|Title||Zoological Assistant - Hourly|
|Company||City of Palo Alto|
The DepartmentThe Junior Museum & Zoo is part of the Arts & Sciences division under the Community Services Department where children and their caregivers come to explore, discover, create and play. Founded in 1934, the Zoo has grown to become home to more than 50 species of animals-about 200 specimens in all! We offer a menagerie of science programs for schools and community groups, as well as classes, summer camps and birthday parties for families. The Zoo's small but diverse collection of wildlife helps children develop a deeper understanding of the natural world and the relationships between people and animals.
Essential and other important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
For this position, specialized experience is defined as: Applying biological facts, principles, methods, techniques and procedures necessary for the care, study and management of living, captive and exotic animals. Must have experience working with meerkats and lemurs. Will consider experience obtained by volunteer animal care work done through service programs (e.g. native animal rescue, etc.) and other organizations.
Educational Background: A degree in biological sciences, agriculture, natural resource management, chemistry, or related disciplines appropriate to the position OR a combination of education and experience; courses equivalent to a major, as described, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
Significant Factors: The incumbent must receive immunizations to guard against zoonotic diseases and is subject to regular medical screening.
offers the following benefits to those in a SEIU Hourly position:
= Educate clients about Wellness Plans, preventive care, pet health needs, any diagnosis or treatment, hospital services and other issues.
Deliver impeccable hospitality to our guests as we greet them, interact with them, and take their orders. Operate a POS system, receive payments, and provide…
BS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing & Operations Engineering or equivalent experience.
The provisions of this article shall apply to any application by any person for a license or employment at any public or private employer, who has previously…