Janitorial Associate (4:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. work shift)

Fort Worth Zoo, 1989 Colonial Pkwy, Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America Req #474
Friday, August 12, 2022
Janitorial Associate (4:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. work shift)

Must be 18 years old or older to apply

Starting Pay Rate $14.05

Zoo perks include free admission to the Zoo, eight complimentary tickets per year to give to friends and family and discounts on food, merchandise, attractions, admission, and programs.

This position is responsible for the daily custodial (janitorial) services of Zoo grounds and buildings.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Maintaining cleanliness and appearance of exhibit buildings, staff offices, restrooms, Zoo grounds and dumpster areas
• Assist in maintaining custodial equipment
• Assist with recycling program
• Support and assist with special events and after-hours functions as required

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
• Must be eighteen (18) years of age or older
• Must have knowledge of janitorial techniques and equipment and possess skills to operate small equipment
• Possess basic knowledge of various cleaning chemicals used in janitorial areas
• Valid driver license with acceptable motor vehicle record to maintain zoo standards of insurability

Education and/or Experience:
• 1-2 years experience in janitorial field

Physical Demands: 
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
• Team oriented environment
• Ability to work irregular hours (holidays and weekends)
• Ability to work special events and functions as required
• Ability to work outdoors in heat, cold and inclement weather

The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as a complete inventory of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.  

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor. 

Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an at-will basis. 

*Scheduled hours may fluctuate due to park attendance, weather and/or business needs.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $14.05
Location on Google Maps
  • Fort Worth Zoo, 1989 Colonial Pkwy, Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America