Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: February 28, 2018

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $9.42/hour


Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to discover a new adventure? If so, have you considered working for one of the top ranked zoo’s in the country? Riverbanks is currently recruiting engaging and enthusiastic ambassadors! Be part of the adventure and explore our exciting opportunities now. Visit, "Careers and Volunteer Opportunities".

Ambassador Commitment: Doing your part to support Riverbanks’ mission to foster appreciation and concern for all living things.

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, works with a team to operate the zip line attraction at Riverbanks. Works with Senior Zip Line Guides and management to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the course and consistent high quality service to all guests. Works with small groups of guests over an extended period of time to facilitate their positive experience. Demonstrates excellent guest service and communication skills. Is comfortable with heights and making judgment calls about guest participation. Reports to the Attractions Supervisor.

Job Description:

Education and Experience: Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma and demonstration of responsible job experience. Some college education is preferred. Must have excellent communication and leadership skills. Safety training and adventure-base programming knowledge preferred. Must successfully complete paid on-site training and work an apprenticeship on Riverbanks’ zip line course in order to continue employment.

Contact Name:
Human Resources
Contact Phone Number: 803-779-8717
Application Process:
Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website: