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Company Description and Location:

Downtown Houston is close to the theater district, the metro rail for easy access and bus lines. Downtown Aquarium is part of Landry’s, which has many great employee benefits including discounts on meals and retail. Houston is America’s fourth-largest city. It is a cosmopolitan destination, filled with world-class dining, arts, shopping, and nightlife. Take a stroll through the historic Heights, spend the day exploring the Museum District or head down to Space Center Houston.

Weekly working hours: avg. 32h per week

Start Date/End Date: May 16th – June 6th till August 27th – September 9th


  • Advanced English level is required;
  • Must arrive on time and start working according to DS dates;
  • Host/Hostess: Must have great phone skills & speak clearly. Greeting & seating guests, assisting servers with filling waters, clearing tables, restocking host station, making guest reservations over the phone and in person. Must be very outgoing. Personality and professional appearance are key. Must have a positive attitude, be understanding and compassionate in a friendly & helpful way. Must like dealing with people. Requires attention to detail, punctuality, and a great service attitude. Wage plus tip share, which is based on the sales for the day, could be $2-3 more per hour. Must be comfortable and like talking to guests on the phone. Could be cross-trained in other areas;
  • Aquarium Educator: This position will work in our Sting Ray reef, help conduct education programs for school groups and work with overnight birthday parties. They must have a positive attitude and be able to help instruct school-age children during program sessions. Must be able to stand for entire shift and engage with guests and answer questions they might have. We need outgoing, talkative, confident students! Could be cross-trained in other areas;
  • On the job training;
  • 50% off meals if student enrolls in employee discount program;
  • Employer provides uniform at a cost of $30-$50;
  • Students must bring black shirts, closed-toed, non-slip shoes and black pants (or skirts for women). Pants must be loose fitting and cover the ankle;

Housing and Transportation:

  • Accommodation must arrange own, it will be given leads;
  • Metro bus, rail, bike or walk to and from work.
Работна позиција:Host / Aquarium Educator
Локација на работа:Houston, TX

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