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Marine Life, Maintenance - West Edmonton Mall

Jan 6, 2013
Dec 7, 2012
West Edmonton Mall

The Animal Care Maintenance Assistant assists the Marine Life Department staff with the cleaning and maintenance of exhibits and holding tanks, filtration systems and other maintenance related tasks as needed.

Primary Responsibilities:

-General maintenance and troubleshooting of marine Life Facilities including minor repairs and basic carpentry. Responsible for the maintenance of water changes, chemical balances and cleanliness.

-Performing general cleaning and maintenance of quarantine holdings and of live exhibits, tanks, and displays.

-Performing multiple daily routine assessment rounds to check exhibit conditions and mechanical life support systems status

-Maintaining filter systems by pressure washing and changing filter material.

Desired Qualifications:

-Individuals must be mechanically inclined with general handy work experience.

-Must possess basic carpentry and repair work abilities and experience working with basic hand tools.

-Applicants with any experience dealing with water filtration systems or in a related facility will be given preference.

-Applicants must be able to pass a security clearance, have flexible availability, be comfortable working in close proximity to animals and be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

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