Requirements for ALL Positions

Full Time Positions Available

A neat, clean appearance.
     • No visible tattoos or piercing.
     • Non-smoking workplace.
     • Must have great people skills.
     • Apply in person/ e-mail resume to appropriate
       address.  

 When: Monday thru Friday, 9am to 4pm
 Where: Reston Zoo Gift Shop 

Guest Services Attendant

The Reston Zoo is seeking a motivated individual that can be the first point of contact for our guests. The ideal candidate must be friendly and inviting, while working in a fast-paced environment. Must be able to lift at least 50lbs. Will be required to work weekends and holidays.
 
Responsibilities:

- Operating a cash register in the gift shop or at a small concession outdoors (could include ice cream cart, paddleboats, carousel or train rides)
- Assisting in set up of birthday parties, field trips, and for other events and groups
- Cleaning duties
- Answering phones
- Assisting visitors with questions or concerns

Past experience in customer service and/or retail a plus. This is a seasonal position, full-time and part-time positions available. This is a non-smoking facility. No visible tattoos or facial piercings are permitted.
Pay to be determined based on experience.
Retirees are encouraged to apply
 
Contact:
Michelle Elliott, Gsmanager@restonzoo.com

Groundskeeper

Reston Zoo is looking for a Groundskeeper to join our staff.  We are a family friendly zoological park located on 30 acres in the middle of Fairfax County, Virginia. The collection includes small mammals, birds, primates, reptiles, domestic and exotic hoof stock.

Reston Zoo is seeking a motivated individual that can provide assistance to our Operations Manager in grounds keeping and maintenance projects. Will be required to work weekends and holidays.


Requirements:

  • Be able to operate lawn mower, weed eater, leaf blower and similar equipment
  • Proficient with hand and electric tools
  • Capable of basic maintenance and painting tasks

Responsibilities

  • General landscaping of the zoo (mowing, weed eating, leaf blowing)

  • Cleanliness of the zoo (trash, bathrooms, parking lot)

  • Minor painting and maintenance work

  • Other tasks as assigned by Operations Manager

This is a seasonal position, full-time. This is a non-smoking facility. No visible tattoos or facial piercings are permitted.

Salary

Salary negotiable based on experience

Please contact

Don Bucci, Ops@Restonzoo.com