Current Job Openings
Education Program Coordinator
The Delaware Zoological Society is currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, and dynamic individual to join our fast-paced team as the Education Program Coordinator. This position is responsible for coordinating the delivery of Zoo Camps and Workshops, including Scout Workshops, Youth Workshops, and Adult Workshops, for the Education Department of the Brandywine Zoo. Duties include designing, developing, and implementing camps and workshops, camp and scouting special events, general program support for Education Department, aiding in the husbandry for the program animal collection, as well as supervision of day-to-day interns and volunteers. Drawing upon a positive outlook and team orientation, the successful candidate will lead our efforts to maintain, improve, and perfect conservation education at the Brandywine Zoo.
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Visitor Services Associate
The Delaware Zoological Society is hiring! We are looking for friendly and energetic people to fill positions in ticketing, the gift shop and concession stand. As part of the Visitor Services team at the Brandywine Zoo, the associate will create a positive and fun experience for all guests. This team member will welcome guests to the zoo, sell items in the gift shop and snack bar, and help create an excellent customer service experience. This is a part-time seasonal position that runs June through October. Hours are 9:45-4pm. Weekend shifts and select weekdays are available. Customer service experience is preferred but not required. Pay rate is $9.25. Please email resume to Melanie Flynn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current Paid Internships
To Apply for Internships: All volunteers must complete the DE State Parks Intern Application. Interns must also complete and pass a background check administered by DE State Parks. For more information, please visit http://destateparks.com/volunteers/interns/apply.asp.
Questions: Email Danielle.Levredge@state.de.us
Animal Care Internships
Full-Time Keeper Apprentice, (CLOSED FOR 2018) 1 year commitment, stipend, housing
Conservation Programs Research Apprenticeship, (CLOSED FOR 2018) 1 year commitment, stipend, housing
Education Department Internships
Zoo Camp Educator Intern
12 week commitment (June 1st – August 24th), stipend, housing