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Position Information

Title  Maintenance
Salary  hourly
Description  The Groundskeeper keeps the Field Station site in a show-ready condition. This position maintains the grounds, consisting of: lawns, trails, rock beds, animatronic
dinosaurs, interactive displays, electrical equipment, All-Terrain Vehicles and other minor mechanical apparatuses. Consistent upkeep of the grounds as a whole is
necessary for success in this position. The employee must at all times adhere to the company’s and work site’s safety and environmental protection practices by performing
work safely and in accordance with established standards. Must be able to operate required equipment including: gas edgers/blowers, hand tools, drills, etc. The staff will
be required to wear the appropriate safety equipment for the task, which may include gloves, goggles, aprons, belts, etc. As part of the job, the employee will be regularly
exposed to dirt, dust, disinfectants, solvents or cleaning chemicals. Experience and/or knowledge about basic use of a personal computer is required.
Field Station: Dinosaurs is looking for Groundskeepers who are -
• Reliable and accountable
• Ready to help and actively engage customers
• Able to read, write, speak and understand English
• Able to stand or walk for long periods of time and will be required to lift 50-100lbs
• Experience with tools, electrical machinery, lawn equipment, etc.
• In good physical condition and able to bend, stand, squat, stoop, walk, push, pull, reach with hands and arms at shoulder level or below, use hands to finger, handle
and/or feel objects, tools or controls, speak and hear.
• Available to work weekends and holidays

Applicants must have a high level of self-confidence and be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must be in good physical condition with the
ability to navigate a park with variable terrain, run, climb stairs, bend frequently, and lift at least 50lbs. The nature of outdoor work requires considerable physical effort and
occasional exposure to rain and seasonal elements and some adverse working conditions.
Must be available to work flexible hours including weekends and holidays. Applicants must have at least two years’ experience in an engineering, maintenance capacity or
similar environment. It is necessary for applicants to be able to read, write and speak in English – bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply. Employees must have access
to the internet for purposes of scheduling and company communication. These employment opportunities are seasonal, with full-time and part-time schedules available.
Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@fieldstationdinosaurs.com. Please put “Maintenance” in the subject line.

Hiring Organization

Name  Field Station: Dinosaurs
Description  Field Station: Dinosaurs is a 20 acre seasonal outdoor theme park with 32 life-size animatronic dinosaurs located in Secaucus, NJ and named Best Regional Theme Park by
Time Out New York. Field Station: Dinosaurs’ mission is to teach children and families about our world today using the story and science of dinosaurs.
Web site 

Hiring Contact Information

Name  Jane Gordon
Title  Associate Producer

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