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Love animals? Like the outside? Consider a job at the Brandywine Zoo.

Volunteer with the Zoo
Please check our calendar of events for special Volunteer Open House events scheduled throughout the year. Come learn from other volunteers what it is like to work at the zoo and about all the opportunities for you. Click here to find out more about volunteering.

Please also check for job postings for the Brandywine Zoo on the AZA Jobs Page and on DNREC's Employment page.


Current Job Openings
Currently there are no job openings at the Brandywine Zoo.

Current Internship Openings
Internship positions are available through Delaware State Parks. For more information, please visit the Internship Page.

To apply for internships:
Complete online intern application via DE State Parks website.

Note that internships are grouped by length of internship (i.e. 12 weeks, 6 months, year long, etc). You may need to look through all categories to find the internship for which you’re interested in applying.

Education Intern - Varying term length (unpaid)
Brandywine Zoo is seeking a dynamic and engaging person to join our education team! These positions are flexible positions, ranging from 2-3 days per week over 3-6 month periods (12 weeks minimum). This person will serve as an Educator and work in the Education Department of the Brandywine Zoo. The role of the Education Intern is to lead informal and formal education opportunities both on and off site and assist with special events. We're looking for an individual with great people skills (especially with children!), is artistic, comfortable with public speaking, is a self-starter, able to work as part of a team and independently, energetic, positive, creative, sense of humor, and has a passion for the environment! Zoo Educators are expected to be fun, safe, conscientious, and a committed leader who gets along well with others. This is a rolling admission position, and applicants will be reviewed as they are received.

Download full position description.

To apply for this position, complete the Delaware State Parks Intern Application.

Graphics and Marketing Intern (unpaid)
Brandywine Zoo is seeking a dynamic and engaging person to join our team! We are searching for a dedicated candidate to fill a 12-15 weeks minimum time commitment. This is a flexible, part-time, 10-30 hour a week position. This person will serve as a Graphics and Marketing intern and work with the Education Department at the Brandywine Zoo designing graphics for exhibits and programs as well as coordinating vendors and donations for upcoming special events. This is a rolling admission position, and applicants will be reviewed as they are received. Download full position description. To apply for this position, complete the Delaware State Parks Intern Application.

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