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Employment Opportunities

Join the staff at Oglebay & Wheeling Park and enjoy:

  • A beautiful work environment with friendly, professional co-workers.
  • Flexible schedules...perfect for teenagers, college students, adults and seniors.
  • Full and part time positions available for entry level or career advancement opportunities or for supplemental income.
  • Competitive compensation plus free and/or discounted rates for you and your dependents for the various amenities throughout both parks including golf, swimming, tennis, skiing, the zoo, museums, seven specialty shops and more.

Current Job Listings (Last updated: July 23, 2015)
The postings normally include only those positions which are considered to be above entry level and/or which require some special qualifications with regard to training or education. Applications for entry level positions (such as custodian, laborer, refreshment clerk and facilities attendant) are accepted on a continuing basis. Openings for entry level positions may be filled from the applications on file without formal postings. Applications are kept on file for three months. Click here to download an employment application.

Click here to go straight to the internship postings. (Last updated: May 1, 2015)

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Position PRESIDENT/CEO
Qualifications This position reports directly to the five member Wheeling Park Commission, and is responsible for the strategic leadership of the organization to ensure its success in the hospitality market. The individual is responsible for advancing the objectives to promote revenue, profitability and growth; and to oversee operations to ensure efficiency, quality, service and cost-effective management of resources. Requires a Bachelor degree, and a minimum of three or more years progressive experience in resort/hospitality or related field; experience including hotel, golf and food & beverage experience is preferred. Individual will posses excellent communications skills, leadership, and ability to manage multiple hospitality markets specific to hotel, golf and food & beverage.

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Position SPA COSMETOLOGIST/NAIL TECH
Department LODGE OPERATIONS
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor BOSLEY
Shift ALL
Qualifications Provides guests with services related to skin care including facial and body treatments in a safe and professional manner and in compliance with state law and the Code Of Ethics of the National Cosmetology Association. Requires WV License in Cosmetology. Requires one-year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have the ability to work all shifts; including weekends and holidays.

Position FRONT OFFICE ATTENDANT
Department LODGE OPERATIONS
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor GRIFFITH
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must have the ability to perform all desk attendant functions including checking guests in and out, reservations, and switchboard. Prior hotel desk experience and/or basic computer skills helpful. Must be a team player, possess excellent customer service skills, good math skills, and have the ability to work all shifts; including overtime, weekends and holidays.

Position SHOP CLERKS - CARRIAGE HOUSE GLASS
Department RETAIL
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor TAGGART
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must possess a pleasant attitude and enjoy working with the public. Experience with cash register and cash Must be able to work all shifts, including weekends.

Position TENNIS MAINTENANCE ATTENDANT
Department OPERATIONS - OGLEBAY
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor MCCLELLAND
Shift DAY, PRIMARILY
Qualifications Requires daily maintenance of all tennis courts, cleaning and grass cutting and ability to lift 80 lbs. Minimum 18 years of age and possess ability to work with minimal supervision. Individual will operate small equipment to provide general maintenance of tennis courts and surrounding area. Requires neat appearance; ability to work with public and good communication skills. Primarily day shift with some weekends and holidays.

Position

FRONT OFFICE SUPERVISOR

Department

LODGE OPERATIONS

Full/Part-time FULL 
Supervisor GRIFFITH
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must have the ability to perform all desk attendant functions including reservations and checking guests in and out. Prior hotel front desk attendant experience required. Must be a team player, possess excellent customer service skills, good math skills, and have the ability to work in a fast pace environment.  Requires ability to work all shifts; including overtime, weekends and holidays.

Position PAR III ATTENDANT
Department PAR III - GOLF
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor ZINNI/WAIALAE
Shift EVENINGS & WEEKENDS
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license. Individuals will be energetic, detail oriented, willing to perform basic cleaning; have basic computer skills, and enjoy working with the public. Schedule includes evenings and weekends

Position STAFF ACCOUNTANT
Department FINANCE
Full/Part-time FULL
Supervisor RAFA
Shift DAY
Qualifications Candidate will provide accounting support to Finance and General Administration. Provide accounting support services related to maintaining and reporting on organization finances, implement and maintain the projects module of the accounting software to track revenue, expenses, and encumbrances related to capital projects. Assist in developing special reports and analysis on various segments of the operation. Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university; or four to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Position GROUNDSKEEPER – WILSON LODGE  
Department WL MAINTENANCE
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor HOHMAN
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age; have the ability to interact with guests, and complete the Signature Customer Service Training; and operate powered equipment, lawnmowers, blowers, chainsaws, trimmers and be familiar with chemicals, fertilizers and pesticides. Requires a valid driver’s license and ability to obtain Registered Pesticide Technician license. Schedule M-F 6:30 am – 3:00 pm, must be able to work alternating weekends and holidays, and/or overtime as required.

Position SERVER – SPEIDEL GRILL
Department SPEIDEL F&B
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor TODD
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age and possess the knowledge and ability to perform basic server and cashier responsibilities, fine dining experience preferred. Requires professional appearance and pleasant personality. Must be able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs. on a regular basis.    Schedule includes ability to work all shifts, holidays & weekends.

Position SHOP CLERKS – FARMHOUSE SWEET & TREATS
Department RETAIL
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor DICREASE
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age, should be familiar with cash register, have cash handling experience and enjoy working with the public. Requires ability to lift 35 lbs. Shifts include day, evening, weekends, holidays and possible overtime.

Position 1st COOK
Department F&B/WILSON LODGE
Full/Part-time FULL
Supervisor GALLOWAY
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must have basic cooking, pastry, and knife skills. Minimum of(2) years cooking experience; and willingness to learn. Requires ability to work all shifts including weekends and holidays.

Position SUPERVISORS – SCHENK LAKE & PINE ROOM
Department OPERATIONS
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor WILLMING
Shift ALL
Qualifications Requires the ability to supervise and train staff, previous supervisory experience preferred. Must be a minimum of 18 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license. Individual will possess neat appearance, excellent customer service skills, ability to operate a cash register, and lift 50 lbs repeatedly. Shift includes weekends, evenings and holidays.

Position

TENNIS ATTENDANT

Department OGLEBAY OPERATIONS
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor MCCLELLAND/WILLMING
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age, neat appearance, pleasant personality; with the ability to work with the public and operate a cash register. Requires a valid driver’s license, and ability to work all shifts including weekends and holidays May through September.

Position TROLLY DRIVER
Department OPERATIONS/ZOO
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor WILLMING
Shift ALL
Qualifications Requires a pleasant personality and ability to work well with the public; and ability to give narration to public about the park. Must be at least 18 years of age and be able to lift and carry 50 lbs. Prefer C.D.L. with passenger endorsement. Must be able to work any and all shifts, including holidays and weekends.

Position PARK RANGER
Department OPERATIONS
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor WILLMING
Shift ALL
Qualifications Must possess good written and verbal communication skills, along with guest courtesy skills. Requires valid driver’s license, and have the ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. Must have knowledge of general first aid; and ability to stand for extended amounts of time. Schedule includes all shifts, with ability to work weekends and holidays.

Position REFRESHMENT CLERKS I -  WHEELING PARK POOL
Department WHEELING PARK FOOD
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor CLUTTER
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must possess a pleasant personality and have the ability to work with the public and cash register. Food service experience helpful, not required. 14 and 15 year olds pay rate is less than minimum wage.  Schedule is all shifts, including weekends and holidays.

Position SET-UP ATTENDANT – CONFERENCE SERVICES
Department CONFERENCE SERVICES
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor PERRY
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age and have the ability to physically set-up and remove furniture and/or equipment for banquets, conferences, weddings, etc. Requires ability to lift and/or move 50 lbs. Individual will possess excellent verbal skills, and have the ability to work and communicate with large groups; basic audio, visual equipment knowledge helpful. Schedule includes evenings, weekends and holidays, overtime as needed, must have a valid driver’s license.

Position HOST/HOSTESS – GLASS WORKS GRILL & IHLENFELD DINING ROOM
Department F&B
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor O’BRIEN
Shift ALL
Qualifications Requires neat appearance, good communication skills and the ability to greet guest in a friendly manner. Must be a minimum of 16 years of age, and have ability to work weekends and holidays.

Position REFRESHMENT CLERK II – PINE ROOM
Department OPERATIONS
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor WILLMING
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age, possess a pleasant personality and have the ability to work with the public and cash register; and ability to obtain Food Service Worker’s Permit.    Food service experience helpful, not required.  Schedule is all shifts, including weekends and holidays.

Position PINE ROOM ATTENDENTS           
Department OPERATIONS
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor WILLMING
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age, possess good communication skills, enjoy working with the public and have the ability to operate cash registers.  Pine Room attendant schedule includes all shifts, flexible hours and days. 

Position TRAIN DRIVER
Department OPERATIONS/ZOO
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor WILLMING
Shift ALL (DAY, WEEKEND, EVENINGS)
Qualifications Requires a pleasant personality and ability to work well with the public and give narration to public about the zoo and train.  Must be a minimum of 18 years of age, with ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.  Mechanically inclined.  Must be able to work any and all shifts, including holidays and weekends.

Position UNSKILLED LABOR / FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
Department FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS & GROUNDS MAINTENANCE
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor HIMROD
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age and have the ability to perform maintenance duties for light displays; including painting, checking, wiring, repairing displays and maintaining inventory. Requires a valid driver’s license. Schedule primarily 7-3:30 pm, some weekends and overtime. Schedule primarily dayshift M-F, includes holidays, weekends and overtime as needed.

Position GREENSKEEPER II 
Department GOLF MAINTENANCE
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor JANOVICH/BORDER/COPPA
Shift ALL
Qualifications Knowledge of the general game of golf helpful.  Must be able to operate trucks and motorized equipment necessary for golf course maintenance, and have the ability to work independently. Requires ability to frequently lift/move up to 50lbs and occasionally up to 100 lbs. Must be at least 18 years of age, and possess a valid driver’s license. Schedule includes all shifts, primarily day commencing at 6:00 am.

Position ASSISTANT MANAGER – FOOD & BEVERAGE
Department F&B
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor O’BRIEN
Shift ALL
Pay Rate: NEGOTIABLE
Qualifications Candidates will be a minimum of 18 years of age and possess 2 years prior restaurant manager experience in an upscale dining environment. Will have the ability to work in a positive team environment with guest satisfaction the priority. Must have the ability to work all shifts, including weekends and holidays.

Position SUPERVISOR – WILSON LODGE ROOMS, COTTAGES & LAUNDRY
Department WL
Full/Part-time FULL
Supervisor VDOVJAK
Shift ALL
Qualifications

Individual is responsible for hiring, training and the supervision of staff. Maintains standards of rooms and public areas of Wilson Lodge, and cottages. Must possess the ability to lead staff with a positive attitude in a team environment. Requires a valid driver’s license and the ability to work all shifts including weekends and holidays.


Position CREW LEADER / ROOMS & COTTAGES
Department WILSON LODGE
Full/Part-time FULL
Supervisor GODFREY
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates are required to have knowledge of cleaning rooms. Must be capable of training and team leading with a coaching approach. Requires ability to work weekends and lift up to 50 lbs. Schedule includes weekends and holidays.

Position MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN II – WILSON LODGE
Department WL MAINTENANCE
Full/Part-time FULL
Supervisor HOHMAN
Shift ALL
Qualifications

Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age; have the ability to interact with guests, and complete Signature Customer Service Training. Requires high mechanical and logical aptitude to troubleshoot systems that interface technical and mechanical equipment such as computer controlled heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Must have good working knowledge of computers, HVAC, electrical and general building trades; and possess a valid driver’s license.

Schedule primarily M-F 7:30 am – 4:00 pm, weekends on call as scheduled monthly; must have the ability to work all shifts as needed, overtime, and holidays as required.


Position CUSTODIAN – SPEIDEL CLUBHOUSE
Department GOLF
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor TODD
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be able to perform all types of custodial maintenance duties, be a minimum of 18 years of age, and possess a valid driver’s license. Frequent standing, squatting, bending, lifting and carrying is required. Must be able to lift and carry 50#. Weekend and holiday work required.

Position ELECTRICIAN
Department FMC
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor BYRUM
Shift DAY, WEEKEND
Qualifications Candidates must be familiar with layout & installation of electrical systems of commercial buildings. Systems may include both low & high voltage controls. Requires ability to read blueprints, layout small jobs per NEC and bend and thread conduit. Requires seven years experience as journeyman electrician or four years experience as journeyman electrician and apprenticeship with technical training. WV journeyman license required. Schedule is primarily day, with ability to work weekends, overtime as needed. April-December, Monday-Friday 7:30-4:00 pm.

Position PAINTER
Department FMC
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor BYRUM
Shift DAY
Qualifications Seeking an experienced painter, knowledgeable of duties associated with painting. Must be able to work on a ladder and scaffolding, and possess a valid driver’s license. Schedule is primarily day, Monday-Friday 7:30 – 4:00 pm; some weekend, and overtime as required.

Position STEWARD SUPERVISOR   
Department F&B
Full/Part-time FULL
Supervisor DITTMAR
Shift ALL
Qualifications Requires ability to supervise and schedule staff in basic dish washing and related functions. Must have working knowledge of dish washing equipment and chemicals associated with process. Schedule includes all shifts with the ability to work weekends and holidays.

Position REFRESHMENT CLERKS II – WHEELING PARK
Department WHEELING PARK FOOD
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor CLUTTER
Shift ALL
Qualifications Must be 18 years old, possess a pleasant personality and have the ability to work with the public, no experience necessary.

Position BANQUET SERVERS
Department F&B
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor O’BRIEN
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates should have the knowledge and ability to perform basic banquet server responsibilities, fine dining server experience preferred. Requires professional appearance and pleasant personality. Must be able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs. on a regular basis. Must be available every day including holidays & weekends.

Position WHITE PALACE ATTENDANT
Department WHEELING PARK
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor CLUTTER
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, good communication skills, neat appearance and enjoy working with the public. Requires ability to lift 50 lbs. Schedule includes all shifts, weekends and holidays.

Position BARTENDER
Department F&B
Full/Part-time PART, YEAR-ROUND
Supervisor O’BRIEN
Shift ALL
Qualifications Requires knowledge of basic bartending duties and excellent customer relations skills. Includes evenings, weekends, holidays, and overtime as required.

Position SERVERS – IHLENFELD DINING ROOM & GLASSWORKS GRILL
Department F&B
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor O’BRIEN
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and possess the knowledge and ability to perform basic server responsibilities. Requires professional appearance and pleasant personality. Must be able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs. on a regular basis. Schedule includes holidays & weekends.

Position STEWARDS
Department F&B/WILSON LODGE
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor DITTMAR
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age, able to perform all types of general kitchen labor and cleaning including dish washing. Weekend and holiday work is required.

Position PUBLIC AREA ATTENDANT – WILSON LODGE
Department WL
Full/Part-time PART/FULL
Supervisor GODFREY
Shift DAY/WEEKENDS
Qualifications Candidates are required to have knowledge of basic cleaning procedures. Must be capable of working in a team atmosphere, and a minimum of 18 years of age. Requires ability to work all shifts including evenings, night and weekends; and to lift up to 50 lbs.

Position 2ND COOK
Department F&B/WILSON LODGE
Full/Part-time PART
Supervisor MCPEEK/GALLOWAY
Shift ALL
Qualifications Candidates must have basic cooking experience. A willingness to learn is required; along with the ability to work all shifts, including weekends and holidays. Requires a valid driver's license.

Position ROOM/COTTAGE ATTENDANTS - WILSON LODGE
Department WL
Full/Part-time FULL/PART
Supervisor GODFREY/CARNEY
Shift DAY/WEEKENDS
Qualifications Candidates are required to have knowledge of basic cleaning procedures. Must be capable of working in a team atmosphere, and a minimum of 18 years of age. Requires ability to work weekends and to lift up to 50 lbs.

Position LAUNDRY ATTENDANT
Department LAUNDRY
Full/Part-time FULL/PART
Supervisor CARNEY
Shift DAY
Qualifications Requires the ability to perform general laundry duties, lift or move up to 50 lbs., work with various laundry chemicals and enjoy working in a team environment. Must be 18 years of age, experience helpful, not required. Must be willing to work holidays, overtime when needed, weekends and occasional shift work.
 
INTERNSHIPS:
Position: ZOO EDUCATION INTERN
Department: ZOO
Supervisor: MARKEY
Pay Rate: Unpaid for College Credit
Qualifications: Preferably college juniors, seniors working towards a degree/certification in education with majors in Education, Biology or Environmental Science.  Individual will be an outgoing, self-starter and willing to work a flexible schedule.   Will assist education department in program instruction by completing lesson planning, program evaluations/surveys, grant writing and material development.

Position: GOLF MAINTENANCE INTERN
Department: GOLF MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS
Supervisor: JANOVICH
Qualifications: Must be a student pursuing a career in a field related to the area of internship; preference is given to college juniors and seniors.  Individual will possess enthusiasm to contribute to a team effort. 

Position ZOO ANIMAL CARE INTERN
Department ZOO
Supervisor WHITE
Shift Unpaid for College Credit
Qualifications Preferably college juniors, seniors working towards a degree/certification in Animal Sciences, Biology, Zoology, Wildlife and Fisheries Management or related field. Students will participate in a 360 hour internship program by engaging in daily care and management of zoo animals, animal training and enrichment, diet preparation, veterinary care, raptor rehabilitation, public interpretation, general housekeeping, observational research and possible field research. Interns may also attend Master Naturalist classes offered free of charge. The program is designed to expose the intern to careers within the zoo and veterinary profession, and to enhance the intern’s skill sets to assist in preparing for entry-level positions in the zoo and aquarium industry. 

Position CULINARY / HRM INTERNSHIPS
Department WILSON LODGE FOOD & BEVERAGE
Supervisor CHEF GALLOWAY/O’BRIEN
Qualifications Must be a student pursuing a career in a field related to the area of internship. Individual will possess enthusiasm to contribute to a team effort. 

Oglebay’s Culinary, Baking and Pastry and Hotel Restaurant Management Internship Programs will offer many opportunities for students to experience a wide range of food and beverage operations and hotel management. Participants rotate through restaurant, kitchen, and hotel settings. The program provides hands-on experience at culinary stations, and a one-on-one learning relationship with our chefs and hotel teams. Our culinary staff creates exceptional menus for functions large or small, formal or casual. HRM Interns will have an opportunity to experience areas of hotel and restaurant operations, and execute those duties as appropriate. Through one-on-one training and hands-on work, students gain valuable experience while contributing to the success of Oglebay's extensive hospitality operations. In addition to basic restaurant, kitchen, and hotel rotations, other externship components may include: Pastry and Bread Production, Ice Carving, and Meat Fabrication.


Current Employees:
To apply for any of the above positions, complete a transfer application, receive approval by signature of your current supervisor, and deliver the transfer application to the Human Resources Department as soon as possible.

Outside Applicants:
Complete a Wheeling Park Commission Application for Employment and forward it to the Human Resources Department as soon as possible. (The Human Resources Department is located between the Visitor Center and the Greenhouse, Oglebay Park and is open between 7:30 am - 5 pm M-F. Applications can be obtained at the Visitor Center on the weekends, between 9 am - 5 pm.) EOE M/F/D/V

Internship Applicants:
Submit a resume to the Human Resources Department as soon as possible.(The Human Resources Department is located in the Visitor Center, Oglebay Park. Current Visitor Center hours are 11 am to 5 pm, including weekends). Mailing address is Human Resources Department, Oglebay Park, 465 Lodge Drive, Wheeling, WV 26003 EOE M/F/D/V

 
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