2019 Full Time & Seasonal Positions
Virginia Safari Park is seeking motivated individuals to join our Safari Crew for Spring 2019! Enjoy flexible scheduling and a fun (but WILD) working environment. The ideal candidates must be friendly and detail-oriented, while working in a fast-paced environment. Must be able to lift at least 50lbs. Flexible shifts, full-time and part-time available.
Degree, or advanced training, in horticulture preferred. Responsible for the overall appearance, planting, and care of all plants. Includes lawn maintenance, including operation of zero-turn mowers, weed-eaters, and other equipment. Will oversee other groundskeepers in team. Includes mulching, some mowing as needed, etc. May be full-time or part-time.
Maintenance Department: Construction, Carpentry:
Construction: Must be familiar with common building practices and regulations. Must be able to work with existing crew members and identify and resolve issues as they arise. General construction skills/carpentry skills/metal siding & roofing preffered. Plumbing/electrical/concrete work is a bonus.
Be able to maintain fleet of vehicles and equipment, including basic maintenance of tractors, mowers, etc. Must be familiar with operation and general maintenance of standard farm machinery. Ability to operate farm vehicles, skid steers, backhoes, and bulldozers is prefferend.
Weekend Parking Attendants:
Seasonal, part-time work assisting guests with parking. Must be energetic, friendly, and great with the public and able to work weekends and holidays.
Maintains park grounds, including walkways, railings, etc. Picks up and empties trash, insures grounds are continually monitored. May include lawn maintenance, including operation of zero-turn mowers, weed-eaters, and other equipment.
Custodians: General custodial duties as needed throughout the park to maintain a clean facility for our guests.
To Apply Contact:
Becky Huels with experience and work availability, firstname.lastname@example.org.