Temporary Keeper Aide

Organization: Lee Richardson Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Garden City, Kansas, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

The Lee Richardson Zoo has a summertime opening for temporary Keeper Aide. This is a Full-Time paid position during the summer only ($7.25 an hour, 40 hours per week for 13 weeks) and is perfect for college students looking for a summer job or someone new to the profession of zoo keeping. Position starts in May or early June. Successful candidate will follow instructions in the feeding and cleaning of a variety of animals and other related duties as assigned. Ability to lift 75 lbs, work outdoors and follow safety procedures essential. Submit resume, cover letter and application by March 30, 2013 to City of Garden City, Human Resources Dept: by email: human.resources@gardencityks.us; OR by mail: PO Box 998, Garden City, KS 67846; or online at: https://ks-gardencity.civicplus.com/PublicLogin.aspx?txtRedirect=application.aspx&HR_Page=login