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Rides & Attractions Mechanic

Denver Zoo is a leader in animal care, wildlife conservation, and education. We are passionate about our commitment to excellence in support of our mission to secure a better world for animals through human understanding.

Denver Zoo honors our animals, staff, and guests by conducting ourselves at the highest level of integrity through our Core Actions — Inspire Awe: Safety, Care, Connect and by embracing our Core Behaviors of: Passion, Respect, Innovation, Diversity, and Excellence in all that we do.

Denver Zoo’s Attractions Department has an opportunity for a full time Rides & Attractions Mechanic to work with the lead mechanic to maintain and repair rides and attractions including carousel, train, 4D theater and water feature and make sure that they are operating safely.  Candidates must have at least two years of relevant experience (in HVAC, electrical, welding and diesel/gas engine repair or related field) and have mechanical and problem solving skills.  

Our staff is a dedicated and diverse group of individuals committed to providing quality care to our animals while creating moments of awe for guests.  If you are a like-minded individual and thrive in a dynamic, fast paced, and innovative culture, Denver Zoo is the place for you! 

Completed applications must be submitted by August 31, 2018

Denver Zoo reserves the right to close the position prior to the above date.

Denver Zoo is an Equal Opportunity Employer