Paid Positions

Zoo School Teacher

Maintenance Team Member (Description Below)

Duties and Requirements:

  • Must have a valid drivers license and a clean driving record
  • Basic knowledge of plumbing and carpentry
  • Basic knowledge of electrical a plus
  • Must be able to work with landscaping equipment such as weed whackers and lawn mowers
  • Must be able to work well with others and follow instructions
  • Comfortable working around the public and animals
  • Must be available on call for weekends, holidays, and nights at certain times
  • Knowledge of HVAC a plus
  • Knowledge of basic vehicle repair a plus

 

Interested applicants should send resume and cover letters to Nelson Agosto at nagosto@rossparkzoo.com.

 

Unpaid Internships

The Binghamton Zoo offers several full and part time internship opportunities throughout the year. Binghamton Zoo internships offer great experience in a variety of departments including animal care, education, marketing, and more. Interns will have different requirements depending on the department in which they choose to apply.

Animal Care Level 1
Animal Care Level 2
Education
Zoo School
Special Events and Development

Animal Care Job Shadowing: We do accept applicants for job shadowing. Students should be at least 16 years of age and be in good academic standing. We review applicants on a case-by-case basis so there are no deadlines. Interested students should send an email request with a brief cover letter and one letter of reference from a teacher to the email address: mdesisto@rossparkzoo.com. We will get back to you as soon as we can.