Education Services Assistant

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: September 13, 2015

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: $11.52/hour


High school graduate with vocational/technical training in secretarial science. Associates Degree in a related field preferred. Minimum of three to five years of administrative experience, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and a very high standard for service. Must be enthusiastic, a team player and possess thorough knowledge of current computer applications with above average typing skills. Must be able to handle multiple projects at one time and demonstrate confidentiality, attention to detail, prompt follow-through and accurate data entry skills.

Job Description:

Under general supervision is responsible for processing all program registrations and payments for Riverbanks education programs. Communications via telephone and email to provide information and assistance to program participants and planners (parents, teachers, coordinators, etc) and other interested parties. Maintains various records and reports related to Division activities including financial and program reports. Provides administrative and secretarial support in the daily operations of the Education Division as well as administrative support to the Director of Animal Collections. Reports to the Director Education.

Full-time: 40 hours/week
Contact Name:
Human Resources Dept.
Application Process:
Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website: