Part-Time Animal Educator
An animal education / mobile petting zoo company in Princeton, TX (near McKinney, TX) is now hiring event attendants. You'll be working with animals, mostly farm, in a fast-paced and fun job with a great team of animal educators. We strive to make every event we attend memorable by bringing clean, gentle animals to birthday parties, fall festivals, and educational programs.
The ideal applicant will be:
- At least age 16 --with a driver's license and reliable car to get to work (this is a very important item! If you don't have your own vehicle, then we need a guarantee that your ride is reliable and get you to work on time every time. If you miss a day because your ride bailed, then it is grounds for termination.) - Physical -- able to lift 50lbs, likes to work outside in all kinds of weather and situations - Friendly and outgoing -- must be pleasant to work with and enjoy teaching kids about animals
- Flexible -- unexpected schedule changes and last minute gigs are a part of this business and we ask our employees to roll with the changes
- Availability -- must be able to work is mostly weekends which is great for high school age students, but weekday mornings are also very busy and great for college age students or other young adults!
If you are passionate about helping create positive, educational interactions between kids and animals, please apply by emailing a resume and a cover letter in response to this ad. Drive-by resumes with no information specific to this job might not be considered. We are looking for people with a passion for educational entertainment, kids and animals. When we receive your resume, we will email a confirmation and will send you a link to fill out our online application. Once we will receive that we will let you know if you are eligible for this position.
*Please note that our farm is located in Princeton (75407 zip). You will always be required to come out to the farm on your work days and leave from here with your team to go to events. These days can be as short as 2 hours or as long as 10 - 11 hours. Please consider the commute if you are a long distance from the McKinney/Princeton area.