Attractions & Parking

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09-Jan-2019
BZ Attractions and Parking
Bronx Zoo
Temporary/Seasonal
RIDES & PARKING

Job Description

Job Family: Attractions and Parking Opportunities
Location(s): Bronx Zoo
Job Type: Temporary/Seasonal
Department: Various
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 in service! Maybe you love to be on the move, helping guests throughout their wild adventure with an outgoing personality, swift service, attention to safety and a friendly smile. If you are a hardworking and reliable individual who enjoys working outdoors, then join our team at WCS.

Apply now! We’ll consider you for several openings:


Ride Attendant
Minimum age of 18

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Essential duties may include:

  • Monitoring area and communicating with guests to ensure their safety
  • Troubleshooting any minor problems that may occur during the ride cycle
  • Maintaining order among guests waiting to enter ride and safely admitting the appropriate number of guests in a timely manner

Parking Attendant

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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 guest

Dino Driver
Minimum age of 21

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Essential duties may include:

  • Engage in Dino Field Station and Dino walk with ability to answer questions about Dinosaurs & Exhibit space
  • Helping guests enter and exit ride vehicle with special attention to children, elderly, and special needs guests
  • Maintaining order among guests waiting to enter ride vehicle and safely admitting the appropriate number of guests in a timely manner

Dino Safari Guide - Narrator

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Essential duties may include:

  • Providing educational and enthusiastic narrations to large groups
  • Helping guests enter and exit ride vehicle safely with special attention to children, elderly, and disabled patrons. Assist in operation of accessibility lift, and perform operations to move objectives weighing up to 25 pounds
  • Conduct outdoor tours and interactions working for long periods of time in all weather conditions

Shuttle Driver
Minimum age of 18

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Essential duties may include:

  • Helping guests enter and exit shuttle with special attention to children, elderly, and disabled patrons
  • Maintaining order among guests waiting to enter shuttle and safely admitting the appropriate number of guests in a timely manner
  • Monitoring area and communicating with guests to ensure their safety

Monorail Tour Guide
Minimum age of 18

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Essential duties may include:

  • Providing educational and enthusiastic narrations to large groups on the Bronx Zoo Monorail
  • Helping guests enter and exit Monorail with special attention to children, elderly, and disabled patrons
  • Maintaining order among guests waiting to enter ride and safely admitting the appropriate number of guests in a timely manner

Monorail Tour Guide
Minimum age of 21

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Essential duties may include:

  • Perform painting, drilling, welding, soldering, or cutting operations
  • Routine and preventive inspection and maintenance of rides
  • Maintaining accurate documentation of maintenance work performed

EOE/ AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Qualification Requirements

Additional information:

Positions require:

  • Ability to stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and/or move 20-50 pounds
  • Comfortable being exposed to cold and hot weather conditions
  • Ability to maintain alertness and attentiveness to safety and proper procedures
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well within a team

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