Facility Rental/Events Security Staff

Facility Rental/Events Security Staff

The Waikīkī Aquarium has openings for part-time, on-call staff to assist at evening facility rental events. Facility Rental staff determine their own work schedule according to the schedule of events.

Duties Include:

  • Responsible for the security of the Aquarium facility, exhibits and grounds, and guest safety
  • Provide security during the evening rental
  • Provide directions for the Aquarium facility and answers regarding the rental operations of the facility
  • Stock restrooms and clean exhibit windows
  • Monitor all galleries and exhibits, including Edge of the Reef and the Monk Seal Habitat
  • Assist renters in locating equipment for rental
  • Set up, break down & operate sound system (when applicable)
  • Monitor guests (make sure that the visitors during the evening functions aren’t running through the galleries, bringing in food and drinks, and that visitors aren’t throwing things or putting their hands into our open exhibits) during function to make sure there is no damage to property or exhibits
  • Assist supervisor with securing all exhibit areas and outdoor areas around the Aquarium perimeter
  • Prepare rental equipment, post signs and assist supervisor with preparation of the facility prior to renter arrival
  • Be familiar with and enforce all Facility Rental policies and procedures
  • Monitor gates and facility areas during set-up, event, and breakdown
  • Greet guests at front desk and monitor guest count and re-entry of guests

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Able to work independently with direct supervision, follow oral & written instructions
  2. Excellent communication skills and customer service with problem-solving skills & willingness to help in all areas at any time
  3. Good judgment, patience, and a pleasant demeanor are required when working with the public, other contractors, caterers, etc.
  4. Be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  5. Must successfully pass the Events and Membership Office’s training for Facility Rental Security worker before being assigned
  6. Must be able to work evenings on weekdays (between 4:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.), weekends, and holidays

Pay Rate:

Pay rate starts at $12.25 per hour and higher (commensurate with experience).