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Education Instructor- $17.00/HR - $18.00/HR

PARK

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

LOCATION

Vallejo , California

JOB TYPE

Part-Time

CATEGORY

Operations

After undergoing in-park training, you will be responsible for educational program instruction and facilitating animal interaction programs which may include Dolphin Discovery, Discovery Field Trips, Wildlife Discovery and Shark in the Dark programs.


 


Essential Job Duties:



  • Facilitate classroom portion of Dolphin Discovery with an educational presentation

  • Lead groups on educational tours for Wildlife Discovery and Discovery Field Trips

  • Upkeep of locker room facilities, including bathrooms, wetsuits, laundry, and classroom

  • Educate and engage guests participating in the Sharks in the Dark program including leading the group through dinner, activities and monitoring the group overnight

  • Act as a host to our Guests, greeting and checking them in providing the Six Flags Service Mantra

  • Other duties as assigned


 


Minimum Qualifications:



  • Must be a minimum of 18 years or older

  • Must enjoy working with adults and children and be a positive role model for all Guests

  • Must be able to handle possible stressful situations

  • Should exhibit good problem solving skills, be flexible, organized, creative, and outgoing

  • Must be available to work weekdays, weekends, evenings, and holidays

  • Studies in biology and/or education preferred

  • Must be able to speak with excellent public speaking skills, in front of large groups of people

  • Be able to work in a fast paced environment; must be able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Capable of working proactively, in a team and independently

  • Capable of facilitating strong communication among team members and be able to communicate effectively in English verbally and in writing

  • Must be computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and Access

  • Capable to traverse the park property, and able to lift up to 50lbs

  • Must be able to work around animals, salt water, in an indoor and outdoor environment in all weather conditions


If you are able to answer "YES" to all of the following questions, please continue the application process by clicking "Apply" 



  1. Can you provide legal documentation establishing your identity and eligibility to be legally employed in the United States? 

  2. Are you able to perform the essential functions of the job for which you are applying with or without reasonable accommodation? 

  3. Within the last 90 days, can you state that you have not used illegal or social drugs (excluding marijuana), such as MDMA (Molly), cocaine and crystal methamphetamine? 

  4. I am willing to agree that future text messages relating to Six Flags, Inc., including company news, job posting application status updates, and other information, may be sent on behalf of Six Flags, Inc. to the cell phone number I provide.