San Antonio Zoo
  • 14-Jul-2021 to 28-Jul-2021 (CST)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • 11.00
  • 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 is seeking to hire an entry-level full-time Maintenance Technician - Events. Are you experienced working with hand tools? Are you creative and think outside the box? Do you want to be part of a dynamic nonprofit organization that focuses on educating young minds and securing a future for wildlife? If so, please read on!

WORK SCHEDULE AND COMPENSATION

We are a year-round operation; this position requires a flexible schedule for workdays, weekends, holidays, and occasionally after-hours for special assignments. Although, our Maintenance Technician position is a 40-hour work schedule and the hourly rate for this position is $11.00.

WORK-LIFE BALANCE

We offer robust 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!

A DAY IN THE LIFE AS AN MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - EVENTS

As a Maintenance Technician, you are responsible for manual labor tasks in a wide variety of job duties such as cleaning, removing debris, loading and unloading materials, assembling and disassembling temporary structures, digging trenches, and compacting earth. Typically, you will be under the direct supervision of a Craftsperson or Manager. Still, may complete the routine and repetitive tasks without difficulty and under general supervision.

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.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - EVENTS

  • Have the ability to understand, foresee, and apply necessary safety precautions applicable to the Zoo environment.
  • Knowledge of the use of hand & power tools and equipment is required.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age or older with a clean driving record for vehicle operation
  • 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)

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR HERD?

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

We look forward to meeting you!

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