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Safety and Security Officers (temporary) - Oregon Zoo

Metro / Oregon Zoo, Portland, Oregon

Job - Government

Close Date: 03/25/2019

Multiple part-time, temporary positions are available. Officers are needed for year-round temporary work, however we have a current need for candidates with interest to work during our summer season including concerts. Temporary employees are limited to 1040 hours in a 12-month period.

Safety and Security Officers perform a variety of functions that may include grounds patrol, crowd management, medical assistance, traffic control when needed, emergency response, reporting and other related duties. Safety and Security Officer shifts may include days, swing, nights, weekends and holidays.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma, or GED; and six months of responsible experience in providing security; or any combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skill and ability required for successful performance of the essential job duties.
This position also requires possession of a DPSST certification; a valid driver's license; and possession of or ability to obtain, a CPR, First Aid and AED certification.

To apply: visit for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center.

Application requirements
1) Electronic application, 2) answer to supplemental questions, 3) resume and 4) cover letter describing your qualifications as they relate to the duties of this position.

Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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