Staff Vacancies

THE WELSH MOUNTAIN ZOO - NATIONAL ZOO OF WALES

is seeking an

ASSISTANT RETAIL MANAGER (Seasonal)

We have a vacancy for a full time seasonal Assistant Retail Manager to cover the peak season.

FIVE DAY WEEK INCLUDING SATURDAY & SUNDAY from MID MARCH to END SEPTEMBER

*Please note extended holidays are not permitted during the Easter holidays as well as over the May Day weekend, during the Spring Bank Holiday week and the main school summer holiday.

The successful candidate will be an honest, organised and cheerful person with good numeracy and customer care skills and will be available to start immediately after interview.

Previous retail experience useful but not essential.  First aid qualification an advantage.

For further information and an application form please contact the Zoo on 01492 532938 ext. 3 during office hours or e-mail info@welshmountainzoo.org

A full Job Description will be made available to successful candidates prior to Interview.

 The closing date for applications is Friday 27th February 2015.

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THE WELSH MOUNTAIN ZOO – NATIONAL ZOO OF WALES
is seeking a
GROUNDS AND GARDENS OPERATIVE

The Welsh Mountain Zoo – National Zoo of Wales has a vacancy for a Grounds and Gardens Operative to work as part of our five-person Grounds and Gardens Department. Candidates should have the appropriate experience and skills to work in a variety of gardening, horticulture and grounds maintenance situations. Formal training and qualifications preferred, but not vital.

Good references are essential.

The post is a full-time permanent position working a 40 hour week on a rota including some weekends. The working day is from 8am to 5pm.

For further information, a Job Description and an application form please contact the Zoo on 01492 532938 ext. 3 during office hours or email info@welshmountainzoo.org

The closing date for applications is Friday 27th February 2015. 

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THE WELSH MOUNTAIN ZOO – NATIONAL ZOO OF WALES

is seeking a

PART-TIME MAINTENANCE OPERATIVE 

We have a vacancy for a part-time Maintenance Operative to cover weekends. The working week is 24 hours over three days – Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The working day is from 8am to 5pm.

At the weekends the work is alone attending to a range of single-person maintenance and repair jobs, so the successful candidate will need a variety of skills and experience and be able to work alone. On Fridays work will be as part of a three person team.

 This is not a trainee post.

 Good references are essential.

For further information, a Job Description and an application form please contact the Zoo on 01492 532938 ext. 3 during office hours or email info@welshmountainzoo.org

The closing date for applications is Friday 27th February 2015.

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Any and all vacancies will be posted on this page only.

We are currently accepting applications for Volunteers.
For more information please contact the Education Officer: education@welshmountainzoo.org.

For an application form, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:
The Education Officer, Welsh Mountain Zoo, Colwyn Bay, North Wales, LL28 5UY

Please note the following Work Experience Placement Weeks are currently available:

  • 13th April – 8th May 2015
  • 14th September - Summer 2016

There are currently no vacancies