Boo at the Zoo Ambassador

Organization Details
Organization Name: Assiniboine Park and Zoo
Address: 54 Zoo Drive
Winnipeg MB  R3P 2N6
Organizational Description: Assiniboine Park Conservancy (Assiniboine Park and Zoo) is a team of dedicated staff and volunteers who employ visionary leadership and best practices that protect, nurture and enhance Assiniboine Park and Assinibone Park Zoo to provide extraordinary visitor experiences for present and future generations.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4046
Description of Duties: Boo at the Zoo is BACK!
This reimagined event is bigger, better, spookier, and more magical than ever before!

Boo at the Zoo is an evening event that takes place after-hours in the Zoo. It is designed for families and people of all ages and will feature special performances, activities, and jaw-dropping displays!
We rely on volunteers to help visitors enjoy a magical experience and keep all guests safe at Boo at the Zoo.
General Volunteer Positions (suitable for everyone)
Visitor Services Concierge
Event Ambassadors
Access Control Ambassadors
Games Hosts
Skills Required: - must be 18 years of age or older
- must commit to at least two shifts throughout Boo at the Zoo
- must be able to spend extended periods of time outdoors in all kinds of weather
- must be able to move around easily outdoors either on foot or with the use of mobility aids
- are encouraged to wear family-friendly Halloween costumes
- must be comfortable interacting with visitors of all ages
- must follow direction from staff and lead volunteers
- must complete a short online training module
Skills Gained/Related Careers: 1. Customer Service
2. Problem Solving
3. Confidence in dealing with the public
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

a minimum of two (2) approximately 5 hour shifts from October 6th to 29th from approximately 5:00 - 10:30pm depending on volunteer role.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Uses a mobility device
French speaking / Bilingual (French and English)
Organization will provide: Supervision
How to Apply: Online:
Closing Date: Oct 22, 2023