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Roger Williams Park Zoo

Roger Williams Park Zoo

Operations Low Voltage Systems Manager

Roger Williams Park Zoo of Providence, Rhode Island, is one of the nation’s oldest zoos and home to over 100 animal species. Our culture is built on our core values: community, fun, innovation, diversity, integrity, sustainability, and excellence. We value our role in the community as a treasured place for families and a trusted resource for learning; we create a sense of community for our staff and contribute to the global conservation community. We provide a fun experience for our guests and believe that a fun environment is essential to create a great workplace. We are willing to take risks, to propose novel ideas and to think “out of the box”. Bold dreams are welcome here. We act with respect toward all. We value diversity and are intolerant of bias. Integrity and honesty drive our business practices and our relationships with each other and our constituents. We are driven by our vision of greater sustainability in our environmental practices and in our business model. We believe that by establishing a sustainable financial base we can best achieve our goals. We are always striving for excellence. We work to exceed expectations in all areas.

The RWPZ is currently recruiting for a full-time, year-round, exempt, Operations Low Voltage Systems Manager. The Operations Low Voltage Systems Manager is responsible for overseeing all security support systems, phone systems, public address systems, and radios for the Operations Department. This position reports to the Deputy Director of Operations 

RESPONSIBILITIES • Manages all systems related to intrusion and access control including card access systems, burglar alarms, locks installation, key distribution and card swipe system. Design, install, and control systems to meet standards of commercial UL listing requirements. • Manage the zoo’s inventory of two-way radio system including acquisition of new radios and repair of existing radios, enforcing compliance of FCC rules and submitting required forms for operations to the FCC. • Manage the zoo-wide public address system including maintenance of all system components. • Manage the department’s inventory of CCTV equipment including all remote camera installations and recording devices. • Install and terminate communication feeds for phone lines, internet, and video. Troubleshoot and modify extensions when problematic. • Act as Manager on Duty for the Operations Department when Deputy Director of Operation is not available. • Act as Snow Captain when assigned by the Deputy Director of Operations. • Performs other duties as assigned.

Experience Required

Required Experience and Education: Completion of an Associate’s Degree in Electronics or related field from an accredited college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience plus minimum of three years of experience with: • using available outputs and relays and Building automation packages such as Tota lControl. • large DVR video systems with matrix controllers, fiber video transceivers, RS485 PTZ Controls in a command like setting and video distribution to remote sites. Preferred Experience and Education: Recent experience working with diverse populations and fluency speaking additional languages a plus.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: Roger Williams Park Zoo ATTN: Operational Low Voltage Systems Manager 1000 Elmwood Ave Providence, RI 02907 -or- employment@rwpzoo.org 

Roger Williams Park Zoo
Providence, RI 02907
Phone: 4017853510

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