Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: February 6, 2020

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $10.08/hour


High school diploma with some electrical or construction experience required; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate good planning, organization, and teamwork skills. Must be comfortable working from a ladder and on a manlift/boom at significant heights. Must be able to work in all weather conditions and be able to lift 30 pounds. Must possess or be eligible for a SC driver’s license and be trained (or eligible for certification) to operate a golf cart, fork lift, and manlift/boom.

Job Description:

Ambassador Commitment: Create meaningful connections and inspire actions that will have a lasting impact on conservation. 

Responsibilities: Under the direction of the Events Manager and Events Supervisor, will be responsible for helping to ensure high quality special events and positive guest experiences through hands-on, detail-oriented tasks including: 

• Constructing, assembling, and dismantling event components and audio/visual equipment.

• Maintaining proper lighting and audio for special events and daytime operations.

• Preparing displays that are structurally sound and safe.

• “Wrapping” trees with lights.

• Warehouse inventory.

Part-time - up to 30 hours per week; must be available mornings, nights, and weekends
Contact Name:
HR Department
Contact Phone Number: 803-779-8717
Application Process:
Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website:
Employer Address:

500 Wildlife Parkway
Columbia, SC 29210
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.