Join the Best – Careers @ NY SKYRIDE
At NY SKYRIDE we know that the key to our success and the satisfaction of our customers is our people. We are very proud of everyone that works here. We believe they represent the best in product knowledge, customer service, imagination, drive and good old smarts. Equally important, we are genuinely good people to deal with.
If you’d like to join our team, you can reach us at:
Empire State Building
350 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10118, USA
T: 212-279-9777 x200, 888-SKYRIDE x200
1. OUTSIDE SALES
ENERGETIC, DRIVEN, ENTHUSIASTIC, PERSONABLE, PASSIONATE! If these characteristics describe you please keep reading…
NY SKYRIDE has an amazing opportunity for self-motivated individuals who seek a lucrative position where personality and drive is at the forefront.
- Initiating contact with potential guests at tourist “hotspots”
- Engage potential guests in conversation about the NY SKYRIDE
- Finalizing sales of NY SKYRIDE tickets
Successful candidates will have:
- Excellent communication skills
- Outgoing personality and positive attitude
- A team player orientation but also able to work efficiently and effectively independently.
- High School Diploma and some college education is preferred OR equivalent experience.
- Knowledge of tourism industry /NYC a plus
This is a great role for someone who is motivated, mature and who is looking to earn excellent income through a generous hourly rate based on tickets sales. If you would like to apply please forward your resume and a brief explanation why you are a fit for this role to email@example.com
2. SALES ASSOCIATE
NY SKYRIDE is seeking ENERGETIC, CHARISMATIC, GOAL-DRIVEN individuals to become part of our successful team. This is a great opportunity to earn excellent income and have fun! If you are an outgoing person and have a customer service attitude please read on and learn more about this remarkable position.
NY SKYRIDE is a popular NYC tourist attraction in the Empire State Building. In this position you will initiate contact with potential guests, promote the NY SKYRIDE experience, and close the sale of tickets to the experience.
Successful candidates will have a competitive spirit and continually strive vigorously towards meeting and exceeding sales goals. You must be a team player and be able to work effectively alone as well. Candidates must be well spoken and able to speak English fluently (multi-lingual individuals are welcomed).
This fantastic role pays a competitive hourly rate based on ticket sales!
There are no split shifts; therefore you must be able to work all days/evenings within a particular shift. Please review the shifts below and indicate in order of preference which shift you prefer when applying.
SHIFT A: Sunday through Wednesday (days): 7:45am – 4:00pm & every other Thursday (day): 7:45am – 4:00pm.
SHIFT B: Tuesday through Saturday (evenings): 4:00pm – closing (10pm – 12am)
SHIFT C: Sunday and Monday (evenings): 4:00pm – closing (10pm – 12am). Every other Thursday (day): 7:45am – 4:00pm. Friday and Saturday (days): 7:45am – 4:00pm.
If you are the superstar we are looking for please email your resume along with why you would be great fit for this role and your shift preference to: firstname.lastname@example.org
You may also pick up an application by visiting the NY SKYRIDE concession stand on the 2nd Floor of the Empire State Building. Applications are ONLY available on TUESDAYS from 10am to 3PM. Entrance to the NYSR is on 33rd Street.
3. SHIFT SUPERVISOR
NY SKYRIDE, a popular NYC tourist attraction (www.skyride.com) located inside the most amazing building in the world, the Empire State Building, is seeking an outgoing, energetic, and well-spoken Shift Supervisor. We are looking for a motivator, a leader, and a team player with outstanding communication skills who enjoys a fast pace. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: effectively & efficiently overseeing daily operations, staff support & scheduling, creating daily reports, increasing sales while controlling costs, ensuring guest satisfaction.
The potential candidate must have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills, be goal-oriented, and very organized. Other requirements include at least an Associate’s Degree or experience equivalent is necessary. The candidate must be able to work various shifts (including evenings & weekends) and have knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
Starting salary is $28,500 plus bonuses. NY SKYRIDE also offers a benefits package including medical, dental, and paid time off.
Please send your resume and a cover letter to email@example.com