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Help Wanted: Buttonwood Park Zoo Cashier


LEVEL: GRADE 4 $12.21/hr – $17.14/hr

FUNCTION: Receives and disburses funds from customers and employees and records monetary transactions. Issues change and cashes checks. Counts money to verify amounts and issues receipts for funds received. Completes credit card transactions for customers.

Compares totals on cash register with amount of currency in register to verify balances. Posts data to accounts and balances receipts and disbursements.

Operates office machines, such as calculator, bookkeeping and check-writing machines.

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT: Cash register, computer, typewriter, telephone, copy & fax machines.

PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS: Normal office environment, not subject to extremes in temperature, odors, etc. Intermittent standing to assist customers or other staff members. Frequent interruptions to assist customers in the office or on the phone.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear; sit; use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand or walk. May spend extended periods at terminal, on telephone, or operating other office machines, requiring hand-eye coordination and finger dexterity.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to ten (10) pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

SELECTION GUIDELINES: Formal application; rating of education and experience; oral interview and reference check; and job-related tests may be required.

For application/complete job description, please visit newbedford-ma.gov or contact the Personnel Dept., 133 William St., Room 212, 508-979-1444. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. New Bedford has a residency requirement. EEO

About Michael Silvia

Served 20 years in the United States Air Force. Owner of New Bedford Guide.

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  1. I’ve always wanted to work at the zoo since I was little I love animals I’ve worked on a horse farm before. I’m currently working as a manager at papa johns but would love working mornings at the zoo. Email c.morsecode@gmail.com #5089716867

  2. I’ve worked at walmart for almost a year cashiering and being a sales associate and I’m in the military as a logistics sergeant. I would be great for this position, please give me a call at 774-251-7650

  3. I would like information on how to apply for this job

  4. I love animals, basic cashier skills

  5. Folks, don’t respond here. Please use the phone number or link within the article.

  6. Kristy Dominguez-Soares

    Every since I was 15 I always wanted to work here. Always use to talk about this till I was 18 to apply. I’m still in school but do have a part time job at McDonalds and experience as a cashier. I’m in the culinary field for the last 4 years as a cook/baker/cashier/server/and menu. Not as techniquel as a real resterauarnt as mine is only a coffee shop. I would love this job times 100. Even as a cashier, I’ll still be near all the animals I hope to one day take care of and actually be around. Please call if interested. 774-400-1634

  7. This is just a comment to all the above replies-
    The contact information is listed. There are instructions on how to apply. Inability to follow instructions is a surefire way to NOT get a job. I have no affiliation with this website our the party who posted this. I just felt like giving some friendly advice.

  8. Hi my name is Nicholas Miller,I believe I’m very suitable and interested in the position if you could give me a call back asap at 774-425-3165 I would appriciate it. Thanks for your time and have a great day.

  9. Hello! My name is Jessica Fernandes.I am very interested in this position. I have previous experience with working on Cashier. I will most likely have easy access to get to the work place on time knowingly I live very close to Button Wood. If you can give me a call @7744172238 or reach me at my email – jfernandes0802@yahoo.com

  10. Hi my nameis alexiss i would love this position i love animals and people and have some casherin experince as well as sales rep and volenterring

  11. I would like more information on how to apply for this postion. I’ve been working with the elderly as well as the public am great at customer service and great with kids.

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