Now Hiring! Apply Today! $10.35 per hour. Are you looking to gain experience and expand your mechanical skills? Then this is a good opportunity for you to learn from our skilled and experienced craftsmen. Experience in small engine repair or restaurant equipment repair is helpful.
As Mechanic/Technician (Craftsman) ? Equipment Repair (seasonal), you will assist the Lead Craftsman and Assistant Lead Craftsman in carrying out daily operational checks associated with the operation of the Carousel attraction. This includes visual inspections of all operating components for proper and safe mechanical operation, engaging attraction in required daily test cycles, ensuring proper fluid levels are maintained, verifying all mechanical elements are receiving the proper rates of lubrication as required, and relamping of attraction as needed. You will also assist in the routine disassembly and reassembly of Carousel figures for inspection and required lubrication; maintain proper and accurate records associated with daily operational checks; and, maintain proper and accurate inventory levels of required operating supplies (such as lubricants and light bulbs) to established par levels. You may assist the Lead Craftsman and Assistant Lead Craftsman in other duties as required.
Chicago Zoological Society's Brookfield Zoo is known throughout the world as a leader in animal welfare and conservation but the institution is also Illinois' most popular cultural attraction.* Our beautiful park like setting has an amazing 216 acres of meticulously landscaped grounds, the Discovery Center and Pavilions provide indoor and outdoor event facilities, delicious food options at three major restaurants, and over 20 different animal exhibits. * Brookfield Zoo is the most popular cultural attraction in the state of Illinois that actively monitors its attendance.