Part Time Commissary/ Animal Keeper - Evenings




Organization: Little Rock Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Little Rock, AR, United States
Job or Internship: Job

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Prepare diets according to diet sheets. Clean kitchen nightly after diets are done. Clean walk-in cooler and walk-in freezer as needed. Order produce to maintain needed inventory to prepare diets. Unload and rotate stock in cooler and freezer assuring that older food is used first. Sweep and clean dry food storage area. Use forklift to move dumpsters away from dock for dumping. Use forklift to store and move dry food as needed. Secure front gate of the zoo at assigned time and check all other perimeter locks. Assigned duties for special events. Communicate as needed with night security guard before leaving at end of shift. Animal related duties on an as needed

basis. Performs other duties as assigned. Shift works from 1pm to 10pm.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

These knowledge, skills, and abilities are usually, although not always, acquired through completion of high school and one (1) year of experience in the care of birds, carnivores, large and small hoofstock, primates, reptiles, or other exotic animals in a controlled environment, (based on departmental need). Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENT:

Must possess a valid Arkansas Class D (Non-Commercial Vehicle) Driver’s License before employment and maintain licensure for the duration of employment in this position.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

ONLY On-Line Applications Accepted.

Application and Supplemental Questions required by Closing Date. Applications will be screened for Minimum Qualifications.

HIRING/ENTRY SALARY: $8.00 - $10.00 Hourly

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:

http://www.lrjobs.net