Application/Employment

Current job opportunities include:

Part-time Janitorial Worker

Rate of Pay:  $9.50 per hour.

Hours:   24 hours per week; early mornings, combination of weekdays, weekends and holidays.

Duties:  Performing janitorial duties under the supervision of the zoo staff.  Duties include, but are not limited to: sweeping, mopping, vacuuming floors, cleaning bathrooms, hosing sidewalks, washing windows and cleaning visitor areas.

Minimum Qualifications:  Janitorial experience desirable.  Applicants should have the ability to lift 25lbs and have the ability to perform duties in a productive manner.  Need to be reliable and be able to be on feet for entire shift.

Send City of Watertown application or call:

Jim Lloyd, Curator

Bramble Park Zoo
PO Box 910
Watertown, SD 57201-0910
605-882-6269
605-882-5232 – FAX

jlloyd@brambleparkzoo.com

 

Updated: 1/27/16 JLS

 

Visitor Services/Concessions part-time

Rate of Pay:  $8.55 – $9.00 per hour, depending on experience.

Hours:  hours vary some weekdays but mostly weekends and holidays between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00pm.  (May-September hours vary between 7:00 am – 9:30 pm; weekdays, weekends and holidays)

Duties:  Under the supervision of the Office/Visitor’s Services Manager and zoo personnel, the daily operation of the admissions, concessions and gift areas.  This will include, but is not limited to, the following:

1.  Operation of the cash registers and concession equipment

2.  Taking admissions and concession/gift shop money

3.  Providing concessions, gifts and general information to the public

4.  Opening and closing routines

5.  Maintenance of a clean facility

6.  Selling Lake Area Zoological Society memberships

7.  May assist with educational programs

8.  Other duties as assigned

Desirable Minimum Qualifications:  Applicants must be at least 16 years of age; must demonstrate the ability to operate a cash register and other concession equipment; must be accurate with admissions and revenues; must have a working knowledge of positive public relations; must be able to give directions to patrons.

Send City of Watertown application or call:

Kim Konrad, Office/Visitor Services Manager

Bramble Park Zoo
PO Box 910
Watertown, SD 57201-0910
605-882-6269
605-882-5232 – FAX

bpz@brambleparkzoo.com

 Updated: 2/9/16 KK