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Registration and Data Assistant - Zoo Conservation Education

Location: Cleveland, Ohio | Job Type: Full Time
The Registration and Data Assistant provides administrative and clerical support services for the Zoo Conservation Education Division. The Registration and Data Assistant also provides prompt and courteous service to guests and staff in an effective manner by assisting with online and offline public program registration. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provides clerical and operational support to the Director of Conservation Education by coordinating and preparing for meetings, typing, composing, duplicating, dist...

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Hostler

Location: North Royalton, OH | Job Type: Part Time
The Hostler (part time) provides care to horses owned by the Ranger Department.  To coordinate and carry out duties necessary to the safe and efficient operation of the animals, facilities, and equipment of the Mounted Unit in harmony with other Mounted Unit employees. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provides daily care of horses housed at the main stable, including feeding, watering and stall cleaning Inspects horses for symptoms of injury or disease.  Administers medication or other treatments as needed...

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Accounting Intern

Location: Administrative Offices | Job Type: Internships
The Accounting Intern performs revenue and operation audits, gathers and analyzes financial data, and assists in administrative accounting functions to improve Cleveland Metroparks operations.  Primary responsibilities include:  performing internal audits related to Park and/or Zoo finances, analyze data and summarizing findings; process revenue reports on a weekly basis from various revenue locations; and assist the Finance Department in data entry and other accounting functions related to th...

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Help Desk Intern

Location: Administrative Offices | Job Type: Internships
The Information Technology Services Department (ITS) is responsible for all of Cleveland Metroparks’ technology needs. Following a strategic plan that emphasizes mobility, collaboration, connectivity and integration, ITS provides technology leadership and direction to every department at Cleveland Metroparks. ITS is broken into three divisions: Application & Web Services, Network Operations, and Customer Services. The Help Desk Intern position is a part of the Customer Services division, with opport...

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Beach Safety Patrol

Location: Euclid Beach | Job Type: Seasonal
Cleveland Metroparks is seeking enthusiastic, friendly and customer service-oriented individuals to assist in the seasonal operation of Cleveland Metroparks beaches and surrounding park grounds.   Individuals selected would be required to work cooperatively with staff to provide a clean, safe and high quality experience for guests visiting the beach.   Essential Functions Assists staff with communicating and enforcing facility regulations.   Provides information and direction to park gues...

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Lead Cashier - Parks

Location: Various Locations | Job Type: Seasonal
Huntington Beach Edgewater Beach The Pier at Edgewater Wallace Lake – Berea Ledge Pool – Hinckley The Spillway – Hinckley Emerald Necklace Marina The Lead Cashier – Parks provides quality leadership and direction, to ensure exceptional customer service by providing positive, friendly and professional customer service.   The incumbent assists the facilities supervisor in the training, placement and supervision of cashiers. Essential Functions Effectively supervises assigned employees through plannin...

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Concession and Facilities Supervisor

Location: Various | Job Type: Seasonal
Locations:  Huntington Beach, Edgewater Concessions and Emerald Necklace Marina The Concession and Facilities Supervisor assists the Concession Manager in managing, coordinating and overseeing day to day operations, special programming, training, placement and supervision of staff at Huntington Beach, Edgewater concessions and Emerald Necklace Marina. Essential Functions Maintains facility safety, cleanliness and cost effectiveness Supervises and trains seasonal staff including cashiers, concession...

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Marina Forklift Operator

Location: Emerald Necklace Marina | Job Type: Seasonal
The Marina Forklift Operator will be responsible for hauling and blocking up boats, light maintenance of machinery & facilities as necessary, cleaning grounds and dock areas, monitoring docks and boats during extreme weather conditions, and any other duties needed. Operate walk behind mowers, blowers, power trimmers and other power tools necessary to maintain the marina grounds. Assist customers in docking and fueling their boats.   Essential Functions Operate forklift to facilitate the launchi...

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Golf Course Construction Laborer

Location: Seneca Golf Course | Job Type: Seasonal
Cleveland Metroparks is seeking Golf Course Construction Laborers to assist with irrigation and other construction projects.  Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Performing unskilled and semi-skilled work of a routine, repetitive nature in a responsible manner, such as shoveling, raking, digging, mowing, weed trimming, plant maintenance, building and facility maintenance including cleaning. Performing routine maintenance on golf equipment. Making minor mechanical repairs and s...

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Forestry Laborer

| Job Type: Seasonal
Perform a variety of semi-skilled and unskilled jobs including duties to help maintain and improve the landscape and grounds areas. Daily tasks of the Park Maintenance Laborer include, but are not limited to:   Assisting with tree removal, trimming trees and planting trees and shrubs Performs general landscaping duties. Performs routine maintenance on Park Operation’s equipment. May assist with equipment maintenance such as oil and filter changing, lubrication, blade sharpening and belt adjusting. ...

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Outdoor Recreation Specialist

Location: Garfield Park Reservation | Job Type: Seasonal
Cleveland Metroparks is hiring qualified, enthusiastic Outdoor Recreation Specialists to assist with: RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists Outdoor Recreation staff with instruction of recreational activities including but not limited to youth summer camps, kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, backpacking, camping, mountain biking, and more. Assists with administrative tasks including but not limited to answering phones, creating flyers, planning programs, and more. Candidates must demonstrate proficient skills and e...

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Camp Counselor - Golf Day Camp

Location: Various Golf Clubhouse Locations | Job Type: Seasonal
The Camp Counselor of the Golf Day Camp assists in conducting daily camp activities, including assisting campers when moving from golf station to golf station, preparing snack and drink breaks, assisting with camper lunches, and activities during before and after-care sessions. This position involves direct interactions with children ages 8-17, interactions with other Golf division personnel. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Supervises youth campers ensuring a safe and positive summer camp experience. Assists or co...

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Food Service Attendant

| Job Type: Seasonal
LOCATIONS: Big Met Golf Course Seneca Golf Course Shawnee Hills Golf Course sleepy hollow golf course The Food Service Attendant (Seasonal) provides food preparation, cooking, sales of food and beverage, preparing location for daily service operations for a pleasant dining experience.  Responsible for accurate accounting of cash and all transactions and assists with location inventory controls. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Prepares, cooks, and serves food in a prompt, courteous and timely manner Follows a...

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Boathouse and Store Associate

Location: Hinckley Lake Boathouse | Job Type: Seasonal
The Boathouse and Store Associate assists in the operations of the boathouse and store, including sales of Cleveland Metroparks merchandise, products and services. This position requires strong customer service skills, a high level of energy, and a willingness to work indoors/outdoors in various climate conditions. QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED preferred Retail experience highly preferred Above average computer skills and Point-of-Sale experience preferred Must be able to successfully pass ...

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Trails Crew Member

| Job Type: Seasonal
Trail Crew Member assists in the construction and maintenance of natural surface trails throughout the Park District by performing unskilled and, as capable, semi-skilled jobs in a manner which assures a quality product consistent with Park District’s trail building standards. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Performs unskilled and, as capable, semi-skilled work in a responsible manner; typical duties including but not limited to: Using hand tools to assist in new trail building and finishing as well as decommissi...

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Park Maintenance Laborer

Location: Various Park Reservations | Job Type: Seasonal
LOCATIONS: Bedford/West Creek Reservations Big Creek/Brookside Reservations Bradley Woods/Huntington Reservations Brecksville Reservation Euclid Creek/Lakeshores Reservations Garfield Park Reservation Hinckley Reservation Lakefront Reservation Mill Stream Run Reservation North Chagrin/Acacia Reservations Ohio and Erie/Washington Reservations Rocky River Reservations South Chagrin Reservation Daily tasks of the Park Maintenance Laborer include, but are not limited to: Removal of trash, leaves, and branch...

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Golf Course Cashier

Location: Various Locations | Job Type: Seasonal
LOCATIONS: Big Met Clubhouse Little Met Clubhouse Manakiki Clubhouse Mastick Woods Clubhouse Seneca Clubhouse Shawnee Hills Clubhouse Sleepy Hollow Clubhouse Washington Clubhouse Cleveland Metroparks is currently seeking cashiers for various golf clubhouse locations.  Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Operating of point-of-sale register/computer Reconciling cash, checks and charges Answering telephone calls Greeting guests Providing excellent customer service Selling merchan...

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Golf Clubhouse Specialist

| Job Type: Seasonal
LOCATIONS: Big Met Clubhouse Little Met Clubhouse Manakiki Clubhouse Mastick Woods Clubhouse Seneca Clubhouse Shawnee Hills Clubhouse Sleepy Hollow Clubhouse Washington Clubhouse Cleveland Metroparks is currently seeking Clubhouse Specialists for various golf course locations.  Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Welcomes and greets guests upon entry into the golf shop Answers telephone and in-person inquiries. Stocks, re-stocks and arranges merchandise in golf shop. Communica...

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Zoo Rides/Transportation Driver

Location: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo | Job Type: Seasonal
RESPONSIBILITIES : Perform safe, courteous and effective operation of Zoo Trams, Boomerang Railroad Train and Circle of Wildlife Carousel, obeying all safety standards and guidelines Provide exceptional customer service to Zoo guests in a friendly, personable manner at all times Uphold the high standards of Cleveland Metroparks by actions, appearance & attitude at all times and in all places DUTIES : Perform daily maintenance and safety checks on Zoo Trams, Boomerang Railroad Train and Circle of Wil...

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Golf Turf Laborer

| Job Type: Seasonal
LOCATIONS: Big Met Turf Little Met Turf Manakiki Turf Mastick Woods Turf Seneca Turf Shawnee Hills Turf Sleepy Hollow Turf Washington Turf Cleveland Metroparks is currently seeking Golf Turf Laborers for various golf course locations.  Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Performs unskilled and semi-skilled work of a routine, repetitive nature in a responsible manner i.e., mowing, weed trimming, plant maintenance, building and facility maintenance such as cleaning. Performs rou...

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Guest Services Associate

Location: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo | Job Type: Seasonal
RESPONSIBILITIES : Perform exceptional customer service to Zoo guests in a friendly, personable manner at all times Assists guests by providing information, access control by verifying tickets and memberships, providing parking lot control and directing traffic and pedestrian flow.  Uphold the high standards of Cleveland Metroparks by actions, appearance & attitude at all times and in all places DUTIES : Direct traffic, pedestrian flow, and parking in a safe efficient manner Conduct  surve...

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Zoo Cashier

Location: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo | Job Type: Seasonal
RESPONSIBILITIES : Provide exceptional customer service to Zoo guests in a friendly, personable manner at all times. Engage guests in a friendly and positive manner.  Receive visitor complaints and resolve complaints when possible. Uphold the high standards of Cleveland Metroparks by actions, appearance & attitude at all times and in all places. DUTIES : Operate computer based ticketing system to record fees from admission and other services.  Issue appropriate change. Collect admission fe...

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Registration Assistant

Location: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo | Job Type: Seasonal
The Registration Assistant (Seasonal) provides administrative and clerical support services for the Zoo Conservation Education Division. Provides prompt and courteous service to guests and staff in an effective manner and assists with phone call correspondence in a call center atmosphere.  Assists with online and offline public program registrations and field trip bookings.  Establishes a favorable image to the Conservation Education Division, Zoo, and public. QUALIFICATIONS : Associate’s degr...

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Chief Financial Officer

Location: Administrative Offices in Cleveland, OH | Job Type: Full Time
The Chief Financial Officer plans, organizes, directs, controls, develops, documents, manages and administers the Park District’s financial affairs including long- and short-range budgets, cash receipts and management, auditing, financial reporting, disbursements, inventory accounting, payroll administration and all accounting systems. The Chief Financial Officer serves as an ex officio officer of the Board of Park Commissioners, in conformity with Section 1545.07 of the Ohio Revised Code. The Chief Fin...

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Concession Cashier

| Job Type: Seasonal
CONCESSION CASHIER (SEASONAL) Locations : Huntington Beach Edgewater Beach The Pier at Edgewater Wallace Lake – Berea Ledge Pool – Hinckley The Spillway - Hinckley Cleveland Metroparks is currently seeking concession cashiers for various locations. Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Concession Sales including Food Prep Receive and Handle Cash Maintain Cleanliness at Facility Provide Excellent Customer Service Minimum 16 years or older Candidates Must be Available to Work a Flexibl...

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Fuel Dock/Marina Attendant

| Job Type: Seasonal
LOCATIONS: E.55TH MARINA EMERALD NECKLACE MARINA The Fuel Dock/Marina Attendant provides retail service to customers at the marina fuel dock and handles the day-to-day dock store responsibilities. Serves the public with integrity to effectively and efficiently assist customers and represent the Park District in a professional manner. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Provide immediate assistance to customers arriving at the fuel dock with re-fueling boats and fuel cans.  Provide absorbent materials, as necessa...

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Zoo Interpreter

Location: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo | Job Type: Seasonal
The Zoo Interpreter (Seasonal) engages visitors in interactive learning and discovery. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Interprets Zoo exhibits, animals, and bio-facts for individuals, groups and organizations of all age levels. Performs narratives in character, as assigned, instructing visitors using theatrical and/ or musical skills. Cooperates with and assists with the implementation of other education programs Assists with education animal care as assigned. Answers correspondence and provides informational ser...

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Lifeguards, Supervisors & Water Safety Instructors

| Job Type: Seasonal
Cleveland Metroparks Aquatics Division is seeking responsible and motivated individuals interested in becoming a Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructor or Lifeguard Supervisor for the summer swim season.  Click here for a copy of the Lifeguard posting. Outdoor lifeguarding positions are available at: Edgewater Beach Euclid Beach Hinckley Spillway Huntington Beach Ledge Pool Wallace Lake QUALIFICATIONS : American Red Cross Lifeguarding r. 12 and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. If not certified, tr...

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Service Maintenance Laborer

Location: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo | Job Type: Seasonal
The Service Maintenance Laborer (seasonal) performs daily care and maintenance of the Zoo  grounds and facilities,  and any additional duties as assigned by Manager of Zoo Grounds and Services and or the Superintendent of Zoo Facilities Operations. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : Prepares for the Zoo opening by cleaning public areas, pick-up trash and providing a pleasant environment. Performs closing cleaning duties and the closing of the Zoo for the day. Provides regular daily cleaning of restrooms as...

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Restaurant Employment Opportunities

| Job Type: Seasonal
LOCATIONS: MERWIN'S WHARF E. 55TH MARINA EMERALD NECKLACE MARINA Cleveland Metroparks is seeking enthusiastic, friendly and customer-oriented individuals to assist in the operation of its restaurants. All staff work together cooperatively to provide a clean, safe and quality experience with excellent food for guests of the restaurant. Several positions are available: Line Cook, Prep Cook, Dishwasher, Waiter, Busser, Bartender and Host.  We are also looking for experienced line cooks with at least t...

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