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SUMMARY: This is a position for creative, enthusiastic, hardworking individuals with a strong interest in environmental education and working with children. You will learn and successfully perform (under supervision) the duties and responsibilities of Zoo Camp instruction while inspiring wonder, knowledge and action. Successful applicants will be dependable, flexible, have a sense of humor, and a love for nature.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to bend, squat, talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, use hands for grasping, fine work and assembly, reaching, kneeling, or twisting. The employee is occasionally required to sit, use hands to push/pull, crawl, taste, or smell. The employee must frequently lift up to 25 pounds.
Note: Assistant Instructors are expected to work all assigned weeks unless specific days off are approved by the Zoo Camp director prior to employment.
Summer Zoo Camp will run Monday through Friday from June 5 through August 18, 2017. Training will take place the week of May 29th.
APPLICATION: Please apply via our web site at www.sfzoo.org. Please attach a cover letter with your resume.
Please apply via our web site at www.sfzoo.org. Please attach a cover letter with your resume.
San Francisco Zoo1 Zoo RoadSan Francisco, CA 94132
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