Seasonal Hospitality Associate


These positions will operate daily business functions for special food and beverage programming at Newfields. These positions will shift dependent on the Newfields seasonal calendar; breaks within seasonal calendar may occur. The Hospitality Associate is responsible for assisting with tasks related to serving and handling food and beverage . This person must maintain a neat appearance, possess excellent communication skills, and easily build rapport with customers, constantly upholding a high level of efficiency in the operations and ensuring that the requirements of guests and Hospitality Standards are met.

Required Skills

  • Holds a current Indiana alcohol employee permit, or has the ability to obtain one.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to maintain and balance accurate money till.

Education and/or Experience

  • Previous food and beverage experience preferred but not required

Job Requirements:

Primary Responsibilities

The following responsibilities describe the general nature of work for employees in this position, but this is not intended as an exclusive or all-inclusive inventory.

  • Upholds Newfields standard of extraordinary customer service to all Newfields guests.
  • Answer questions efficiently and effectively about all programs, exhibitions, events, policies, gardens, and buildings the Newfields has to offer.
  • Proficient in our POS system.
  • Proficient in our ticketing system.
  • Willing and able to cross-train on all Guest Services functions.
  • Serve as relief personnel for both Hospitality and Guest Services positions.
  • Responsible for assisting with tasks related to serving and handling food and beverage.
  • Prepare food and beverage for service and ensure quality meets expectations.
  • Stock inventory, clean up station, and take care of leftover food and beverage.
  • Responds to additional guest requirements by inquiring of needs; observing operations process.

To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Full time
Salary Range
$22,000.00 - 51,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Indianapolis, IN 46208, US