ORGANIZATION: Conservation Society of California
REPORTS TO: Janitorial Manager
Under the direct supervision of the Janitorial Manager, the Janitor performs all necessary janitorial duties as required. The Janitor performs these duties at one or more designated areas. Upholds the mission and values established the Conservation Society of California (the “Zoo”) and adheres to policies and procedures as set forth by the Zoo.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1) Required knowledge, skills & abilities:
Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to approximately 50 lbs.
Ability to operate powered equipment normally found in janitorial operations.
Ability to organize work and follow cleaning schedules.
Ability to work around the public.
Ability to work as a member of a team
Able to bend and twist, lift, stand, kneel, sit, walk, bend, stoop and speak regularly and for long
periods of time (8 hour shifts or more)
Must have a current California Driver’s License and maintain a good D.M.V. Driving Record (that
satisfies the Zoo’s Insurance Carrier). Must be able to drive relevant Zoo vehicles (janitorial cart,
2) Minimum educational level:
High School diploma or equivalent G.E.D
3) Experience required:
1 or more years of solid janitorial experience preferred.
Knowledge of total hard floor care and carpet care preferred.
Knowledge of general office maintenance preferred.
Please note that this job description intends to describe the general nature and level of work being
performed the people or person assigned to this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of the personnel for this position. The order in which duties and responsibilities are listed is not significant, and personnel may be required to perform duties beyond this list or outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time or as needed.
Email your resume and cover letter to email@example.com , along with:
2 Professional references preferred
If you choose to apply via email, please remember to put the title of the position in your subject --
failure to do so may result in your application not being seen/forwarded to the correct party for
You may also download an application by going to our
website http://www.oaklandzoo.org (under "Employment" , where you will be able to print out a blank copy of our application form . You can then mail your completed applications to the address provided in application or FAX your application and resume to (510) 746-7175 (attn: HR).
In addition, you may pick up an Employment Application at the parking booth/main entrance
(Golf Links Road) to the Zoo. You may simply return your completed application, along with
your resume, etc., back to the Main Gate or to the Zoo's Human Resources office.
Please, no phone calls! We apologize, but due to the heavy volume of applications, only those
applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted. Do not call to follow up on the
status of your application.
APPLICATION CLOSING DATE:
Open until vacancy filled
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