San Antonio Zoo
  • 23-Jan-2020 (CST)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • 8.00
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

Employee discounts on merchandise, food, and entry including a zoo membership after 30 days of employment.

As a Cashier, you will have more direct guest contact than any other single group of Zoo employees. You must always exhibit a positive guest service attitude and apparent interest in guest assistance.  You will perform tasks related to counter sales, food preparation, presentation, cooking, stocking, beverage drawing, cash handling, catering, and sanitizing.  You will also frequently handle large sums of money during the work shift. 

Essential Duties

  • Assist in the set up of individual stands for daily business.
  • Determine the volume of food to be prepared to ensure food sales are maintained.
  • Work as a cashier as needed.
  • Receive cash, checks, and credit cards from the guest in payment for sales.
  • Accurately count and record money and credit card sales at the end of the day.
  • Work all equipment as needed, including the grill and fryers.
  • Ensure orders are quickly prepared and served to the guest.
  • Accurately complete daily supply orders in a timely matter.
  • Ensure the stand is closed correctly and cleaned at the end of the day's business.
  • Ensure the stand is kept clean and sanitary during the business day.
  • Assist the Section Leaders with any duties required for the safe operation of your assigned work area.
  • Assist the Manager with catered events at the Zoo.
  • Assist in the training of new employees regarding daily stand duties.
  • Read and understand the cash handling policy.
  • All other duties based on your managers' requirements. 


  • Accurately handle cash register operations and cash transactions
  • Must possess a positive attitude and work well with other team members
  • Be able to work positively under pressure in a fast-paced time-sensitive restaurant environment
  • We enjoy year-round operation for all staff, must be available nights, weekends, and occasional after-hour assignments.
  • Must be at least 16 years of age due to position duties and equipment use requirements.
  • Cash handling experience a plus.
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