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North Woods Gift Store

The North Woods Gift Store at Buttonwood Park Zoo is currently accepting applications for experienced staff during its hiring season. Positions are part time, seasonal, weather dependent. Weekend availability is expected.

Part-time pay: $13.50/hour
Reports to: Lisa Hurd – Gift Store and Ride Manager
Commitment: 10-20 hours/week, seasonally more hours available
Deadline: Rolling hiring process, apply today!

SEASONAL PART-TIME SALES ASSOCIATE

Qualifications:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service
  • Ability to work well with children
  • Flexible availability, including weekends and holidays

Responsibilities:   

  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Build highly satisfied and loyal customer base through engagement, conversion and capturing customer e-mail
  • Represent the Zoo professionally
  • Process Zoo memberships
  • Ability to communicate new and exciting Zoo happenings to patrons

TRAIN & CAROUSEL RIDE OPERATOR

Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service
  • Ability to work well with children
  • Flexible availability, including weekends and holidays

Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Represent the Zoo professionally
  • Ability to communicate new and exciting Zoo happenings to patrons
  • Perform daily operator safety inspection of rides
  • Daily cleaning of rides and maintaining a neat and clean surrounding area

The North Woods Gift Store at the Buttonwood Park Zoo is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The North Woods Gift Store at the Buttonwood Park Zoo is an equal opportunity employer and shall not take any action in its employment practices that is discriminatory on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, veteran status, military service (active or inactive) or disability in regarding to hiring, compensation, promotion, transfer, lay-off, rehiring, terminations or employment benefits. Employment policies and procedures will be based on essential job-related standards of ability, experience, training, past performance, and other relevant factors affecting performance for the position in question.

Applications may be mailed to the Zoo with attention to Lisa Hurd or emailed to info@bpzoo.org 

Please email application to northwoodsgift@bpzoo.org to schedule an appointment.​

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