Life Support Systems - Lead Construction & Maintenance Worker
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
September 26, 2018
Starting hourly rate: $28.37
Full-time - Experienced
This position requires experience with water quality systems and with water chemistry analysis techniques. Thorough understanding and ability to troubleshoot complex water treatment and filtration systems is necessary. Knowledge of aquarium water chillers, and ozone systems, plumbing, PVC piping application, pumps, motors and filtration equipment is required. Applicants must have Level 2 AALSO certification. At least 5 years of experience working in a general maintenance field or in an AZA accredited zoo, aquarium or equivalent facility is required. Seeking a qualified applicant with specific experience in the operation of aquatic animal life support systems. Daily responsibilities include the operation of filtration systems that may utilize sand filtration, bio filtration, ozone generation, temperature control and other related equipment. General knowledge of repair and maintenance techniques of life support and related equipment is required. SCUBA certification is highly desirable. This position requires working outdoors, heavy lifting (approximately 75 pounds) and working with potentially hazardous chemicals. For more information and to apply: www.sandiegozoo.org/jobs. Deadline to apply Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Pacific Time.