Oakland Zoo is always looking to add to our team of dedicated and hardworking employees.
A great place to work, we are strongly committed to being a workplace free of discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, or disability. There are a variety of employment opportunities and job openings throughout the year. Whether you like to work with animals or people; indoors or outdoors... there's something for everyone!
TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Seasonal Full-time
DAYS/HOURS: Actual days may vary, but generally will be Wed through Sun (8:30a - 5:00p); 40 hours per week
START DATE: ASAP
Performs routine, intermediate and advanced, maintenance and repairs. This position may be extended into regular full-time in future, but currently is running as a temporary position.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
MINIMUM EDUCATION LEVEL:
Please note that this job description intends to describe the general nature and level of work being performed and the people or person assigned to this job. It is not to be construed as a exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of the personnel fpr this position. The order in which duties and responsibilities are listed is not significant, and personnel may be reqired to perform duties beyond this list or outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time or as needed.
Email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, along with:
If you choose to apply via email, please remember to put the title of the position in your subject -- failure to do so may result in your application not being seen/forwarded to the correct party for review.
You may also download an application by going to our website http://www.oaklandzoo.org (under "Employment", where you will be able to print out a blank copy of our application form. You can then mail your completed applications to the address provided in application or FAX your application and resume to (510) 746-7175 (attn: HR).
In addition, you may pick up an Employment Application at the parking booth/main entrance (Golf Links Road) to the Zoo. You may simply return your completed application, along with your resume, etc., back to the Main Gate or to the Zoo's Human Resources office.
Please, no phone calls! We apologize, but due to the heavy volume of applications, only those applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted. Do not call to follow up on the status of your application
APPLICATION CLOSING DATE:
Open until vacancy filled
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