JOB POSTINGS

Our growing network is always looking for passionate people who want to make a difference. This jobs list is constantly changing and growing, so be sure to check in periodically to see if there’s a job for you.

Do you have a job opening you’d like to share?  Please e-mail an electronic copy of the posting to john.kanzia@czs.org.

Life Support Systems and Water Quality Keeper

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

Powell, OH

Operates, maintains, and repairs the Animal Care department’s life support and water quality systems. Responsibilities:
  • Operates monitors and ensures proper functioning of all equipment vital to the operation of Animal Care exhibit water quality and life support systems and exhibit water features (e.g., lab equipment, pumps, valves, filters, ozone generators, backwashes, generators).
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POSTED: 12/21/2023

EXPIRES: 02/21/2024

Facilities Maintenance Manager

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

Powell, OH

Responsible for the supervision of personnel performing preventative and general maintenance related to electrical, plumbing, carpentry, and HVAC/refrigeration at the Columbus Zoological Park Association properties. (more…)

POSTED: 12/21/2023

EXPIRES: 02/21/2024

LSS Water Quality Technician

Houston Zoo

Houston, TX

This position is responsible for performing daily operations and upkeep of aquatic systems, equipment, overall property water supply, and animal life support systems. The LSS Water Quality Technician understands and interprets water chemistry reports and makes recommendations for corrections. Work objectives are to maintain the physical integrity of zoo structures and facilities.  (more…)

POSTED: 12/21/2023

EXPIRES: 02/21/2024

Curator Herpetology and Entomology

Houston Zoo

Houston, TX

The Curator of Herpetology and Entomology oversees Houston Toad, Herpetology and Bug House animal collections, and the staff that provides care to those specimens. This encompasses skilled professional, technical and scientific work in the supervision of all aspects of animal management including husbandry, training, enrichment, exhibit design and maintenance, research, publication, public education, and conservation. (more…)

POSTED: 01/05/2024

EXPIRES: 03/05/2024

Exhibition Designer III

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey, CA

Description

At the Monterey Bay Aquarium, we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that celebrates and values diversity. We firmly believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices, working together, increases our capacity to serve our visitors and fulfill our mission.  We welcome people from all walks of life into our team and strongly encourage people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. (more…)

POSTED: 01/05/2024

EXPIRES: 03/05/2024

Exhibition Developer II

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey, CA

Description

At the Monterey Bay Aquarium, we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that celebrates and values diversity. We firmly believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices, working together, increases our capacity to serve our visitors and fulfill our mission.  We welcome people from all walks of life into our team and strongly encourage people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. (more…)

POSTED: 01/05/2024

EXPIRES: 03/05/2024

Construction & Maintenance Worker – Full Time

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Escondido, CA

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is a nonprofit international conservation leader, committed to inspiring a passion for nature and creating a world where all life thrives. Empowering people from around the globe to support our mission to conserve wildlife through innovation and partnerships, we support cutting-edge conservation, and bring the stories of our work back to our two world-famous front doors — the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park — giving millions of guests, in person and virtually, the opportunity to experience conservation in action. (more…)

POSTED: 01/05/2024

EXPIRES: 03/05/2024

Hoofstock Team Lead Keeper

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

Goddard, KS

Tanganyika Wildlife Park in Goddard, KS is looking for hardworking, self-motivated, dedicated animal care staff. Currently the park is 25 acres and has another 40+ acres to expand and we plan on growing. A new children’s zoo and safari park are among the plans for expansion. Tanganyika prides itself in providing wildly different experiences for its guests and being stewards for the animals in our care. In the past year, we have developed a set of core values to guide leadership and our team to improve and continue to meet our goals of becoming a destination park for visitors and a great place to work. If you like a fast paced, growth mindset culture come join the change. (more…)

POSTED: 01/08/2024

EXPIRES: 03/08/2024

Animal Experiences Specialist

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

Goddard, KS

Tanganyika Wildlife Park in Goddard, KS is looking for hardworking, self-motivated, dedicated animal care staff. Currently the park is 25 acres and has another 40+ acres to expand and we plan on growing. A new children’s zoo and safari park are among the plans for expansion. Tanganyika prides itself in providing wildly different experiences for its guests and being stewards for the animals in our care. In the past year, we have developed a set of core values to guide leadership and our team to improve and continue to meet our goals of becoming a destination park for visitors and a great place to work. If you like a fast paced, growth mindset culture come join the change! (more…)

POSTED: 01/08/2024

EXPIRES: 03/08/2024

Tanganyika Wildlife Park Keeper

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

Goddard, KS

Tanganyika Wildlife Park in Goddard, KS is looking for hardworking, self-motivated, dedicated animal care staff. Currently the park is 25 acres and has another 40+ acres to expand and we plan on growing. A new children’s zoo and safari park are among the plans for expansion. Tanganyika prides itself in providing wildly different experiences for its guests and being stewards for the animals in our care. In the past year, we have developed a set of core values to guide leadership and our team to improve and continue to meet our goals of becoming a destination park for visitors and a great place to work. If you like a fast paced, growth mindset culture come join the change. (more…)

POSTED: 01/08/2024

EXPIRES: 03/08/2024

2024 Keeper Internship

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

Goddard, KS

Tanganyika Wildlife Park in Goddard, KS, is looking for hardworking, self-motivated, dedicated animal care staff. Tanganyika prides itself on providing wildly different experiences for its guests and being stewards for all animals in our care. (more…)

POSTED: 01/08/2024

EXPIRES: 03/08/2024

Facility Worker

Brown County NEW Zoo & Adventure Park

Green Bay, WI

JOB SUMMARY: Performs maintenance tasks including mechanical tasks, cleaning, transporting tasks, security and grounds maintenance throughout Zoo and related Park facilities. (more…)

POSTED: 01/26/2024

EXPIRES: 03/26/2024

Senior Welder C&M Worker – Full Time

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

San Diego, CA

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance is a nonprofit international conservation leader, committed to inspiring a passion for nature and creating a world where all life thrives. Empowering people from around the globe to support our mission to conserve wildlife through innovation and partnerships, we support cutting-edge conservation, and bring the stories of our work back to our two world-famous front doors — the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park — giving millions of guests, in person and virtually, the opportunity to experience conservation in action. (more…)

POSTED: 02/12/2024

EXPIRES: 04/12/2024

Director of Facilities

New York Aquarium

Brooklyn, NY

Job Description

Position: Director of Facilities Reports to: Director of New York Aquarium Position Managed: Director of Plant Engineering, Manager of Building and Grounds, Manager of Facilities, Manager of Life Support Systems, and Facilities Administrative Assistant Location: New York Aquarium, Brooklyn, On-Site Department: Z&A                      Scope: Site (New York Aquarium) Position Type: Full-time (more…)

POSTED: 02/16/2024

EXPIRES: 04/16/2024

Field Conservation Coordinator

John Ball Zoo

Grand Rapids, MI

The Field Conservation Coordinator will conduct and coordinate a diverse array of conservation field projects.  These projects include but are not limited to working with freshwater mussels, turtles, sturgeon, butterflies, native plants, birds, snakes, and community science.  Work may require providing care for rare or threatened species. The Field Conservation Coordinator will coordinate Conservation Department work with both external and internal partners. The Coordinator will also assist the Conservation Manager in the preparation of the John Ball Zoos conservation plan. (more…)

POSTED: 02/20/2024

EXPIRES: 04/20/2024