Zoo Ranger - WildCare Park - #604354
Saint Louis Zoo
Date: 11/25/2021 23:00 PM
City: Elsah, Illinois
Contract type: Part Time
Work schedule: Full Day
Responsibilities: Responsible for the protection, safeguarding and security of Zoo property at the Saint Louis Zoo WildCare Park, located at 12385 Larimore Rd, St. Louis, MO 63138. Perform security patrols (building/gate checks), respond to all emergencies, enforce Zoo rules and regulations, protect property from theft, embezzlement, fire and accidents, investigate and write reports on accidents, incidents, suspicious activities and other security-related situations, and provide additional as-needed assistance to visitors and employees.
Qualifications:High School diploma or equivalent required. Security, law enforcement, military, firefighting or equivalent experience preferred. Must be 21 years of age or older. Must be able to successfully pass a physical, including a drug test and firearms training course provided by the St. Louis Police Department. Must have valid driver’s license and own gun and leather. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with staff, volunteers and visitors. First Aid, CPR/AED experience required. Must be able to successfully obtain an armed security license. Uniforms provided. Able to work in all types of weather and unpredictable crisis situations. Must be able to work all shifts, including weekends, evenings and holidays. All successful candidates for this position will be required to submit to a criminal background check and drug test. COVID vaccinations are required for this position.