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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

Now hiring for the 2021 Zoo Crew! The Park is looking to hire over 100 associates to join their 2021 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 2021. 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!

Boardwalk Family of Restaurants

Boardwalk Family of Restaurants

341 Bayview Ave., Put-in-Bay, OH, 43456
Put-in-Bay

The Boardwalk Family of Restaurants offers seasonal positions May to October. Fill out the online application to get the process started.

Camp Sandusky

Camp Sandusky

3518 Tiffin Ave. (SR 101), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Looking for something to do this summer that'll be both fun and will earn you some extra cash? Camp Sandusky offers various job opportunities for people needing seasonal employment. We are seeking motivated individuals to work from April through September.

Cedar Corner Hotel & Entertainment Complex

Cedar Corner Hotel & Entertainment Complex

1935 Cleveland Rd. (US 6), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Cedar Corner Hotel and Entertainment Complex offers several attractions under one roof. Visit website for all available positions at a variety of locations.

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!

Commodore Perry Inn & Suites

Commodore Perry Inn & Suites

255 W. Lakeshore Dr. (SR 163), Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Help Wanted for the Put-in-Bay 2021 season. Summer jobs at Mr. Ed's, Mist, Green Room, The Tree Bar, and Commodore Resort. Full-time or part-time available. Positions include bartenders, barbacks, security, front desk, housekeeping, and grounds maintenance. Ferry pass or housing available among other employee benefits. Apply at commodoreresort.com/employment or send resume to kelly@commodoreresort.com.

Common Ground - The Cindy Nord Center for Renewal

Common Ground - The Cindy Nord Center for Renewal

14240 Baird Rd., Oberlin, OH, 44074
Neighbors

Are you an enthusiastic person who enjoys working with the general public in a beautiful natural setting? Check out available open positions to see if one is the right fit for you: Team Building Facilitator (Flexible Hours/Seasonal), Zipline Canopy Tour Guide (Flexible Hours/Seasonal), Day Camp Coordinator (Full-Time/Seasonal), Day Camp Counselor (Full-Time/Seasonal), Day Camp Activity Specialist (Full-Time/Seasonal), or Day Camp Support Counselor (Part-Time/Seasonal).

Country Inn & Suites-Port Clinton

Country Inn & Suites-Port Clinton

3760 E. State Rd., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Housekeeper and Front Desk positions available at the Country Inn & Suites in Port Clinton. Starting in May with around 40 + hours a week, mostly weekends. Part time training hours during the month of April are provided, approximately 25-30 hours a week. Country Inn & Suites is a beautiful 64 room hotel that has recently completed a beautiful renovation to the whole property. Country Inn & Suites has a small team of customer service professionals with many years of hospitality experience and are searching for the right candidate to fit with a fast paced hotel environment. The best candidates for this position will have the ability to stand/move for an entire eight hour shift, lift 50+ pounds, and are able to work weekend shifts and holidays.

Additional Housekeeper duties include replacing use towels and linens with fresh items, vacuuming carpets and dusting and polishing furniture, sanitizing bathrooms and restocking guest amenities, eagerly responding to guest needs in a friendly, efficient manner, and staging guest rooms to the brand standards.

Additional Front Desk duties include check-in and check-out guests within the PMS system, assist with laundry, read and interpret front desk reports, assist with daily public space cleaning, and adhere to shift checklist and procedures. If hired, employees will receive paid time off, medical benefits, hotel discounts, overtime availability, opportunities for growth and advancement. To apply, please visit the Indeed link or in person to fill out an application. https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Rar-Hospitality/jobs

Crosswinds Restaurant & Bar

Crosswinds Restaurant & Bar

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

Crosswinds Restaurant & Bar is looking for friendly applicants with positive attitudes to join the team. Available positions include servers, cooks, delivery drivers, counter attendants, hosts, and more. Visit the website for details and to download application form.

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.

Erie MetroParks

Erie MetroParks

3910 Perkins Ave., Huron, OH, 44839
Central Shores

Join the team! Open positions at Erie MetroParks include seasonal, full-time or part-time groundskeeper.

For more information including job posting, description, and application click here: https://eriemetroparks.org/employment/ Applications may also be picked up at the Frost Center at Osborn MetroPark. Any questions should be directed to Melissa Price at mprice@eriemetroparks.org or 419-625-7783 x227.

E's Put-in-Bay Golf Carts

E's Put-in-Bay Golf Carts

2190 Langram Rd., Put-in-Bay, OH, 43456
Put-in-Bay

Now hiring Rental Associates. Job duties entail working directly with customers renting and returning golf carts, washing/gassing carts, and other related duties. Positions include full-time, part-time, or commuters. Housing is available for full time employees who want to live on the island and Miller Ferry passes are available for all employees. For more information or to apply contact Austin at abolyard90@gmail.com or 419.341.9779.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Port Clinton Waterfront

Fairfield Inn & Suites Port Clinton Waterfront

1811 E. Perry St., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Available positions include Front Desk Associate, Breakfast Attendant, Laundry Attendant, and Housekeeping Attendant. Please stop in and fill out an application at 1811 E. Perry St. in Port Clinton or email resume to Alicia.chapman@rar-hospitality.com

Front Desk Associate Job Description: a candidate should be a friendly, outgoing, driven with a guest service oriented demeanor. The ideal Front Desk Associate candidate will be able to effectively multitask, have strong communication and problem-solving skills, present a friendly, outgoing, energetic and guest service oriented demeanor. Must have basic computer skills (Fosse knowledge is a plus!). Duties and responsibilities: Welcoming, checking in and exceeding guest expectations by anticipating the services they might require. Imparting knowledge to the local area including attractions and restaurants. Communicating information about the hotel amenities and policies. Exhibiting computer skills; accurate cash and credit card handling. Solving problems and guest requests. Delivering impeccable guest service. Any other duties assigned by management. Must be able to stand for eight hours.

Breakfast Attendant Job Description: responsible for setting up, maintaining, and breaking down the breakfast buffet. Ensures buffet items remain well-stocked, as well as maintains the cleanliness and appearance of the buffet area. Duties include replenishing silverware, condiments, food preparation, refilling beverage containers, mopping, wiping, sweeping, and clearing dirty plates from tables. The Breakfast Attendant offers guest assistance whenever possible and responds promptly to guest requests. Responsible for positively representing and promoting the property. Follows set procedures to ensure guest safety and security.

Laundry Attendant Job Description: a candidate should be an energetic, hardworking, motivated person with excellent attention to detail. Both part-time and full-time positions available. Job responsibilities: Timely replacing used towels and linens with fresh items, working with Ecolab to reduce waste linens, re-stocking laundry amenities, ordering supplies in advance of outages, delivering linen requests to guests at the front desk and in rooms, interfacing with housekeeping staff to satisfy needs, and other duties as assigned.

Housekeeping Attendant Job Description: a candidate should be an energetic, hardworking, motivated person with excellent customer service skills and attention to detail. Part-time and full-time positions available. Job Responsibilities: Replacing used towels and linens with fresh items, vacuuming carpets and dusting and polishing furniture, sanitizing bathrooms and restocking guest amenities, eagerly responding to guest needs in a friendly, efficient manner, maintaining property common areas, assisting with hotel laundry duties.

Frosty Bar

Frosty Bar

252 Delaware Ave., Put-in-Bay, OH, 43456
Put-in-Bay

Interested in spending your summer on Put-in-Bay with lots of fun people, great housing, and competitive wages? Frosty’s and Carriage House is always looking for college-aged, enthusiastic, fun-loving people with a good work ethic and people skills. Housing is available. Visit the website for details and online employment application.

Ghostly Manor Thrill Center

Ghostly Manor Thrill Center

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

Visit website for application to Ghostly Manor Thrill Center. 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.

Goodwill

Goodwill

924 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Now Hiring! Retail Clerks Part-Time at Huron, Port Clinton or Sandusky Stores. Mission Services, Part Time Job Coach at Sandusky Office. Whether you’re looking for name-brand items, a treasured antique, or materials for a DIY project, Goodwill has great merchandise at the most affordable prices around. Check out goodwillsandusky.org for directions or on social media at Goodwillsquad. Proceeds from the sales of items in Goodwill Stores fund job training programs for local residents. Thank you for your support of Goodwill. Open year-round.

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!

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/

Lake Erie Shores & Islands - Travel Counselor

Lake Erie Shores & Islands - Travel Counselor

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

Lake Erie Shores & Islands 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 Lake Erie Shores & Islands 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 9 am-4 pm and Sat-Sun 9 am-2 pm.  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.
Submit application by April 30, 2021.
 

Lakeside Chautauqua

Lakeside Chautauqua

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

Lakeside Chautauqua offers several employment opportunities in hospitality, recreation, programming, finance, advancement, marketing, group sales, and operations. Check the website frequently for seasonal, career, and internship opportunities. Join the talented team to become an integral part of Lakeside Chautauqua’s great legacy.

Liberty Aviation Museum

Liberty Aviation Museum

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

Liberty Aviation Museum and Tin Goose Diner is looking for energetic, friendly, outgoing people to help in several areas for the summer and possibly beyond. Servers, hosts, dishwashers, and clerks needed at the Tin Goose Diner, the brand new Cosmic Rayz Atomic Emporium in downtown Port Clinton, and at the Liberty Aviation Museum. To apply, contact Bob at operations@libertyaviationmuseum.org for an application and more information.

Maritime Museum of Sandusky

Maritime Museum of Sandusky

125 Meigs St., Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

The Sandusky Maritime Museum is seeking a history or historical museum professional who is looking to take on new challenges.

Oversee a museum and help the community connect its maritime past to today.

Bring history to life for visitors and patrons of all ages.

Serve as a visible, knowledgeable, and passionate spokesperson for the museum and its programs and events.

Develop ways in which objects and archives can be interpreted, through exhibitions, publications, events, and audio-visual presentations.

Oversee staff, multiple buildings, collections, archives, programs, events, fundraising, and grant writing.

Ideally, applicants should have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:

Knowledge of museum practices such as collection management, research, exhibit design, building maintenance, conducting museum educational programs or tours.

Knowledge of public relations, media relations or communications such as establishing and promoting a positive image with the public, informing or influencing specific audiences through the use of internal and external communications such as public forums, writing, marketing, social media promotions, or special events.

The Maritime Museum of Sandusky may close briefly in the winter for exhibit installation, but is generally open year-round, with limited hours November-April. Weekend and evening hours are required.

Send resume and cover letter by March 31, 2021 to dawn@shoresandislands.com Subject: Museum Director

Miller Ferries

Miller Ferries

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

Join the Miller Boat Line Crew for 2021. 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/.

Neff Brothers RV Rentals

Neff Brothers RV Rentals

4500 Grove Ave., Lorain, OH, 44055
Neighbors

Neff Bros is in need of a rental administrative assistant to work directly with NBRV general manager. Looking for someone with excellent customer service, organization, sales negotiation, and computer skills. This is a part-time position and are willing to work around your personal schedule, as long as all assigned work is completed. If interested, please email General Manager Angela Dudziak at info@neffbrosrv.com for more information.

Sandusky Segwave

Sandusky Segwave

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

Do you have a love of history and like being outside? Have a passion to guide participants on a thrilling adventure of leading a Segway tour through downtown Sandusky? If so, Sandusky Segwave wants to talk to you! As a tour host and tour guide, you are responsible for leading participants on an exciting and informative adventure while providing the highest level of professionalism and positive reinforcement. A willingness to share your knowledge and experiences with others, a passion to learn more, and an interest in working all seasons. Previous Segway experience is not needed and thorough training will be provided prior to employment. Peak season is May-Sept, with additional guiding opportunities throughout the fall and spring. This is your chance to begin your career in the outdoor adventure industry! To apply, email resume directly to info@sanduskysegwave.com.

Sandusky Slingshot Rentals

Sandusky Slingshot Rentals

5001 Milan Rd. (US 250), Unit #3, Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Available positions at startup company in Sandusky. Sandusky Slingshot Rentals is bringing a new and exciting way to explore the city and surrounding area as an official outfitter of Polaris Slingshot three-wheel vehicles. Hours of operation will mostly be around 9 am-1 pm. Sandusky Slingshot rentals will operate seven days a week and will allow flexibility in schedule. The position is seasonal and will run approximately Apr 1- Oct 15. Some travel between Sandusky and Cleveland may be required. Positions available include seasonal associates and part-time manager. To apply, email Drew at drew@clevelandslingshotrentals.com Seasonal Manager's duties will include but not be limited to managing a team and creating a functioning schedule of four to five part time associates. The manager will monitor the needs of the business and communicate with the owner accordingly. Mechanical background is preferred, but not necessary. The position is hourly with a bonus/incentive plan. Great position for a retiree who enjoys motorsports and customer service. Sandusky Slingshot Associate- The associate’s responsibilities will include, but are not limited to checking rentals in and out, collecting necessary signage from customers, and giving driving/safety tutorials for the vehicle. Perfect seasonal work for students or daytime hours for bartenders and those in the service industry. Mechanical background is not required.

Sandusky Yacht Club

Sandusky Yacht Club

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

Hiring all positions for the 2021 Season! All Food and Beverage Staff, Dockstaff, Pool Attendants, and more. Full and Part Time Positions available. Year around employment is possible. Please contact General Manager Dave Dunn at ddunn@syc.club.

Ship Shape Marine

Ship Shape Marine

410 W. Perry St., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

Ship Shape Marine is looking for positive, honest and reliable employees who are dedicated to their work and committed to quality. Current employment opportunities include: Fiberglass technician, Boat detailers, Experienced service writer. New hire drug test & background screen required. Email resume to Jenna@shipshapemarine.biz or call 419-734-1554 to setup an interview.

Spa Catawba

Spa Catawba

3981 E. Knoll Crest Dr., Port Clinton, OH, 43452
North Shores

A premier day spa offering a complete menu of organic skincare, massage, and body therapy services. Now hiring Licensed Massage Therapists and Front Desk Staff. Please send resume to info@spacatawba.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.

St. Hazards

St. Hazards

1233 Fox Rd., Middle Bass Island, OH, 43446
Middle Bass Island

Join the Crew of St. Hazards! Located on Middle Bass Island, St. Hazards is seeking 2021 Seasonal Employees. Positions include: Reservations, Kitchen, Bartending, Grounds, and Housekeeping. For more information, please call 419.285.6121 or email info@sthazards.com. Plan Your 2021 Summer Now!

The Encore Shop

The Encore Shop

2215 Cleveland Rd. (US 6), Ste. 109, Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Volunteers needed. Want to lend a hand? Encore is looking for extra hands to help with pricing items, running the register, cleaning and organizing, sorting donations, assisting with donation pickups, and greeting customers. Sign up at steinhospice.org or call 419.625.5269 and ask for the volunteer department. Encore is an upscale resale shop located in Downtown Sandusky. Proceeds from the shop benefit the patients of Stein Hospice.

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 Village Pump

The Village Pump

103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH, 43438
Kelleys Island

Join the Pump Crew! Now hiring for the 2021 season, positions available include cooks, dishwashers, and hostesses. Apply today by emailing Jackie at jackiefinger@aol.com.

Twin Oast Brewing

Twin Oast Brewing

3630 N.E. Catawba Rd., Catawba Island, OH, 43452
North Shores

Join Team Twin Oast! Hiring all positions from the bar, to the kitchen, to the brewery. If you think you’re the perfect fit, please email resumes to FOH@twinoast.com.

Vine & Olive

Vine & Olive

4917 Milan Rd. (US 250), Sandusky, OH, 44870
Central Shores

Now hiring a part-time line cook, experience not necessary, but preferred. Nights, holidays, and weekends required. Please apply in person at Vine & Olive, 4917 Milan Rd. (US 250), Sandusky.

When Pigs Fly - By the Lake

When Pigs Fly - By the Lake

509 Main St., Huron, OH, 44839
Central Shores

When Pigs Fly is always looking for volunteers to help the shop. Please call or stop by the Norwalk location if you are interested in volunteering. Second location coming to Huron in June 2021!