If you have a passion for sharing a laugh, making someone’s day, or building experiences that can last a lifetime, this will be one of the most learning-intensive, hospitality-based internships you will find! With training and skill development, Interns will be responsible for the presentation of entertainment public programs focusing on the guests’ experiences through character appearances, hostings, special encounters, and interpretive opportunities.
Must be college sophomore or higher and up to 6 months post graduate with a GPA of 2.5/4.0. Knowledge and experience in Performance/Theatre, Visual Arts, Business, Education, Biology, or related fields is beneficial.
• Standing (up to 6 hours per day)
• Walking (6 hours per day)
• More than normal talking
• Public Speaking, Hosting and Costume Performance
• Some contact with a living collection of plants and animals in a central Florida climate
Spring and Fall Internships are 14 weeks in duration with a minimum of 16 hours per week requirement. Summer Internships are 10 weeks in duration with a minimum of 32 hours per week requirement. At least 1 project must be completed. Upon completion of this program, the intern will be able to:
• Engage with guests on the guest pathway.
• Identify Audiences
• Develop Programs in a Team Setting
Thursdays and Sundays
9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fridays and Sundays
9:00 AM-5:00 PM
May add additional days as wanted or needed, flexibility for special events and evenings preferred.
Please visit our main internship page at www.flaquarium.org/internships for application instructions.
Phone: (813) 273-4000