Zoological Society of San Diego Camp Aide - Part Time - San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, California
Camp Aide - Part Time - San Diego Zoo Safari Park
15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd, Escondido, CA 92027, USA Req #1740
Friday, January 14, 2022
San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is a nonprofit international conservation leader, committed to inspiring a passion for nature and creating a world where all life thrives. Empowering people from around the globe to support our mission to conserve wildlife through innovation and partnerships, we support cutting-edge conservation, and bring the stories of our work back to our two world-famous front doors — the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park — giving millions of guests, in person and virtually, the opportunity to experience conservation in action. The deep and extensive knowledge gained from more than a century of experience in wildlife care, health, veterinary services, nutrition and conservation makes us invaluable in the global effort to save species. Our team members play a crucial role in driving our conservation efforts forward and bringing us closer to a world where all life thrives.
HOW YOU WILL IMPACT OUR MISSION The Camp Aide ensures the operations and maintenance of the Roar & Snore camp runs efficiently and provides great customer service; share general information and answer questions about the San Diego Zoo Safari Park and Roar & Snore. This position reports to the Education Supervisor/San Diego Zoo Safari Park.WHAT YOU WILL DO
Clean campsite (including tents, picnic areas & walkways)
Repair tents or damages if needed
Prepare tents for campers
Educate campers regarding the event
Escort campers in & out of the Safari Park
Answer questions and assist with any concerns or problems
Pick-up and delivery luggage
Haul firewood and stock campsite
Open gates for tour guides
Ensure guest safety
Operate electrical carts and motor vehicles
Check guest in for their stay
Educate campers on what the event will consist of when they check in
Escort campers in & out of the Safari Park - either by cart or walking
Pick up and deliver luggage, drive it to and from the camp
Follow behind tours to ensure safety of guests
Set up and rebuild tents when necessary
Reconstruct campsite when necessary
Organize and thoroughly clean our multiple containers
Set up and breakdown for Special Events; to include but not limited to decorating, organizing crafts, and management of volunteers.
Shuttle VIP's during Special Events
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR Must be at least 18 years of age. F ull availability to work at least four days a week, including both weekend days, is required.
Experience or training as a camp aide.
EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
Current valid California Driver’s License in good standing.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
The Safari Park, plants and wildlife
Effective customer relations skills
Work effectively with others
Work independently without supervision
Multi-task and prioritize
Follow instructions and learn fast
Be punctual and professional
SOME OF THE PERKS YOU WILL ENJOY AS A TEAM MEMBER
Free admission to the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Local and In-House Discounts
Employee Assistance Program
Location: Escondido, CA
Duration: Union Part-Time Non-Exempt Position - If selected, there will be fees and dues to be paid to the Union
Hourly Rate: $15.10 and SDZWA is pleased to offer a $1200 signing bonus for all new employees hired through April of 2022.
THIS EMPLOYER PARTICIPATES IN E-VERIFY SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS AN EEO/AA/DISABILITY/PROTECTED VETERAN EMPLOYER
At San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance, we thrive on celebrating our differences. Diversity is vital for the benefit of our employees, our guests, our community, and our wildlife.
SDZWA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SDZWA will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ethnicity, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, marital status, parental status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete an application, please email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org and provide the job title and location to which you are applying.
Be an ally for wildlife by joining our team!
- 15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd, Escondido, CA 92027, USA