The Indianapolis Zoo, rated by Trip Advisor as one of the top ten zoos in the country, is located in the heart of exciting downtown Indianapolis, and services 1.1 million guest annually. We have a part-time opening for a Special Events Installer. The successful candidate must be at least 18 years of age, have basic maintenance work experience, with experience in custodial or janitorial positions preferred. A High School Diploma or GED is preferred, but not required. Basic experience with forklifts, high lifts, carpentry, electrical, and power tool skills is a plus.
The Special Events Installer will also assist (as needed) with waste handling, recycling, and snow removal. Work is performed indoors and outdoors, requiring work in all kinds of weather, exposed to temperatures ranging from -10 to 90+ degrees.
Good working knowledge of hand tool and motorized equipment (vehicles, small engines, some heavy equipment) use. Understanding of audio/video component integration (compatibility, usage, terminations) is preferred. Must be able to verbally converse, and listen with comprehension. Good visual acuity and hearing required. Finger and hand dexterity of great importance.
There is a significant amount of walking, prolonged standing, climbing ladders and scaffolding, stooping, and kneeling. On occasion, heavy lifting including exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
All applicants must meet the following requirements: