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Animal Exhibit Educator/Explorer Guide



Open Interviews 3pm-6pm every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday; February 1st through March 1st. There is no registration or pre-application needed. Interviews are available on a walk-in basis. Please feel free to invites any friends or family that may be interested in working for Six Flags Discovery Kingdom! No pre-registration or application required, just check-in at the Human Resources Office(Employee Parking Lot), between 3pm-6pm.

Summary: Educate, inspire and entertain our Guests at the animal exhibits. Answer Guest questions about the animals, conservation, park events, rides and general park information while ensuring guest and animal safety. This is a great position for individuals looking to work in a fun, engaging atmosphere or individuals interested in the animal care field (Note- this position does not work hands on with animals).

Position Expectations:

  • Interact and engage with park guests about our animals, their care and conservation measures.
  • Learn, interpret and present animal information to our guests both on and off microphone.
  • Serve as a safety ambassador for guests and animals at all exhibits while enforcing park policies.
  • Communicate any hazards that pose a risk to the animals to management immediately.
  • Maintain cleanliness of areas surrounding animal exhibits including but not limited to: sweeping, cleaning windows, and picking up debris.
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum qualifications:

  • 18 years of age or older preferred; 16 years of age minimum requirement
  • Must be comfortable with public speaking
  • Must live the Six Flags mantra and adhere to all grooming standards
  • Must not be afraid of animals (exhibits include Wolf, Big Cats, Sea Lions, Seals, Penguins, Giraffe, Sharks, Stingrays, Walrus, Butterflies and Alligators. Note: barriers between Explorer Guides and animals are maintained at all times excluding Butterfly Habitat.)
  • Proven ability for retaining information and the ability to utilize provided protocols under pressure.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbal and written.
  • Must possess the mental and physical capacities necessary to perform the primary job duties.
  • Must be available to work Fridays, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be able to sit, bend and walk for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift, push or pull 10lbs with or without assistance.
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions including sun, rain, dim lighting and high humidity.
  • Must be able to clean windows on exhibit with appropriate tools.
  • Must be able to maintain objectivity and remain composed when faced with opposing points of view.

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Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is the best place to work in Northern California!

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is open year round!

The most diverse theme park entertainment offering in Northern California can be found at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. From frolicking dolphins to thrilling rides, we offer family fun and create life-long memories for our Guests. This is all possible because of our incredible employees who are friendly, outgoing, enthusiastic and energetic.

With so much to offer our Guests, there's no shortage of exciting positions. You can work concerts and shows like Odin's Temple of Tiger and thrilling rides like Medusa, one of the tallest floorless coasters in the world. Our Team Members also get to be a part of various special events such as Festival Latino, Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park. With so much to offer in terms of job opportunities, you'll enjoy new adventures each and every day

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This is your opportunity to find the kind of position that will make you truly love coming to work every day. The possibilities are endless! Six Flags offers real leadership opportunities, exclusive events, and unbelievable perks and discounts to our employees. You'll have fun working alongside other entertainment enthusiasts in any one of our amazing locations. There are so many advantages to working at Six Flags, and we want you to enjoy every one of them!

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