Employment / Volunteer Opportunities

Departments


Various opportunities exist including full time, part time, and seasonal positions in the following departments:
  • Animal care
  • Animal health
  • Education
  • Maintenance
  • Visitor services

Full / Part Time


Resumes for full and part time positions can be sent to the zoo at any time and will be held on file for a minimum of one year.

Seasonal


Resumes or letters of inquiry regarding seasonal positions should be sent to the zoo beginning in January. Most seasonal positions are filled by early April.

Application


To find out more about the application process for either employment or volunteer opportunities, see what positions are available.

Training


Training for either the Zoo Docent Program or the Animal Encounters Program is held annually. Please call 201-262-3771, ext. 124 for more information and to be notified of upcoming volunteer training sessions.