Job Openings

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Applicants must submit a completed City of Jenks application, resumé and references. Apply to: Janis Davis, jdavis@okaquarium.org

TICKETING AGENT – PART-TIME 

Job Description:  
As the first point of customer contact, ticket agents are expected to conduct themselves, in a pleasant, professional and courteous manner. In addition to this they are expected to encourage smooth flow of traffic through the entrance by maintenance of cash drawers, ticket booths and atrium. Agents will also be expected to prepare daily reports (Daily bank outs, Log sheets, etc,) and assist in opening and closing duties as needed. Agents must be prepared to assist the Catering, Marketing Departments, Facilities Departments and Volunteers with event set-up and with maintaining a quality experience for our guests by assuring a clean and organized facility.

Qualifications and Responsibilities:
Applicants must be friendly, detail oriented, with experience with Windows Word and Excel (2000 or better), a High School Diploma or equivalent, and some experience in customer service or hospitality fields. Applicants may be required to complete an Oklahoma Aquarium Math Test and Application. Salary: $7.63/hour. Approximately 20 hours per week including some weekends and holidays. 


Wildlife Trading Company of New Mexico – Email resume to marys@wtcnm.com to apply

SUPERVISOR – PART-TIME

Purpose and Scope:
The gift shop supervisor is responsible for assisting with all daily functions needed to operate the gift shop including supervising gift shop personnel, inventory handling, cash handling and stock organization.

Supervision and Guidance:
The Supervisor reports to the Gift Shop Manager; the Assistant Gift Shop Manager in the the absence of the Gift Shop Manager or to WTCNM corporate in the absence of the Manager or Assistant Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • ´╗┐Assist the Gift Shop Manager and the Assistant Manager in the daily operations of the gift shop. 
  • Understand and exercises the duties and responsibilities of a Sales Associate.
  • Assist the Manager and Assistant Manager in the performance of duties not usually associated with a Sales Associate's duties, such as training, register close-out, bank deposits, refunds, returns, etc.
  • With Management, helps to coordinate the hiring, training, and conduct of store personnel.
  • Responsible for ensuring service standards and sales projections are achieved.
  • Willing to work in each retail store at facility as needed.
  • Ensures cash control procedures established by WTCNM are instituted and scrupulously respected and followed within the department.
  • Ensures compliance with WTCNM's philosophy of operation for the shop.
  • Maintains high customer service standards.
  • Perform other duties as required by WTCNM.

Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Ability to meet federal, state and local requirements for employment.
  • Ability to lift moderately sized boxes and goods, weighing up to 35 pounds.
  • Ability to work flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to spend extended lengths of time on the sales floor assisting customers or maintaining displays.
  • Must possess a valid State driver's license.


Wildlife Trading Company of New Mexico – Email resume to marys@wtcnm.com to apply

SALES ASSOCIATE – PART-TIME

Purpose and Scope:
The Sales Associate performs merchandising function in an effort to achieve or exceed sales goals. These functions are primarily selling and oriented toward customer service, but also consist of merchandise presentation, stock work, and inventory control.

Supervision and Guidance:
The Sales Associate will report to the Gift Shop Manager and the Assistant Gift Shop Manager. In the absence of the Gift Shop Manager and the Assistant Gift Shop Manager, the Sales Associate will report to the Shop Supervisor.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • ´╗┐Maintain a satisfactory productivity level, achieved by tracking performance daily and working to meet or exceed weekly sales goals. 
  • Proved the highest quality of customer service to the guests by combining appropriate sales skill with an awareness of customers and their needs.
  • Be familiar with all merchandise in the store.
  • Acquire and demonstrate product knowledge skills.
  • Maintain a professional attitude with sincerity and enthusiasm.
  • Assist in maintaining the appropriate stock levels.
  • Monitor and maintain the appearance of the displays.
  • Learn and use all WTCNM systems and procedures.
  • Assist in maintaining inventory control.
  • Maintain a neat and professional appearance in accordance with the WTCNM employee handbook.

Requirements:

  • ´╗┐Minimum 16 years of age. 
  • Ability to meet federal, state and local requirements for employment.
  • Ability to lift moderately sized boxes and goods, weighing up to 25 pounds.
  • Ability to work flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to spend extended lengths of time on the sales floor assisting customers or maintaining displays

INTERNSHIPS

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