Join Our Team

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

Visitor Services (Part time)
Interested in a great short term part-time job? We are looking for some reliable, fun, outgoing people with great customer skills to work in our Zootique Gift Shop and the Concession Stand. Must be able to work most weekends, but schedule can vary. Position ends November 30th. Pay is $8.25 per hour. Retail experience a plus. Hours are 9:45am - 4pm.

If you're interested, email memberships@brandywinezoo.org with your resume.

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.
To inquire about intern opportunities, please email our Volunteer Manager Michelle Carrera.

3-6 Month Positions

Varying length Education Internships (nonstipend)
These positions are flexible, ranging from 2-3 days per week over 3-6 month periods (12 weeks minimum). Education interns 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. May include some husbandry, depending upon availability. This is a rolling admission position, and applicants will be reviewed as they are received.

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

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