Seasonal Contract Manager for the Oklahoma City Zoo

  • Kaman's Art Shoppes
  • Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Jul 21, 2021
Full time Management

Job Description

For over 45 years, Kaman's Art Shoppes has established itself as the largest and most trusted provider of specialty artists, photographers and skilled artisans for the nation's greatest theme parks and zoos. Quality, consistency and a family business principle have made Kaman's services one of the most in-demand in the entertainment industry.

Our artists, photographers and retail staff will provide your guests a unique entertainment experience plus a quality, personalized souvenir at a very affordable price.

Kaman's offers a wide variety of jobs. Our jobs range from positions for young adults who are looking to enter the workforce for the first time to full time management positions.

We are looking for a responsible, motivated, organized and creative person to join our team as the Seasonal Contract Manager at our Oklahoma City Zoo location located in Oklahoma City, OK. This position would be overseeing the management of photography and face paint/henna operations.


Create beautiful memories as well as guiding guests to the best package for them to take home those memories and cherish them forever

Face Paint:

Our Face Painters use a bit of "theater magic" to transform guests into characters by creating colorful hand-painted images directly on the faces of Park guests!


Learn an exotic craft and a centuries-old Body Art tradition! Our Henna Tattoo Artisans actually "draw" with Henna, an all-natural paste mixture, to create fascinating Henna Tattoos.


Provide excellent customer and staff relations. Enforce park and company policies and procedures.

Develop and motivate personnel to reach sales goals through effective employee training, regular employee coaching, evaluations and meetings.

Create and implement incentive programs for employees.

Maintain payroll budget through effective employee scheduling.

Store and equipment upkeep, stock and housekeeping. Order supplies, control inventory.

Produce and sell quality products at the Kaman’s Art Shoppes set standard to the general public.

Accurate cash control and documentation of sales.


  • Utilize your leadership, salesmanship and customer satisfaction skills.
  • Job advancement opportunities.

Work outdoors in an exciting environment with creative people

Flexible Work Schedule, will be seasonal and will include weekends, holidays and evenings.

Artistic ability is encouraged but not required we offer paid training.


  • Retail, customer service, and supervisory experience required.
  • Must value people and produce quality work.
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Must be organized and creative.
  • May be required to pass drug test.

Job Types: Full-time seasonal

Pay: Starting at $20.00 Per hour with additional commission opportunities.

Seasonal would require weekends starting in April 2021 through Spring, Full time through Summer and then weekends starting September through the Winter Holiday Season with Flexibility. Work schedule will be based off of the Zoo's operating Calendar.

Operating Hours are generally from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Please apply online at and select Oklahoma City Zoo as the location