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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Looking to start your career, or maybe just a new place to shine? Our local businesses need people just like you!

African Safari Wildlife Park

African Safari Wildlife Park

267 S. Lightner Rd., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Hiring for the 2022 Zoo Crew will begin in January! The Park is looking to hire over 100 associates to join their 2022 Zoo Crew and begin hiring at age 14 with a valid work permit. Available positions include Food Service, Drive-Thru Safari Attendants, Cashiers, Education Programs Staff, Janitorial Services, Seasonal Zoo Keepers, Grounds/Landscaping, Maintenance and more. Part Time and Full Time work available through Nov 2022. Are you or someone you know looking for a WILD place to work? African Safari is openly accepting applications and offers flexible scheduling - ideal for high school students, college students, and teachers!

Bait House Brewery

Bait House Brewery

225 Meigs St., Sandusky, OH, 44840
Central Shores

Bait House Brewery is looking for experienced servers to join the Brew Crew for the summer season of fast-paced, team-centered fun. Some weekend availability required. Stop in to fill out and application or email a current resume to Alivia at amcgookey@baithousebrewery.com.

Cedar Point Amusement Park

Cedar Point Amusement Park

1 Cedar Point Dr., Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Seasonal opportunities now available. Opportunities are everywhere! Share your smile by the water, in the campground or at any of the hotels. Work on roller coasters, thrill rides, family rides and interactive attractions. Available positions include Internships, Admissions Hosts, Ride Operators, Food Team Members, and more. To apply, text FUN to 97211 or visit cedarpoint.com/jobs.

Cedar Point Sports Center

Cedar Point Sports Center

2701 Cleveland Rd. (US 6), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Join A Winning Team At Cedar Point Sports Center, we are dedicated to excellence in all aspects - sports, local programming, and community engagement. We're looking for dedicated individuals to round out our fantastic team at this spectacular facility. Are you interested in sports and recreation? Do you have a passion for promoting health and wellness in the community? Then Cedar Point Sports Center is the place for you!

Common Ground Zipline Canopy Tours

Common Ground Zipline Canopy Tours

14240 Baird Rd., Oberlin, OH, 44074
Neighbors

Now hiring for the 2022 Season! Join the team of a mission-driven organization that has been promoting opportunities for individuals in Northeast Ohio to explore, learn, and grow, for nearly 30 years! From camp counselors to zipline tour guides and more, Common Ground Zipline Canopy Tours is looking for a adventurous, fun-loving people to join the team this season. Visit website for full job descriptions and to apply.

Crush Wine Bar

Crush Wine Bar

145 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Visit website for application and list of jobs available at Crush Wine Bar.

Edison Birthplace

Edison Birthplace

9 N. Edison Dr. (off SR 113), Milan, OH, 44846
East Shores

Are you interested in history? Thomas Edison? If you are, you might want to spend some time working with Edison Birthplace this summer as a Tour Guide. Guides should have an interest in history or Thomas Edison, ability to speak with and work with group tours, and an outgoing personality. Physically able to go up and down flights of stairs and be on their feet for 45 mins-1 hr. Ability to work 15-20 hrs a week during June-Aug. For teens, 15 yrs. or older with adequate transportation. For more information or to apply, contact Lois Wolf at director@tomedison.org or call 419.706.4943 to take the plunge.

Erie Island Carts

Erie Island Carts

1961 Langram Rd., Put-in-Bay, OH, 43456
Put-in-Bay

Come to Put-in-Bay for the summer and enjoy island living and a fun working environment! Erie Island Carts is looking for motivated individuals to fill rental positions for the 2022 summer season. Competitive wages and housing available. Part-time position also available for experienced gasoline engine mechanic. To apply, contact dj@ErieIslandCarts.com or call Sharon at 419.606.1966.

E's Put-in-Bay Golf Carts

E's Put-in-Bay Golf Carts

2132 Langram Rd., Put-in-Bay, OH, 43456
Put-in-Bay

E's Golf Cart Rentals on Put-in-Bay is hiring for the 2022 season. Competitive wages, transportation benefits, and a fun atmosphere. Golf Cart Rental Associates work directly with customers renting/returning golf carts, washing/gassing carts, and other related duties. E's is looking for full-time, part-time, or commuters. Housing is available for full time employees who want to live on Put-in-Bay. Miller Ferry passes are included with employment. This is the perfect job for high school or college-aged kids. Apply online at millerferry.com/employment (Position Applying for: E's Carts). Contact Austin at abolyard90@gmail.com for more information.

Fast Eddie's Sports Park

Fast Eddie's Sports Park

280 S.E. Catawba Rd. (SR 53), Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Visit website for details and complete an application.

Ghostly Manor Thrill Center

Ghostly Manor Thrill Center

3319 Milan Rd. (US 250), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Interested in employment at Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, Lake EERIE Fearfest or Econo Lodge Inn & Suites? Visit website for application. This multi-attraction, family entertainment center was featured on The Travel Channel’s "Best Places I’ve Ever Been," and Forbes Top 10 haunted attractions, and USA TODAY's Top 20 Haunted Houses. Experience the scariest haunted house; Ohio's fastest virtual motion theater; a one-of-a-kind interactive 4D, black light miniature golf journey; a skating rink; or for those 12 yrs. or younger, bounce houses and an indoor play ground Ghostly Manor Thrill Center is indoors and offers fun year-round.

Gideon Owen Wine Company

Gideon Owen Wine Company

3845 E. Wine Cellar Rd., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Gideon Owen Wine Company is 150-year-old winery on Catawba Island that has stood the test of time. As a premier destination on Lake Erie, guests are warmly invited to connect over an exquisite meal and glass of the homemade wine, celebrate special occasions in unique spaces with family and friends, and turn ordinary moments into extraordinary experiences. As the business continues to grow and expand, passionate people are invited to join the family who value hard work, collaboration, hospitality, and innovation. Join Gideon Owen on Catawba Island this summer and become part of a rich and deeply rooted legacy.

Great Wolf Lodge

Great Wolf Lodge

4600 Milan Rd. (US 250), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Great Wolf Lodge in Sandusky, OH offers career options for everyone from full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions such as front desk agent, housekeeper, lifeguard, retail attendant, food and beverage, and more!

Jet Express

Jet Express

3 N. Monroe St., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Are you enthusiastic about the water and the Lake Erie islands? Do you have a knack for being polished and professional, yet fun and approachable? From ticketing and security to dock hands and onboard crew, Jet Express has a full range of full and part-time opportunities available. Visit website for more information and a downloadable application.

Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

7000 Kalahari Dr. (off US 250), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Kalahari Resorts and Conventions is the leader and employer-of-choice in the water park resort industry. Kalahari Resorts and Conventions is a team of enthusiastically-empowered and loyal hospitality experts with the combined passion of flawlessly executing the creation of family time and world class conventions. If you're an enthusiastic, energetic, and a hard-working individual, consider joining the team. Competitive wages are offered along with a host of great benefits, and an exciting, fast-paced atmosphere. Kalahari Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Must be 16 yrs. or older to be employed. Search openings at kalahariresorts.com/kalahari-careers/

Kayak The Bay, LTD

Kayak The Bay, LTD

760 Bayview Ave., (next to Oak Point State Park), Put-in-Bay, OH, 43456
Put-in-Bay

Part-time/full-time help to manage kayak rental business on South Bass Island. Candidates should be a super personable person and enjoy working outside on the water. The job includes giving directions, safety briefing on kayaking, and assisting customers in and out of kayaks. Possible lead to owning business. Open daily 10 am-8 pm. Visit Facebook page @Kayak the Bay, Ltd. and apply or email kayakthebay@earthlink.net

Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau

Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau

117 Addison Dr., Kelleys Island, OH, 43438
Kelleys Island

Smiling Faces Needed! If you love Kelleys Island, enjoy helping people, and want to give back to the KI community you should become an island ambassador! Set your own schedule and help as little or as much as you want in the way you are most comfortable helping. Day-Of Event Helpers and/or Office Shifts are available. Become part of our team by filling out this form.

Kelleys Island Ferry Boat Line

Kelleys Island Ferry Boat Line

510 W. Main St., Marblehead, OH, 43440
Kelleys Island

Now hiring for 2022! Download an application and return it to the office.

Lakeside Chautauqua

Lakeside Chautauqua

236 Walnut Ave., Lakeside, OH, 43440
North Shores

Summer and full-time employment opportunities at Lakeside Chautauqua. There are many exciting employment opportunities right now, including seasonal internships, summer employment, field experience work and full-time year-round positions. Available spots are at miniature-golf, tennis and pickleball, shuffleboard, hotels, shuttles, the waterfront, pool, Hoover Auditorium, Rhein Center, events, HR, Lakesider newspaper internship, and more! Visit the Employment page for full job descriptions and how to apply.

Miller Ferries

Miller Ferries

P.O. Box 239, Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Join the Miller Boat Line Crew for 2022. Seasonal full-time and part-time positions available for boat crew, dock hands, ticket booth, gift shop, information, and overnight security. Apply online at millerferry.com/employment/.

Old Woman Creek National Estuarine Research Reserve and State Nature Preserve

Old Woman Creek National Estuarine Research Reserve and State Nature Preserve

2514 Cleveland Rd. E (US 6), Huron, OH, 44839
East Shores

Now accepting applications for various part-time, intermittent NRT positions in Huron along Ohio’s Lake Erie shore. The OWC NERR is part of a state-federal partnership of 30 protected sites in the U.S. that promote stewardship of our nation’s estuaries through integrated research and education programs. To apply go to: Careers.Ohio.Gov

Perry's Cave Family Fun Center

Perry's Cave Family Fun Center

979 Catawba Ave., Put-in-Bay, OH, 43456
Put-in-Bay

Positions include, cave guides (16 yrs. or older), gift shop cashier/attendant, Gemstone Mining operator/supervisor, mini golf attendant, Butterfly House attendant/cashier. If you cannot live on the island, commuter passes will be provided. Visit website for details and online employment application.

Sawmill Creek by Cedar Point Resorts

Sawmill Creek by Cedar Point Resorts

400 Sawmill Creek Dr. (off US 6), Huron, OH, 44839
East Shores

Sawmill Creek Resort is now hiring and it's time to be a part of something great. Visit website to see full list of openings and apply today.

Shores & Islands Ohio - Sports Tourism Manager

Shores & Islands Ohio - Sports Tourism Manager

770 S.E. Catawba Rd., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
Central Shores

The Sports Tourism Manager is responsible for sales activities that promote the Shores & Islands region to sports event rights holders, coaches and families in a manner that maximizes economic impact and increases hotel occupancy. Seeking candidates with experience in sports management and broad understanding of sports travel-related events. Weekend and evening hours required, as well as frequent travel. This is a full-time annual exempt position with full benefits. Reports to the Director of Marketing & Sales. Send resume and cover letter to Human Resources Department, Shores & Islands, 125 E. Water St., Sandusky, OH 44870 or chris@shoresandislands.com. No calls accepted.

Shores & Islands Ohio - Travel Counselor

Shores & Islands Ohio - Travel Counselor

125 E. Water St., Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Shores & Islands Ohio is seeking outgoing and friendly individuals to join our team as Travel Counselors! Part-time, seasonal positions are available at our Port Clinton and Sandusky welcome centers. Individuals will act as visitor services greeters to guests requesting information about the destination.

A well-informed working knowledge of the attractions and services available in the Shores & Islands region is helpful, but not necessary. Travel Counselors answer phones and greet visitors at the welcome center and/or at various mobile sites, assist with special projects such as mailings, special packets, etc. Our welcome centers are open Mon-Fri and weekend hours will be required.

Applying to the Port Clinton welcome center, submit information to Brian Shifflet at brian@shoresandislands.com.

Applying to the Sandusky welcome center, submit information to Angie George at angie@shoresandislands.com.

Sports Force Parks

Sports Force Parks

at Cedar Point Sports Center, 3115 Cleveland Rd. W (US 6), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center has 10 professional-level synthetic turf fields, on-site recreation and entertainment options, high quality concessions and the highest level of customer service to visitors. Part-time seasonal positions and internships available.

The Little Healing Room

The Little Healing Room

123 Division St., Kelleys Island, OH, 43438
Kelleys Island

Looking for a change or an adventure? Kelleys Island's Wellness Center - The Little Healing Room, is looking for part time Massage therapists and Estheticians. The best candidate would be skilled at Swedish Massage / Basic Facials. They must be dedicated, punctual, considerate, and love their work! It is a perfect summer job for someone newly licensed to get their feet wet and start to build a clientele. Housing may be available for first applicant to be accepted. Also seeking a retail sales employee for the 2022 season! Looking for someone that can work weekdays at their gift shop and is someone that has sales experience, organizational skills, is self-motivated, and is a critical thinker. If you're interested, text or leave a message for Pat Ahner directly at 954.330.9425

The Que Barbecue & Brew

The Que Barbecue & Brew

3975 E. Harbor Rd. (SR 163), Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Join the 'Que Team. Looking for motivated workers to join the team. The 'Que is a great Northcoast barbeque spot with sandwiches, low and slow cooked smokehouse meats, salads, all the fixings and sides plus many beers. The 'Que features a large outdoor patio with a great views of the harbors surrounding Catawba Island. Open year-round.

The Resort at Erie Landing Cottages

The Resort at Erie Landing Cottages

4495 W. Darr-Hopfinger Rd., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
West Shores

Now recruiting for spring and summer 2022. Certified Lifeguards (classes paid for), Grounds Maintenance, Rec Center Front Desk, and Housekeeping. Learn more at erielanding.com

Tin Goose Diner

Tin Goose Diner

3515 E. State Rd., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Hiring for all positions at the Tin Goose Diner. Be a part of the crew in the unique 1950’s diner. Cooks, servers, hosts, dishwashers, counter specialist positions are all available. There are also many special events, and historic and contemporary activity all summer long. Diner operations support the Liberty Aviation Museum. Apply in person at the Tin Goose Dinner or email operations@libertyaviationmuseum.org

Wake up and Waffle

Wake up and Waffle

122 E. Water St., Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Looking a place you can grow your career and a staff that is more like family? Wake Up and Waffle is currently looking for a full time, hardworking kitchen member that would like to have their nights free! Please call Kristie at 419.502.1030 or send you resume to wakeupandwaffle20@gmail.com to apply today.

When Pigs Fly - By the Lake

When Pigs Fly - By the Lake

509 Main St. (SR 13), Huron, OH, 44839
East Shores

When Pigs Fly is always looking for volunteers to help the shop. Please call or stop by the Norwalk store or newly opened Huron location if you are interested in volunteering.