Zoo Rides/Transportation Driver
Location: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Job Type: Seasonal
- Perform safe, courteous and effective operation of Zoo Trams, Boomerang Railroad Train and Circle of Wildlife Carousel, obeying all safety standards and guidelines
- Provide exceptional customer service to Zoo guests in a friendly, personable manner at all times
- Uphold the high standards of Cleveland Metroparks by actions, appearance & attitude at all times and in all places
- Perform daily maintenance and safety checks on Zoo Trams, Boomerang Railroad Train and Circle of Wildlife Carousel, completes daily written safety/maintenance check reports
- Daily, clean the Zoo Trams, Boomerang Railroad Train and Circle of Wildlife Carousel, performs general cleaning tram/carousel washing area
- Provide information to Zoo guests regarding special events, activities and exhibit locations
- Provide Zoo Tram and Boomerang Railroad Train narration
- Engage guests in a friendly and positive manner
- Act as host/hostess at Tram stops and the Circle of Wildlife Carousel
- Safely assist visitors boarding/departing and with personal property to include wagons, strollers, wheelchair, etc.
- High School Diploma or G.E.D
- Must have a good driving record (less than six (6) active points on driving records) and possess a valid Ohio driver’s license.
- Demonstrate ability to perform variable physical outdoor labor in normal duties, i.e.: lifting of 50lbs and pulling/pushing various equipment or objects
WORK SCHEDULE: Must be willing to work weekdays, weekends, evenings and holidays as required.
TO APPLY: Submit a seasonal application to:
Department of Human Resources
4101 Fulton Parkway
Cleveland, OH 44144