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Environmental Services Team Member

The Tulsa Zoo is looking to add a few individuals to our Environmental Services team. Please see the job description and qualifications below. If you feel you would be a good fit, please stop by the Tulsa Zoo Information building to fill out an application or complete the online application.

Hours vary from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. depending on needs and shifts. Occasional night shifts will be required.


  • Regular cleaning of the zoo based on a routine assigned by the Environmental Services Manager.
  • Cleaning tasks include but are not limited to emptying trash, picking up trash on grounds, cleaning floors, walls, windows, toilets, sinks, mirrors, etc.
  • Responsible for checking and replacing light bulbs, as well as checking and restocking supplies in designated areas.
  • Responsible for operating environmental services equipment as required (vacuums, buffers, power washers, etc).
  • Responsible for responding to calls regarding spills, leaks, accidents, etc. that occur throughout the day.
  • Maintain the highest level of cleanliness thought the zoo with a focus on improving the guest experience.
  • Other duties as assigned in keeping with the mission of Tulsa Zoo Management, Inc.


  • An eye for detail.
  • Excellent guest services skills.
  • At least one year experience in an environmental services, janitorial, or custodial position.
  • Willing and able to work inside, outside, and in various climate conditions.
  • Ability to operate basic equipment (vacuums, buffers, power washers, etc).
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be available to work all days of the week. Weekend availability required.
  • Willing to work some evening and night shifts.