San Antonio Zoo
  • 02-May-2021 to 16-May-2021 (CST)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • 13.17
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Employee discounts on merchandise, food, and entry. Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance benefits after 3 months of employment. Paid leave accrual benefits after 4 months of employment

San Antonio Zoo of San Antonio, TX, is looking to hire a Full-Time Craftsman - Events. If you're interested in a new environment, working at the Zoo would be perfect for you! Do you want to be part of a dynamic team focused on conservation? If so, please read on!

We offer incredibly competitive benefits after 3 months of employment, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and paid time off (PTO) accrual after 4 months. Fun perks include discounts on entry, food, and merchandise! If this sounds like your dream to use your knowledge and skills to advocate for wildlife conservation, apply today!


As Craftsperson, you are responsible for skilled and semi-skilled labor duties in a wide variety of building and construction production projects. You will also be guiding and assisting in overseeing Construction Maintenance Technicians as you work together on projects.

You must be fully committed to San Antonio Zoo's mission to create awareness that inspires action to care for the wildlife we steward and animals we protect. You take pride in knowing your hard work is making a difference in wildlife conservation.


  • Willing to work third shift and other possible odd hours.
  • Able to understand, foresee, and apply necessary safety precautions applicable to the Zoo environment.
  • Knowledge of hand tools and simple equipment used in performing assigned jobs.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills is preferred.
  • One-year trade experience including the use of tools and equipment.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older with a clean driving record for vehicle operations.
  • Associate degree or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Responsibility for completion of all online training curriculum by assigned deadline.
  • Successful candidates must complete a pre-employment National Sex Offender Search, Criminal Background Check, and Drug Screen.
  • Must be able to work in varying climate and weather conditions (rain, snow, hot, or cold)


We are a year-round operation; this position requires a flexible schedule to work weekends, holidays, and occasionally special after-hours assignments.


All future zoo crew, please apply at and complete our application.

We look forward to meeting you!

San Antonio Zoo
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