Employment Opportunities at San Antonio Aquarium


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Open Positions

Merchandising Coordinator

Job Purpose

To keep the gift shop looking pristine, manage inventory, work with corporate purchasing department on orders.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Stock inventory
  • Offer specials promoted by company
  • Explain products in gift shop and assist customers with selecting merchandise
  • Manage inventory
  • Ensure store visual merchandising and presentation standards are implemented.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Three years’ experience in a retail environment, purchasing and inventory experience required
  • Theme park, zoo, science center, or attraction background preferred
  • Strong mental and emotional balance and health required for fast paced high energy demands
  • Ability to communicate effectively with guests and management
  • Cheerful, positive attitude with a willingness to be a team player
  • Ability to create and monitor sales reports

Guest Services:

  • Opening/Closing Duties
  • Checking Guests in & out
  • Occasional Bird Shifts
  • Birthday Parties
  • Field Trips

Interaction Specialist:

  • Interacts with the public, sometimes by showcasing animals.
  • Enjoys interacting, handling animals.
  • Sales/Service Background
  • Gregarious, outgoing.  Enjoys adult and child interactions.
  • Positive, engaging attitude.

(210) 310-3210



Sun–Thurs 10am–7pm
Friday-Sat 10am-8pm


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