Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $12.35/hour


High school graduate with vocational/technical training in construction technology/engineering and one to two years of experience or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must be able to work well alone or with a team on a variety of tasks and priorities. Hands-on experience in any construction trade is a plus. Must possess or be eligible for a valid SC driver's license.  Must be available to work weekends and be available for emergency call in as needed.

Job Description:

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

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, is responsible for the repair and maintenance of a variety of Riverbanks’ structures, facilities, and equipment.  Assists with maintenance duty assignments such as but not limited to; painting, plumbing, carpentry, HVAC and electrical.  May, based on experience, operate medium to heavy equipment such as a forklift, backhoe, skid steer, snorkel lift, trencher, pickup truck, etc.  Participates in renovating, building, and repairing structures for the containment of zoo animals and for public use.  Assists with maintenance requests, projects and work orders. Runs errands, retrieves parts and supplies from warehouse and delivers to job site. Based on experience or job knowledge growth, may be assigned to perform some work orders independently.

Part-time : 25-30 hours/week
Contact Name:
Human Resources Dept.
Contact Phone Number: 803-779-8717
Application Process:
Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website: