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Employment

We are now hiring for the 2019 season!

To apply, please complete an application. All positions are seasonal and part time. Lake Tobias begins hiring no younger than 14 years of age.  For questions, please contact Human Resources at (717) 362-9126 or hr@laketobias.com.

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We are Currently Hiring for the Following Positions

Safari Tour Guide

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Tour Guide gives formal educational presentations to public groups while driving a full-size bus, and answers all customer inquiries. The position is responsible for the safety of the public on their safari bus, and monitoring and maintaining the condition of their safari bus, field, and animals. The ideal candidates will be able to safely drive a full-size bus, make frequent independent judgments, and professionally speak to large public groups; and must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license.

Reptile Keeper and Show Employee

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Reptile Keeper gives formal public presentations, and assists in maintaining reptile building facilities and animal exhibits. The Keeper is also responsible for assisting in caring for specified reptile building animals. The ideal candidate will be able to professionally speak to large public groups, provide excellent customer service, and make frequent independent judgments. They will also have 2 years of experience working in a zoo or related establishment or will be enrolled in a 4-year college degree program related directly to animals.

Petting Zoo Handler

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Petting Zoo Handler is responsible for greeting and serving all Petting Zoo customers in a friendly, efficient, and professional manner. The Handler will encourage visitors to interact with the animals, and will sell animal food to visitors. The employee will also provide limited animal care, including feeding, watering, and brushing the animals. The ideal candidates will be positive individuals with working mathematics knowledge, good communications skills, and a passion for working with animals and people.

Assistant Concession Manager

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Assistant Concession Manager is responsible for the supervision and training of all concession employees. The assistant manager will ensure that the department processes all orders efficiently, safely, and professionally, while creating a positive service experience for all customers. The ideal candidate will be an outgoing, positive individual; will be able to lead the entire Lake Tobias team in delivering excellent customer service; and will have 2 years of experience in the Customer Service or Retail industry or a degree in Management or related field.

Food Services Supervisor

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Food Services Supervisor is responsible for training and overseeing all employees in their department (either Grille & Grub or Chill Zone). The supervisor will ensure that the department processes all orders efficiently, safely, and professionally, while creating a positive service experience for all customers. The ideal candidate will be an outgoing, positive individual; will be able to lead the kitchen team in delivering excellent food and customer service; and will have 2 years of experience in the food services industry or a degree in Culinary Arts or Restaurant Management.

Restaurant Employee

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Restaurant Employee serves all customers and prepares all food in the Grille & Grub. The employee will process all orders efficiently, pleasantly, and safely, while creating a positive experience for all customers. The ideal candidates will be task-oriented, positive individuals; able to provide excellent food- and customer service; and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Chill Zone Employee

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Chill Zone Employee serves all customers and prepares all food in the Chill Zone. The employee will process all orders efficiently, pleasantly, and safely, while creating a positive experience for all customers. The employee may assist in directing cars when scheduled. The ideal candidates will be task-oriented, positive individuals; able to provide excellent food- and customer service; and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Admissions/Concession Employee

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Admissions Employee serves as the first point of contact for all customers entering the park, and will assist all customers in a friendly, efficient, and professional manner. The employee works in the concession stand when not at admissions. The ideal candidates will be positive individuals with working mathematics knowledge, who are able to provide excellent customer service, and are able to work in all weather conditions.

Parking/Concession Employee

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Parker is responsible for greeting and serving customers in a friendly, efficient, and professional manner, and for keeping park grounds clean and presentable. The employee will direct cars when not in the refreshment stand. The ideal candidates will be positive individuals who are able to provide excellent customer service, and are able to work in all weather conditions.

Gift Shop Employee

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Gift Shop Employee is responsible for greeting and serving all Gift Shop Customers. The employee will serve and assist all customers in a friendly, efficient, and professional manner, and is responsible for keeping the Gift Shop stocked, clean, and presentable. The ideal candidates will be positive individuals with working mathematics knowledge, and able to provide excellent customer service.

First Aid Attendant

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The First Aid Attendant performs first aid procedures on visitors and employees requiring first aid in the park, maintains records in accordance with park and government requirements, and stocks first aid supplies. The employee will perform security checks throughout the day to ensure the safety of all visitors and employees. The ideal candidates will be capable of providing excellent first aid care, are able to respond quickly to emergencies, and are at least 18 years of age with a current 1st Aid/CPR certification.

Custodial Employee

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Custodial Employee assists with the maintenance of park grounds, restrooms, and waste facilities. The Custodian will maintain the functionality and cleanliness of park grounds and restrooms. The ideal candidates will be able to work independently and in all weather conditions, and will preferably have a valid driver’s license.

Landscape Gardener

This position is seasonal (May-October) and part-time. The Landscaper is responsible for landscape maintenance including preparing grounds for planting, implementing park landscape projects, watering, mulching, maintaining landscape, weeding, and fall cleanup. The ideal candidates will be able to work independently, and in all weather conditions, and will be able to prioritize tasks.