San Antonio Zoo
  • 11-May-2022 to 24-May-2022 (CST)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • 13.00
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

Employee discounts on merchandise, food, and entry including a zoo membership after 30 days of employment.


San Antonio Zoo of San Antonio, TX, is looking to hire a part-time Day Security Officer. If you're a night owl or early bird 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!

WORK SCHEDULE AND COMPENSATION

We are a year-round operation; this position requires a flexible schedule to work weekends, holidays, and occasionally after hours for special assignments. Our Day Security work schedule, a rotating weekly schedule, and the hourly rate for this position is $13.00

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 A SECURITY OFFICER

As a Security Officer, you are responsible for patrolling the zoo grounds and surrounding areas to prevent theft, violence, and other infractions; and ensure operating equipment such as pumps, blowers, heaters, air conditioners, and fans are performing as required. In addition, you will render first aid and maintain public calm during emergencies, including assisting EMTs if needed and providing minor first aid to team members.

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 the animals we protect. You take pride in knowing your hard work is making a difference in wildlife conservation.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR A SECURITY OFFICER

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred.
  • One year of related security, loss prevention, law enforcement, military, or public safety is required.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills preferred.
  • Experience working in a high-volume customer-focused venue or attraction is preferred.
  • Level II Non-Commission Texas Department of Private Security Certification completion by assigned deadline.
  • CPR/AED (adult, child, infant) and Basic First Aid certificate completion by assigned deadline
  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic and commitment to safety.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older with a clean driving record for vehicle operation.
  • This position requires a valid Class 'C' Texas Driver's License or a valid driver's license from another state with the ability to obtain a Class "C" Texas Driver's License within 45 days of becoming employed.
  • Successful candidates must complete a pre-employment drug screening background check.
  • Must work in varying climates and weather conditions (rain, snow, hot, or cold).

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?

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

We look forward to meeting you!


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