Cashier (Operations Department)

Year-Round Part-Time Employment

Schedule and Salary

Days: Varies

Hours: Up to 20 hours per week

Start Date: Immediately

Salary: $12.93 per hour

Classification:

Contact: mscalzo@oaklandzoo.org

Application Deadline: Open untilled filled.

How to Apply

Overview

Responsible for accurately entering admission, parking and ride fees into a POS system. Able to maintain great customer service as expected by the Oakland Zoo. Must be able to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities

  • Using customer service skills, greet each customer providing a friendly environment, by smiling and acknowledging their presence.
  • Enter correct admission, parking and ride fees into POS system with accuracy. Return correct change to customer and always issue a receipt.
  • Be aware of all cash & coupon promotions and routinely check expiration dates.
  • Ensure each customer is assisted in a timely manner.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • When maximum amount of money is collected, deposit drops as necessary.
  • Request an escort from security before coming to the classroom to cash out at end of the day.
  • Demonstrate superior customer service with customers, both internal (i.e. co-workers) and external (vendors, visitors, customers, etc).
  • Demonstrates knowledge of, and supports, the East Bay Zoological Society's mission, vision, value statements, standards, policies and procedures, operating instructions, confidentiality standards, and the code of behavior.
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

Required Capabilities

  • Ability to read, count and write accurately.
  • Must be able to communicate with customers, co-workers and management.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Must be flexible with work schedule.
  • Basic computer skills needed.

Required Education

  • Enrolled in high school or college
  • GED or equivalent

Required Experience

  • Cash handling experience preferred.
  • Previous customer service experience helpful.
  • Ability to sit, stand, kneel, walk, bend, stoop and speak regularly and for long periods of time.
  • Prior sales experience helpful.

Disclaimer

Cash handling experience preferred.
Previous customer service experience helpful.
Ability to sit, stand, kneel, walk, bend, stoop and speak regularly and for long periods of time.
Prior sales experience helpful.

How to Apply

P.O. Box 5238

9777 Golf Links Road Oakland, CA 94605