Job Openings

Seasonal Openings

Page Updated: Aug. 14, 2018 

Maintenance – Now Hiring Facilities Seasonal Maintenance 

  • To apply: Follow above link, search for “zoo” and  look for FACILITIES SEASONAL MAINTENANCE WORKER. Follow instructions to apply!
  • Facilities Seasonal Maintenance Workers perform routine maintenance on park grounds, buildings and equipment, landscape and garden installation and maintenance. May also perform light construction. Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively with visitors, enforce park rules and regulations and provide assistance to visitors as required.

Animal Care – Now Hiring Seasonal Animal Care Worker

  • To apply: Follow above link, search for “zoo” and  look for SEASONAL ANIMAL CARE WORKER – POTTER PARK ZOO. Follow instructions to apply!
  • Hiring to work on our team now through October
  • Under the supervision of the Curator assists keepers in the daily husbandry of the animals in the Pony Path, Contact Area and Wings Down Under areas. Also receives direction from Head Keeper and Guest Experience Supervisor. Maintains hand-written and electronic records related to animal care. Provides a positive experience for the zoo visitor and animal during their up close encounter. Provides excellent guest services at all times. Must always strive to maintain best practices as established by AZA and exceed USDA guidelines.

Education – (No openings at this time)

Customer Service – (No Openings at this Time) 

Part Time Openings

Public Safety: Now Hiring Temporary Zoo Public Safety Attendant 

  • To apply: Follow above link, search for “zoo” and  look for TEMPORARY ZOO PUBLIC SAFETY ATTENDANT. Follow instructions to apply!
  • Responsible for the overall safety and security of Potter Park and the Zoo. Will patrol the park and zoo on foot, bike, and vehicle enforcing county rules and regulations as needed. Will provide emergency assistance to staff and the general public and respond to a variety of calls for service within the park and zoo. This position will also act as a receptionist and will assist staff with administrative and clerical tasks.

Events (no openings at this time)

Guest Services (no openings at this time)

Full Time Openings

None at this time