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**San Diego Zoo Global is a smoke-free workplace**
Deadline to apply: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 by 9:30pm Pacific Standard Time.
(Union Position) $21.61 - $23.64 per hour.
"Put Your Passion for Wildlife to Work"
This position requires a skilled craft worker with H.V.A.C. expertise. An example of work experience would be at least four years. Must have experience with installation, service and repairs to environmental control systems using knowledge of refrigeration theory in commercial office buildings, labs, exhibits, food stands and merchandising facilities. Appliance repair experience is helpful. A good understanding of plumbing, electrical and sheet metal is necessary. Welding experience is desirable. A valid California driver license is required. Applicants must be available to work any of seven days of the week, approximately 40 hours per week. (Extended 9/4/13)
One of the essential functions of this position is the ability to drive a SDZ Global vehicle. If you are offered employment in this position, you will be asked to authorize SDZ Global to access your current driving report through the DMV’s Employer Pull Notice Program. Your hiring for this position will be contingent on SDZ Global receiving an acceptable driving report from you. In addition, your continued employment in the position will depend on you maintaining an acceptable driving record. You may obtain a list of conditions that disqualify a person from driving an SDZ Global vehicle from a Human Resources Representative.
The Senior Construction and Maintenance Worker performs all job assignments with a positive attitude that reflects San Diego Zoo Global’s mission and vision of connecting people to wildlife, conservation and pursues green/conservation practices when feasible. Under general supervision, performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled work in the maintenance, construction, alteration, remodeling and repair of Organization buildings, facilities, equipment and grounds; and performs related work as required. This position reports to a Lead/Supervisor.
Positions in this class report to a Lead or other supervisory position. This class serves as a working lead on assignments requiring more than one person and is responsible for assignments requiring greater skill and experience. consistently demonstrates leadership qualities as well as the desire and ability to engage in positive relationships with internal and external customers.
Positions work in one or several of the following craft areas:
Plumbing/Sprinkler and Irrigation Systems
Performs related duties and responsibilities as required
Education, training, and/or experience at a senior journey level the essential functions, knowledge and skills outlined; some positions may require valid California driver license.
Work outdoors exposure to varying weather conditions; temperatures above 100 degrees in the summer months at the Safari Park; dust, allergens, and loud noises; exposure to potential hazards involved in working with various tools, equipment, and hot materials, potential electrical shock, allergens, and/or potentially toxic materials work in confined or cramped spaces; exposure to noise.
This position has been identified as one requiring at least occasional lifting in excess of 50 pounds move moderate to heavy objects move about uneven surfaces and on slippery surfaces and work from elevated positions.
ALL EMPLOYMENT IS CONTINGENT UPON PASSING A DRUG SCREEN.
SOME EMPLOYMENT IS CONTINGENT UPON PASSING PRE-PLACEMENT TESTING.