Job Postings


Work with the Jackson Zoo

There are all sorts of jobs at the Jackson Zoo, from keepers to cafe, educators to events. Our team of dedicated staff help the Zoo reach its mission to provide quality recreational and educational experiences dedicated to wildlife care and conservation. If you share our core values and are passionate about wildlife and wild places, look below for current job opportunities.

 

Security and Maintenance Department

Skilled Maintenance Worker

Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of facility buildings, grounds, and infrastructure. Click above link for job description and application details.

Housekeeping Staff

Performs upkeep of all Zoo facilities, includes buildings, glass viewing windows, restrooms, trash removal and walkways. Click above link for job description and application details.

Grounds Staff

Performs upkeep of all Zoo grounds and plantings, includes walkways, fencing and infrastructure. Click above link for job description and application details.

Marketing and Events Department

Weekend-Events-Assistant

  • LESS THAN PART TIME (approximately 12 hours, must be available on weekends). Must be good with kids and adults, have solid Customer Service and/or Educational background. Some lifting and carrying during set up and tear down. Click above link for full job description and application details.

Education Department

The Education Department is not currently hiring. Please see our Internship page for summer Education and Conservation Internships.