LAZY L SAFARI PARK
Walk Thru Zoo
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Employment Opportunities



NOW HIRING FOR THE 2017 SEASON!


Positions Currently Available:

We are currently taking applications for the following positions.  These will be part-time or full-time seasonal positions only - March through October.  MUST BE ABLE TO WORK WEEKENDS!

To apply, please send a resume of qualifications and include at least 2 references with contact information to Lazy L Safari Park.  You may email resume to lazylsafari@yahoo.com OR mail resume to 2763 County Road 618, Cape Girardeau, MO  63701.  

   

CASHIER POSITION 

Responsibilities - includes assisting Zoo Director & Gift Shop Manager with the folloiwng:
Operate Admission Booth & Gift Shop Registers
Answering phone calls
Sack animal feed & make feedsticks for the Parakeet Jungle Exhibit
Setup Birthday Parties
Setup Group handouts & feed
Cleaning Front Barn area
Cleaning of Gift Shop
Cleaning of Picnic Areas as needed
Restock Gift Shop inventory as needed
Interact with visitors at the zoo

Requirements:
Must be 18 years of age and pass a criminal background check.
Must be able to work on weekends and holidays (closed Thanksgiving & Christmas)
Must be dependable and reliable with good customer service skills.
Previous cashier or customer service experience preferred but not required.

 

ZOOKEEPER POSITION 

Responsiblities - includes assisting Animal Supervisor with the following:
Cleaning & maintenance of animal exhibits and surrounding areas
Help build animal exhibits and livestock fence
Preparation of animal feed and feeding of animals
Assist with general care of animals
Help with movement and transportation of animals if necessary
Maintenance of zoo grounds

Requirements:
Must be 18 years of age and pass a criminal background check.
Previous animal and/or ranch experience preferred but not required.
Physical requirements include heavy lifting and exposure to inclimate weather conditions.

 

We are also accepting applications for Volunteers & Internships (Spring, Summer and/or Fall 2017 seasons).  For more information on Internships or Volunteer Program - click here.