Special Events Associate

Gulfarium is hiring multiple fun-filled hospitality positions that will specialize in hosting parties and special events after park hours. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to provide exceptional customer service to guests of all ages, can multitask in a fast-paced environment, and is serious about working for a great company that loves animals and the environment. This is a perfect job for those wanting to get their start in the Events/Hospitality industry.

Part-time seasonal positions available.

 Responsibilities:

  • After Park Hours: possible hours could include shifts between the hours of 3pm-2am
  • Parties / Cocktail Functions / Corporate Events / Ceremonies and Receptions (i.e. Weddings, Birthdays, Promotions, Baby Showers, etc.)
  • Hosting private park tours
  • Setup and teardown of party/reception/ceremony areas
  • Staging of tables and chairs
  • Linen and decoration setup/teardown
  • Food and beverage handling and serving
  • Waste removal
  • Teamwork with other Gulfarium staff

 Qualifications:

  • Must be 17 years of age or older
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work at a fast pace
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Ability to multitask and focus on assigned tasks in the midst of distraction
  • Professional demeanor when interacting with guests and vendors
  • Ability to lift 40-50 pounds
  • Excellent public speaking skills
  • Ability to work varied shifts/weekends/holidays
  • Reliable transportation

Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park Provides:

  • An amazing opportunity to work for a great organization
  • Wonderful teams full of friendly coworkers
  • A place you can genuinely be proud of
  • No suits, no politics, just get in, work hard, and enjoy life

Job Type: Part-Time Seasonal

Pay: $12-$14 per hour based on experience