Tuesday , March 21 2023

Busch Gardens Employment – Day Camp Counselor

Website Busch Garden

Job Description:

SeaWorld is a place of thrills, fun and positive, lasting memories. And that’s just what it’s like to work here! As a key member of our team, you’ll play a major role in bringing happiness and excitement to people from around the world. If you’re dedicated, dependable and driven to deliver exceptional guest service, this is place for you!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the overall safety and well-being of campers in the park, overnight, or during off-site field trips.
  • Maintain knowledge of camp rules/operations, navigation of park or any field trip sites.
  • Provide guidance to campers keeping them on task and behaving appropriately.
  • Teach and implement assigned camp curriculum in an effective and timely manner.
  • Carries out activities and teaches animal information as outlined in the camp curriculum. Can include role play, making crafts, singing camp
  • songs, playing camp games, and reading stories.
  • Assist in maintenance and inventory of all SeaWorld Camp supplies and equipment.
  • Serve as a positive role model for campers and other park guests by adhering to company standards on wardrobe, conduct, safety, cleanliness and timeliness at all times.
  • Anticipate and willingly participate in designated camp duties: activity materials and equipment set-up and breakdown, classroom set-up and clean-up, team-building exercises, etc.
  • Provide feedback to teachers regarding camper behavior.

Job Requirements:

  • Comfortable working with children 6-13 years of age and demonstrate resilience in a fast-paced, kid centric environment with minimal downtime.
  • Able to work near marine and terrestrial animals and crowds of people.
  • Able to positively interact with guests and co-workers of all ages, different ethnic/cultural backgrounds and/or language, and individuals with special needs.
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills.
  • At least 19 years of age.
  • Education, recreation, early childhood development, marine biology, biology, or zoology majors preferred.
  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED).

Qualification & Experience:

  • Able to work Monday through Friday during the camp season (can include holidays and evenings)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Able to use mechanical devices such as microphone systems (hand held or headset), voice projector, computer, video projector, slide screen, television, equipment lift, and inflatable teaching tools.
  • Able to stand and walk outdoors in a variety of weather conditions for prolonged periods of time.
  • A valid California driver’s license required; visiting students and military must have a valid United States driver’s license from state of residency and ability to provide a copy of the DMV report; Must be able to meet the requirements to drive SeaWorld vehicles.
  • Able to successfully complete all legal, company and department training requirements to include but not limited to passing required tests and certifications within established timelines.
  • CPR/AED/First Aid certification required by the first day of work from American Red Cross, American Heart Association, or National Safety Council.
  • Consistently practices safe work habits including, but not limited to the use of personal protective equipment, lifting and reporting of unsafe situations.
  • Able to lift or move up to 50 lbs.
  • Willing to comply with and ensure team members comply with all SEA grooming guidelines and employment standards.

Job Details:

Company: Busch Garden

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: San Diego, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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