Birthday Party Adventure Guide -Part-time Position with *Internship Opportunity

Special Part-time Position - Earn extra money in a fun and rewarding position at Nashville Zoo!

Adventure guides serve as the party hosts for our Zooper Birthday Party program. The guide’s primary responsibility is to provide once in a lifetime memories for the birthday child.

Responsibilities:
Maintain a high level of energy. Assist in room set-up and cleaning. Interact with the guests through games, crafts, and education. Provide assistance in food and cake service. Maintain a clean and orderly party room and supply closet. Utilize animal and zoo facts to take parties on fun and interesting safaris.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Must be energetic, good with children, creative, have good people and public speaking skills, maintain excellent customer service and posses an out-going personality.
  • Must be able to work on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Must be 17 years of age
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with guests and staff
  • Ability to adapt quickly and think on your toes
  • Have reliable transportation

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to climb stairs
  • Ability to lift materials up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to bend and kneel.
  • Ability to stand for up to 8 hours per day.

Pay:
Adventure guides are paid on a per-party rate. There is opportunity for pay advancement pending performance review. Adventure guides will also be considered for other per-event positions such as inflatable attendant and Jungle Gym party attendant.

Hours:
Flexible. The position requires availability on Saturdays and Sundays. There is no guaranteed number of work hours per week as the guide is only necessary when parties are booked.

Background Check:
Applicants for this position are required to submit to a criminal background check and pass a drug test.

To Apply:
Please submit resume and cover letter to . No phone calls please.