Columbus Zoo and Aquarium to host two Seasonal Job Fairs on April 16 and May 12, 2016

POWELL, Ohio, 2016-Apr-12 — /Travel PR News/ —

WHAT:           Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will host two Seasonal Job Fairs for potential applicants to apply and interview for employment at the Zoo, Zoombezi Bay and Safari Golf Club.

WHEN:           Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m.

WHERE:         The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium’s Activity Pavilion

WHY:            The Columbus Zoo, Zoombezi Bay and Safari Golf Club are currently looking for talented individuals with a desire for fun and exciting spring and summer jobs.

Open interviews will be held on Saturday, April 16 and Thursday, May 12 for the following positions: lifeguards, food and beverage, facilities, guest relations, security, customer contact, rides and more.

In addition, Zoombezi Bay is hiring lifeguards for the summer season and invites applicants to attend an open interview aptly called “swimmerview” on Saturday, April 16 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Worthington Natatorium. Participants must bring a swimsuit as they will need to complete the basic water skills test before they move onto the interview portion. Once hired, Zoombezi Bay offers full lifeguard certification and training at no cost to employees.

Applicants must be 16 years of age or older. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information on the Seasonal Job Expo and to apply online please visit


Home to more than 10,000 animals representing over 600 species from around the globe, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium leads and inspires by connecting people and wildlife. The Zoo complex is a recreational and education destination that includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and 18-hole Safari Golf Course. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium also operates the Wilds, a 10,000-acre conservation center and safari park located in southeastern Ohio. The Zoo is a regional attraction with global impact; annually contributing more than $4 million of privately raised funds to support conservation projects worldwide. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Columbus Zoo has earned Charity Navigator’s prestigious 4-star rating.