Six Flags Employment – Education Program Coordinator

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain accurate log of education events and activities.
  • Develop and update standard operating procedures.
  • Perform periodic evaluation of team members and seasonal leadership.
  • Schedule animal exhibit docent coverage. Ensure ambassadors are trained adequately.
  • Maintain communication with Supervisors and other disciplines within the Animal Care Departments.
  • Follow all policies and procedures of Six Flags Discovery Kingdom and the Animal Care Department.
  • Participate in the inter- and intra-departmental cross training program.
  • Perform all other duties as required.
  • Conduct research on and develop educational programs for guest benefit.
  • Write and edit educational materials and documents.
  • Speak to guests and educate them about the animals. Answer questions and host live training sessions.
  • Maintain company website and ensure accurate information surrounding educational programs.
  • Prep and run hands-on activities including squid dissection, scavenger hunts, and other games
  • Maintain accurate log of education events and activities.
  • Facilitate all aspects of Dolphin Discovery, Sharks In The Dark, Trainer For A Day, Ultimate Education Days, Wildlife Discovery, and other educational programs.
  • Recruit, hire, and train animal exhibit docents.

Job Requirements:

  • Will be required to work around animals indoors and outdoors in extreme weather conditions including cold and heat.
  • Duties and tasks may involve standing, walking, bending, and lifting up to 50lbs.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to operate vehicles (including but not limited to forklifts, golf carts, cars, trucks).
  • Must be able to work with chemicals and follow MSDS.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in education, biology, or event management.
  • Studies in biology, education, and training preferred.
  • Comfort with public speaking and hosting hands-on educational presentations.
  • Ability to work with all ages especially young children.
  • Strong problem solving, training, and organization skills.
  • Availability to work varied shifts including weekends, evenings, and holidays in varied weather conditions.

Job Details:

Company:  Six Flags

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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