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Seasonal Grounds Worker

Hours:  May – September; a paid position consisting of 40 hours per week to include a combination of weekdays, weekends and holidays.

Duties:  Under the supervision of zoo personnel:

  1. Assist with daily operational needs of equipment, buildings, exhibits and grounds.
  2. Perform landscaping duties such as planting, weed control, mowing, weed whipping and care of grounds.
  3. Perform janitorial duties such as cleaning bathrooms, mopping, hosing and garbage removal.

Desirable Minimum Qualifications:  Applicants must be at least 16 years of age; Applicants should have some landscaping or grounds maintenance experience or be able to demonstrate an ability to perform grounds maintenance; the ability to handle heavy loads; and must have a valid driver’s license.

Send resume or call:

Jim Lloyd, General Curator

Bramble Park Zoo

PO Box 910

Watertown, SD 57201-0910


605-882-5232 – FAX