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.

Maintenance Technician III

Zoo Atlanta

Atlanta, GA

Job Purpose:  The Maintenance Technician is responsible for the maintenance and repair of Aquatic Life Support systems, HVAC systems, buildings, animal habitats, and other equipment. He/she participates in the maintenance, repair, and replacement of equipment and exhibits This position will also at times be responsible for projects including new exhibit and capital improvements for the Zoo. This position will frequently interface with other Zoo Atlanta management staff including animal curatorial staff, veterinarians, and at times, senior management staff regarding safety issues, animal habitat issues, as well as infrastructure and equipment adjustments and needed repairs. (more…)

POSTED: 02/15/2020

EXPIRES: 04/15/2020

Manager of Facilities

Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield, IL

The Manager of Facilities contributes to the success of the Chicago Zoological Society by effectively managing the construction and maintenance of facilities, utilities, and supporting staff throughout the park to further the Society’s goal of providing extraordinary guest experiences and being financially sustainable. Outstanding benefit package, PTO accrual starting day one, 401K contributions, and all work sites on Brookfield Zoo grounds! (more…)

POSTED: 02/26/2020

EXPIRES: 04/26/2020

Assistant Lead Groundskeeper

Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield, IL

World-renowned, Brookfield Zoo is set within a 216-acre nature park that is home to 2,000 plus animals and is also an accredited arboretum.  The beautiful setting has meticulously landscaped grounds providing our guests with colorful native plants surrounding Roosevelt Fountain, shrub sculptured animals outlining our formal pool, and entrances decorated with a variety of plants, flowers and trees to welcome our over 2 million guests each year.  Our Grounds team is also responsible for 7 working greenhouses, a compost facility that processes 300 cubic yards of yard waste, and setting up over 1 million (mostly LED) twinkling lights for Holiday Magic. The Assistant Lead Groundskeeper contributes to the success of the Chicago Zoological Society by performing a variety of Grounds Department duties and functions with a high degree of efficiency and independence contributing to the Society’s overarching goals of extraordinary guest experience and financial sustainability.  Provides secondary supervision and coordination of daily assignments as assigned. (more…)

POSTED: 02/03/2020

EXPIRES: 04/04/2020