JOB POSTINGS

Our growing network is always looking for passionate people who want to make a difference. This jobs list is constantly changing and growing, so be sure to check in periodically to see if there’s a job for you.

Do you have a job opening you’d like to share?  Please e-mail an electronic copy of the posting to john.kanzia@czs.org.

Director of Facilities Management

Denver Zoo

Denver, CO

As part of our commitment to health and safety, Denver Zoo employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All persons offered a position will be required to provide valid proof of vaccination prior to starting employment.

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 of Inspiring Communities to Save Wildlife for Future Generations.

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 Values of: Welcoming, United, Transformative, Curious Courageous in all that we do.

The Facilities Management Team is a diverse group of individuals and shops with a broad range of talents. The team works collaboratively to provide exceptional care, growth, customer service and vision for all of the Zoo’s physical facilities, infrastructure and grounds, while exceeding the expectations of our internal customers and our zoo guests.

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POSTED: 12/12/2021

EXPIRES: 02/12/2022

Senior Director of Campus Management

Denver Zoo

Denver, CO

As part of our commitment to health and safety, Denver Zoo employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All persons offered a position will be required to provide valid proof of vaccination prior to starting employment.

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 of Inspiring Communities to Save Wildlife for Future Generations. 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 Values of: Welcoming, United, Transformative, Curious and Courageous in all that we do. This position advances Denver Zoo’s mission and goals for the Campus Management department.  This role is responsible for envisioning, developing and executing the strategic framework for facilities maintenance, grounds, custodial, environmental health and safety, sustainability, business services, and procurement programs that make up the Campus Management Department.  The Senior Director of Campus Management will develop and manage a complex departmental budget with multiple revenue streams, and oversee the development, generation, and dissemination of critical facilities management reports, including key performance indicators and data on physical environment process and procedures. The senior director will oversee the zoo’s sustainability plan and goals in collaboration with the zoo’s Global Conservation Alliance team and provides strategic leadership across the zoo by partnering with key stakeholders to achieve the zoo’s mission. (more…)

POSTED: 12/13/2021

EXPIRES: 02/13/2022

HVAC Engineer – Nights

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Cleveland, OH

The HVAC Engineer employee ensures that the Zoo's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems are maintained and operated in a safe and efficient manner, within standards established by manufacturer and/or installer.

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POSTED: 12/17/2021

EXPIRES: 06/30/2022

Facility & Safety Programs Specialist

Woodland Park Zoo

Seattle, WA

This position works with executives, supervisors, and employees to develop, implement, administer, and support enforcement of policies and procedures regarding managing the zoo’s physical property. (more…)

POSTED: 01/05/2022

EXPIRES: 03/05/2022

Facilities Maintenance Manager

Oregon Zoo

Portland, OR

  The Oregon Zoo is looking for a Facilities Maintenance Manger to thrive in a unique environment, with multiple buildings and outdoor areas as well as complex technical systems. Some of the buildings include classrooms, offices, animal habitats and a world class Veterinary Hospital. It takes an adept and experienced facilities manager with expert-level technical skills to support and supervise these unique facilities and our expert team. If you like working  in a dynamic, fast-paced environment where every day brings new challenges and opportunities to learn and excel? If this sounds like you, come join our team! (more…)

POSTED: 01/10/2022

EXPIRES: 04/10/2022

Facilities Controls Manager

Oregon Zoo

Portland, OR

  Are you a progressive leader with a proven track record overseeing building controls, engineering and technical operations on a multi-facility campus with diverse systems and operations? Do you thrive in a dynamic, unique environment where every day brings new challenges and opportunities to learn and excel?  If this sounds like you, come join our team! The Oregon Zoo is looking for a new Facilities Controls Manager. This position will provide oversight of facility and infrastructure engineering on the 64-acre Oregon Zoo campus. In partnership with the Facilities Director, Facilities Maintenance Supervisor and Maintenance Leads, the Facilities Control Manager is responsible for managing engineering and technical labor, materials and equipment. (more…)

POSTED: 01/10/2022

EXPIRES: 03/10/2022

Automation Technician

California Academy of Sciences

San Francisco, CA

We hope you are inspired by what we do and are excited to contribute to our mission. The Academy is looking for candidates who do great work, and we know they may come from a number of different backgrounds and experiences. We encourage you to apply even if you do not believe you meet every one of the qualifications for the position. Please note: Beginning Friday, August 27, Academy employees and volunteers will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or undergo testing and provide negative test results before they are able to work on-site or off-site with others. POSITION SUMMARY:  The Automation Technician is responsible for the operation and maintenance of Building Management Systems (BMS) and Life Support Systems (LSS) automation systems, including hardware and software. This position will work directly with the Building Engineers, Electricians, Experience Engineering and Aquatic Biology departments. (more…)

POSTED: 01/10/2022

EXPIRES: 03/10/2022

Systems Operator I

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey, CA

At the Monterey Bay Aquarium, we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that celebrates and values diversity. We firmly believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices, working together, increases our capacity to serve our visitors and fulfill our mission.  We welcome people from all walks of life into our team and strongly encourage people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. Job Summary:  Under general supervision, responsible for the operation, quality control, troubleshooting, repairs, and basic maintenance relating to the Aquarium's 25 million gallons per day seawater system, the associated mechanical plant, the building HVAC system, and the associated equipment and infrastructure in support of maintaining animal life support and environmental systems; monitor a computer-based control system for life support and HVAC systems and assist in operational engineering decisions based on analysis of the data; perform other duties as required. (more…)

POSTED: 01/20/2022

EXPIRES: 03/20/2022

Facility Systems Supervisor (Life Support)

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey, CA

At the Monterey Bay Aquarium, we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that celebrates and values diversity. We firmly believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together increases our capacity to serve our visitors and fulfill our mission.  We welcome people from all walks of life into our team and strongly encourage people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. Job Summary:  The Facility Systems Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of daily operations, troubleshooting, and maintenance of Monterey Bay Aquarium's 25 million gallon per day seawater system, HVAC system, desalination plant, and mechanical plant. This role will supervise Systems Operators, including supporting staff with development and delivering reviews, providing training, and will be responsible for the overall safety of the team. The Facility Systems Supervisor will also be responsible for scheduling, overseeing projects, and the development of protocols and procedures. (more…)

POSTED: 01/20/2022

EXPIRES: 03/20/2022

Project Manager

Houston Zoo

Houston, TX

Position Summary This position is responsible for directing projects within the Zoo’s capital program for master planning, design, construction, and infrastructure improvements. The ideal candidate will have experience with architecture and design at all levels. Previous Zoo experience is a plus.

Our Mission: Houston Zoo connects communities with animals, inspiring action to save wildlife Our Vision: Houston Zoo will be a leader in the global movement to save wildlife.

Essential - Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develops and maintains positive working relationships across all internal departments and works closely with Zoo staff as clients
  • Plans, develops and prioritizes scope, schedule and budgets for all projects while working closely with the Maintenance team to ensure full preparation and coordination of upcoming jobs
  • Within a given portfolio of facilities, creates a multi-year prioritized capital plan fulfilling the Zoo’s Strategic and Master Plans through a well-articulated process engaging all departmental stakeholders
  • Communicates and directs the work of architects, engineers, and contractors for the design and execution of projects
  • Determines and assesses the qualifications of contractors for contracting with the Zoo.  As required, coordinates the work of multiple suppliers, vendors, labor crews and other personnel for the most effective project execution
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POSTED: 11/29/2021

EXPIRES: 03/29/2022