guest attendance; schedule subject to change through the spring and summer.

Earn your stripes and wear them proudly with us here in Admissions! In a fun, fast-paced environment, your work will help our guests make the most of their aquarium experience. From ticket sales, to Membership enrollment, you’ll be providing fast, friendly and effective service while gaining valuable experiences that can impact and advance your career goals.

Apply now! And we’ll consider you for several openings:

Admissions Sales Associate


Essential duties may include:

  • Facilitate entry for arriving guests that enter our park, rides, and attractions
  • Handle all ticket & membership sales inquiries, answering questions, and explaining benefits as needed
  • Actively promote and inform guests about our diverse assortment of premium products
  • Process sales through the ticketing point-of-sale system
  • Assist with the operation of the New York Aquarium 4D Theater

Parking Attendant


Essential duties may include:

  • Assisting in the admittance of cars and buses into parking lots and parking spaces.
  • Continually monitoring vehicle traffic and communicating with other parking areas to ensure a safe parking experience for guests
  • Maintain general knowledge of park amenities to provide excellent service to our guests

EOE/ AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Qualification Requirements

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and/or move 20-50 pounds
  • Comfortable being exposed to cold and hot weather conditions
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Successfully passing math test for cash register responsibilities

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