Tampas Lowry Park Zoo
Tampa, FL, United States
Logistics, Operations, Part Time, Retail
Retail Warehouse Assistant
ZooTampa is looking for a part-time Retail Warehouse Assistant to help manage inventory, orders, and deliveries along with creating a visually pleasing shopping experiences for our guests.
Who We Are
ZooTampa at Lowry Park is one of the most popular zoos in the southeastern U.S., with over 1 million visitors annually. We have grown to what now encompasses 56 acres of naturalistic animal exhibits in a lush, tropical garden setting. The Zoo, accredited by Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), offers popular educational programming, fun recreational amenities, up-close animal encounters and engaging seasonal events for which it has won awards as one of the country’s most family-friendly zoos.
Our mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and care for animals; create exceptional personalized experiences that connect people with wildlife and each other in fun, immersive ways.
Our vision is that everyone we touch is motivated to join us in taking action to protect and preserve wildlife.
Join us and become a part of creating unforgettable natural connections!
What you will be doing
Operate a clean, secure, and organized warehouse
Manage all incoming orders, process and transfer in a timely manner
Document external transfers, damaged merchandise, vendor returns, and inventory discrepancies
Ensure proper stock levels are maintained and merchandise is displayed appropriately
Ensure action is taken to achieve sales goals and correct negative sales trends
Minimize shrinkage through accurate merchandise control and loss prevention techniques
Assist with execution of promotions, special events, and shop change outs and displays
Actively involved in working special events and the operation of specialty stores and vending carts
Provides exemplary guest service to both internal and external guests
What you need
Minimum one year of retail, warehouse, receiving and/or visual merchandising preferred
Experience in zoo, aquarium or museum type of environment is preferred
Point-of-sale (POS) experience preferred
Ability to work independently, manage time effectively, multi-task, problem solve, and contribute effectively to the department
Excellent communication, organizational, and customer service skills
Ability to work with minimal supervision, follow written and verbal instructions
Ability to work outside and withstand typical Florida climate
Availability to work flexible schedule on weekends, evenings, and holidays
Ability to lift and move products up to 50 pounds
Conduct all activities in alignment with AZA standards and guidelines, all relevant laws and regulations, safety standards, and standards that ensure animal welfare
Our Perks at ZooTampa
Retirement 403(b) plan
Employee Assistance Program
Free membership to the Zoo, MOSI, and the Florida Aquarium
Free or discounted admission to many attractions in Florida
Discounts on food, beverage, and merchandise
And so much more!
Equal Opportunity Employer & Drug-Free Workplace
Tampas Lowry Park Zoo