Employment Opportunities

 

 

 

Marine Husbandry 

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Assisting Director & Assistant Director with animal husbandry
  • Maintaining fresh and saltwater aquariums
  • Monitoring the health of fish, and medicating as necessary
  • Cleaning & maintaining all filtration components and equipment
  • Testing and maintaining proper water parameters
  • Preparing food portions and feeding fish, invertebrates, and coral
  • Leading Educational/Interpretive Guided Tours for Schools, Birthday party groups, and other groups

 

Reptile Husbandry

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Basic knowledge of reptile care
  • Maintain cleanliness of exhibits
  • Strong work ethic
  • Flexible hours, must be willing to work weekends

 

Bird Husbandry

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Basic knowledge of bird care
  • Maintain cleanliness of exhibits
  • Strong work ethic
  • Flexible hours, must be willing to work weekends

For husbandry positions please email Mike@AustinAquarium.com

 

 

 

Guest Services Associate

 

Job Purpose

 

To enhance the guest experience with warm and inviting energy and enthusiasm in the admissions, gift shop, and other guest services department

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Offer specials promoted by company
  • Facilitate a memorable experience for guests
  • We are seeking highly motivated, friendly, outgoing sales reps!
  • Commission based
  • Experience preferred
  • What you earn is up to you!

 

Desired Skills & Experience

 

  • Two years’ experience in a retail environment 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

 

Janitorial Worker

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Maintaining cleanliness of facility at all times
  • Deep cleaning and light cleaning duties
  • Following detailed checklist of hourly, daily, weekly, and monthly duties

 

Desired Skills & Experience

 

  • Cleaning/maintenance experience required
  • Strict attention to detail
  • Takes pride in a clean environment

 

Gift Shop Associate

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Assist with inventory
  • Ensure store visual merchandising and presentation standards are maintained
  • Assist customers with finding products
  • General gift shop upkeep
  • 2 years experience preferred

For all positions above email Mandie@AustinAquarium.com

Hours

Open daily 10 a.m.–8 p.m.

 

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