Event Assistant/Host(ess)


Part Time



Can you start each day with a smile and carry a high level of professionalism? Do you have a desire and passion to make each guest feel special?  Can you give great customer service at all times as well as communicate effectively? If so…. we want YOU! If you are willing to work a flexible schedule, especially weekends and occasionally late evenings, you may be ideal to SAIL with the Shreveport Aquarium.


Crew Responsibilities

  • Assisting Event Manager with a variety of programs
  • Assisting Event Manager with different organizations
  • Assist with weddings, birthdays, and special events as assigned
  • Hosting guests throughout the attraction
  • Strong storytelling skills
  • Keeping areas neat and tidy
  • Step up and help out when asked
  • Willingness to cross-train into other areas
  • Other duties as assigned


Crew Characteristics/Skills

  • Warm, friendly and engaging personality
  • Approachable, friendly, diligent and reliable
  • Creative and proactive
  • Detail oriented
  • Professional demeanor
  • Effective decision maker
  • Strong team player
  • Patience, adaptability, and initiative
  • Persuasive
  • Calm during peak times
  • Stress manageability
  • High energy level
  • Integrity
  • Bilingual is a PLUS but NOT a MUST
  • Embracing all cultures and people



  • Willingness and ability to adhere to company employee guidelines (i.e. Planet Aqua Group – Shreveport Aquarium policies and guidelines)
  • At least 2-year experience in Customer Service is a PLUS but not required
  • Basic computer skills or willingness to learn
  • Must comply with background check
  • Willing to work flexible schedule including weekends, holidays, and late evenings
  • Must be 18 years of age or older



Part-time Only (16-28 hours a week) $8.50-$10 based on position and experience with most starting at $8.50.

How to apply: All interested applicants must register for and attend Job Fair for initial consideration and to learn more about the Shreveport Aquarium. Applications will be available on-site. Please bring a resume, if you have one. Applications will be reviewed and those selected will be invited to attend a Group Interview at a specific time and location. Third round candidates will have individual interviews.