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Part Time or Full Time Facilities Assistant/Groundskeeper

Austin Zoo is currently hiring for a part time Facilities Assistant and Groundskeeper. This position covers a wide variety of tasks and will occasionally include working weekends, holidays and evening hours.

Description of Work:

  • Assisting with daily maintenance of facilities and grounds
  • Occasionally running errands on behalf of the Zoo
  • Interacting with Zoo visitors in an informal setting
  • Working with a dynamic team in a fast-paced environment


  • Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in a maintenance and/or groundskeeping field position
  • Applicants must have and maintain a clean driving record
  • Possess basic skills including safely climbing ladders and operating common power tools such as table saw, circular saws, lawn equipment, etc.
  • Able to lift 50 pounds, work outdoors and demonstrate excellent time management

How to Apply:

  • Submit a cover letter and resume to info@austinzoo.org
  • Please no phone calls or drop-ins. Selected candidates will be contacted for an initial interview.

We Are Currently Looking For Two Unpaid Fall Interns!

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