Job Openings

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

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

 

MAINTENANCE WORKER II - PART-TIME 

Job Description:  

Under leadership of the Facility Supervisor/and or Deputy Director, this person will be responsible for the overall appearance, maintenance, and cleanliness of the Aquarium facility and grounds.

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to follow ORAL AND WRITTEN COMUNICATIONS.
  • Ability to work INDEPENDENTLY AND WITH LITTLE SUPERVISION.
  • Ability to READ A TAPE MEASURE EFFECTIVELY
  • Must have a VALID DRIVERS LICENSE
  • Ability to climb ladders and perform minor work from the same safely.
  • Ability to follow safety practices, including handling of caustic chemicals.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and the public.
  • Ability to direct work of volunteers and community service workers.
  • Ability to perform a variety of tasks using various hand and power tools.
  • Hammer, power screwdriver / drill, reciprocating saw, skill saw, pry bar,
  • Wrenches, sockets, etc.
  • Skill to vacuum carpets, clean windows, maintain toilet facilities, sweep floors and walks, change light bulbs, move furniture, empty waste baskets and other receptacles in facility and business office, clean kitchen counters, appliances and other surfaces.
  • Skill to drive a motor vehicle for transportation and delivery purposes.
  • Tasteful in dress with uniform shirt required, grooming and hygiene, language and mannerisms to community standards for areas of responsibility.

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. 


INTERNSHIPS

The Oklahoma Aquarium offers students the opportunity to get involved with our day-to-day operations and work with staff. Students who participate in our intern programs will receive credit for their time spent working at the Oklahoma Aquarium. Click Here for Information on Internship Opportunities