Employment Opportunities

Assorted pictures of Zoo employees
Interested in working for the Zoo?! Toledo Zoo employees have the opportunity to work in a fun environment and help to support the Zoo’s mission of Inspiring Others to Join Us in Caring for Animals and Conserving the Natural World! Employees receive complimentary Zoo admission and also great discounts in food outlets and in our merchandise shops! Come be a part of the fun!

Part-Time and Seasonal Employee Job Fair
Thursday, March 30th
3pm – 7pm
Last walk in will be accepted at 6:45pm
Hiring over 150 Part-Time and Seasonal positions
Applicants can park in the Broadway Lot with no admission or parking fees
Job fair will be held in the Museum of Science
Suggest that applicants dress business casual
Suggest that applicants print an application at www.toledozoo.org/jobs and bring the completed application to the interview, but we will have applications available on site
Minimum age for most positions is 16, but some may require 21 and a valid driver’s license
We offer a variety of positions in a variety of departments: perfect for anyone
For anyone that is accepting this as a new position, the Zoo provides a great opportunity to learn work ethic, build relationships and get to be a part of one of Toledo’s premier employers.
Hiring Departments Include:
Aerial Adventure Course
Back of House Catering
Front of House Catering
Carnivore Café
Concessions
Education – Natures Neighborhood Staff
Education – Snooze Guides
Education – Summer Camp Teacher
Education – Programmer Staff
Grounds
Horticulture
Merchandise – In Park and North Star
North and South Concessions
Park Operations
Security
Questions can be emailed to toledozoojobfair@toledozoo.org

Career information for zoo related fields

For information on “Zoo Careers” please visit the following websites:
American Association of Zoo Keepers, Inc.

Association of Zoos & Aquariums

Job Shadowing

Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate requests for job shadowing within our animal departments due to the dangerous nature of the positions and due to the high volume of requests we receive.

Internships at the Zoo

Internships are handled by the Zoo’s Volunteer department and we offer unpaid opportunities. Visit our Internships page for more information.

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