San Antonio Zoo
  • 23-Nov-2021 to 07-Dec-2022 (CST)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • 12.25
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

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


San Antonio Zoo is looking to hire a part-time Banquet (Catering) Staff. Do you enjoy the hospitality industry? Does it make you feel good to focus on guest interactions and exceed customer service expectations? Do you want to be part of a dynamic nonprofit organization that focuses on securing a future for wildlife? If so, please read on!

WORK SCHEDULE AND COMPENSATION

We are a year-round operation; this position requires a flexible schedule for workdays, evenings, weekends, holidays, and occasionally after-hours for special assignments. The position is on a rotating schedule, and the compensation for this position is $12.25

WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Fun perks include discounts on entry, food, merchandise, an annual zoo pass, and an increase after 6 months of satisfactory employment. In addition to the employee recognition program, eligible for internal positions after 4 months of employment and employee appreciation events!

A DAY IN THE LIFE AS AN CATERING CLERK

A Banquet (Catering) Staff, you will perform tasks related to all functions of catering events and management of all public and private Zoo-hosted events. As a Banquet, Staff is responsible for a setting room specifically for each catering event according to the Event Packing List (EPL). We offer our prospective guests various activities such as picnics, weddings, exclusive member events, and other special catered events.

You must be fully committed to San Antonio Zoo's mission to create awareness that inspires action to care for the wildlife we steward and the animals we protect. In addition, it would be best if you took pride in knowing your hard work is making a difference in wildlife conservation.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR CATERING CLERK

  • Our Catering event operating hours are 5 am to 1 am. Open availability is preferred.
  • 1-2 years of customer service experience preferred.
  • Cash handling experience is a plus!
  • Previous food prep experience is a plus!
  • Knowledge of various room setups and standard equipment is preferred.
  • Must be eligible and pass Food Handlers Certification and TABC Servers Certification within 30 days of employment.
  • An associate degree is preferred.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age due to position duties and equipment use requirements.
  • Two years of cash register/cash-handling experience in a foodservice operation is required.
  • Successful candidates must complete a pre-employment National Sex Offender Search, Criminal Background Check, and Drug Screen.
  • Must be able to work in varying climates and weather conditions (rain, snow, hot, or cold)

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR HERD?

All future zoo crew, please apply at sazoo.org and complete our application.

We look forward to meeting you!



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