Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: April 27, 2018

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $10.08/hour


Education and Experience:  High school diploma or equivalent with some electrical or construction experience required. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate good planning, organization, and teamwork skills. Must be comfortable working from a ladder and on a man-lift/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 forklift and a 60 ft. boom.

Job Description:

Ambassador Commitment: Doing your part to support Riverbanks’ mission to foster appreciation and concern for all living things.

Responsibilities: Is responsible for working within a team to prepare the park for various special events.  Tasks include building, painting, erecting and dismantling props and lighted displays and “wrapping” trees with lights.  This work is very physical; tasks are hands-on and require attention-to-detail.  Ensures the safety of the public by preparing displays and structures that are structurally sound, while maintaining Riverbanks’ reputation for high quality events and aesthetics.  Reports to the Events Manager.

40 hours/week
Contact Name:
Human Resources
Contact Phone Number: 803-779-8717
Application Process:
Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website: