Wild Careers Begin at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
For Immediate Release: January 28, 2014
Zoo to Host Job Fair this Saturday
[Columbia, SC] — Looking for a new and exciting profession? Turn your attention to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Riverbanks will host a job fair at the Zoo this Saturday, February 1, from 10am to 2pm.
It takes a strong team of talented people to operate one of America’s best zoos. An exciting multi-million dollar major expansion is now underway, promising a world-class guest experience at every turn. The Zoo and Garden is seeking qualified candidates for a variety of full-time and part-time positions in the following areas:
- Education (camps)
- Food and retail
- Guest services
- Grounds and housekeeping
- Maintenance and Facilities
- Public safety
Specific job openings are listed on the Riverbanks website at www.riverbanks.org/jointeam. Benefits may vary. Riverbanks Zoo and Garden is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Interested applicants must be at least 18-years-old and should bring an updated resumé to the job fair. Candidates also must be courteous, outgoing and have a flexible schedule (available to work weekends).
Please note: The job fair will take place in the Zoo’s Discovery CenterTheater—adjacent to Koala Knockabout and Carousel Plaza. Candidates planning to attend the job fair should enter through Gate 8 (employee entrance) and sign in at reception.