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San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance

Bldg & Grounds Attendant

HOW YOU WILL IMPACT OUR MISSION

The Buildings and Grounds Attendant will support San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance’s mission of saving species worldwide by keeping all assigned areas clean, sanitary, safe, and orderly. This position will report to the Buildings and Grounds Supervisor, Manager, and/or Senior Operations Manager.  

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Maintains cleanliness of tools, equipment and vehicles
  • Cleans patios, walkways, streets, and other public areas
  • Cleans tables, chairs, benches, signs, umbrellas and awnings
  • Empties and cleans trash/recycle containers
  • Collects trash and debris
  • Sorts recycled materials
  • Loads debris and refuse on trucks
  • Cleans, maintains and restocks restrooms
  • Operates trucks and/or carts used in cleaning operations
  • Steam cleans and/or pressure washes bins, grounds, equipment and vehicles
  • Cleans interiors of buildings
  • Polishes stainless steel and brass surfaces
  • Washes windows, cleans walls, blinds and furniture
  • Performs minor and routine utility maintenance repairs
  • Supports the management team and decisions
  • Consistently meets all of the organization and department’s performance standards
  • Maintains a high level of professionalism

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

All applicants must be at least 18 years of age to apply. Prior cleaning experience at hotels and/or theme parks a plus. Ability to work a flexible schedule in the mornings or afternoon and weekends and holidays. This position requires successful completion of physical ability test.
 

  • JOB EXPERIENCE
    • Education, training and/or experience which would demonstrate the essential functions, knowledge and skills listed.
  • EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
    • Current valid California Driver’s license in good standing
  • SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
    • Excellent guest service skills
    • Safe work practices and policies
    • Methods, materials and equipment used in grounds keeping and custodial work    
    • Proper handling and usage of cleaning equipment and chemicals
    • Basic computer skills     
    • Multi-tasking and prioritizing
    • Working in a fast-paced, high volume diverse team environment·
    • Safely operating carts, small and large motor vehicles·
    • Safely operating power cleaning equipment and heavy equipment 
    • Performing heavy manual labor effectively
    • Completing work on schedule with minimal supervision
    • Dealing tactfully and courteously with the public and employees
    • Communicating effectively (verbal and written)
    • Working in a diverse team environment and motivate others
    • Following directions effectively
    • Consistently performing essential job functions 

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
  • Family Passes
  • Complimentary Tickets
  • Local and In-House Discounts

IMPORTANT DETAILS

  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • Position Type: Union Hourly Part-Time Non-Exempt Position - If selected, there will be fees and dues to be paid to the Union
  • Hourly Rate:  $17.00  

Salary

Union Hourly Part-Time Non-Exempt Position

How to Apply

Apply directly through the SDZWA Career Site:

https://us63.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/sdzwa/Posting/View/10101

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance
2920 Zoo Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 6192311515

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