Job Postings


Positions Available

Zoo Keeper Position

  • Seeking qualified applicants for Zoo Keeper positions available immediately. Successful applicant must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen, background check and be eligible for a Mississippi driver’s license.

Animal Commissary Position

  • Seeking two part-time positions for animal care commissary. Responsible for daily preparation of animal diets, which includes ordering, preparing, and delivering diets and supplies for all animal areas as required. Read the full position announcement for complete list of responsibilities and how to apply.

Special Events Coordinator Position

  • Seeking qualified applicants for full-time position to coordinate special events. The Special Events Coordinator plans and organizes special events for the Jackson Zoo to raise funds and/or awareness in the community.

Program Specialist Position

  • Seeking qualified applicants to  assist in the development and implementation of on- and off-site programs, including camps, day programs, Zoo Mobile and Wild Classrooms.
  • Seeking applicants for seasonal, part-time position to oversee birthday party events. Must be willing to work weekends.