Mesker Park Zoo - PT Education Programs Coordinator

C I T Y   O F   E V A N S V I L L E
Personnel Department

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
 
November 20,
 2017

JOB NO.: PT-17-95 CLOSING DATE: December 29, 2017
POSITION: Education Programs Coordinator RATE: $9.25 - $9.75 per hour
DEPARTMENT: Mesker Park Zoo PART TIME

Duties:

Schedules all programs offered by the Education Department including; spring and summer camp, off-grounds programs for schools, scouts, corporations and community groups and on-grounds programs including ISTEP. Registers group visits and attendees for special events. Ensures trained volunteers deliver education programs. Registers volunteers and schedules interviews. Prepares monthly calendar of programs. Develops registration materials, coordinates lunch with concessions, tracks payment, etc. Assists in development and implementation of curriculum. Answers phone for education, greets visitors to the Discovery Center, monitors library use and maintains catalog. Other duties as assigned by Education Curator.

Qualifications:

Excellent coordinating and communication skills. College degree and computer experience is preferred. Previous supervisory experience and handling of animals is helpful. Must have valid Driver’s license. Must be able to work with MS Office software. Be willing to work up to 29 hours per week. Must have a flexible work schedule and be able to work weekends and evening on occasion.

Pursuant to Federal Regulations 51.55(e) and (k)(6), the City of Evansville does not discriminate on the basis of handicapped status in admission to or access to, or treatment of employment in its programs and activities.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER