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

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

Current Job Openings

Assistant Curator of Education
The Delaware Zoological Society is currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, and dynamic individual to join our fast paced team as Assistant Curator of Education (ACOE). This position is responsible for assisting the Curator of Education in the overall supervision and operations for the Education Department of the Brandywine Zoo. Duties include designing, developing, implementing educational programs and management of interpretive staff, 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.

For more information, job requirements and where to apply, click below and join our team today.
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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 our 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 snack bar and sell items efficiently. This is a part-time seasonal position that runs mid-through December. Hours are 9:45-4pm. A flexible schedule is a must, and both weekday and weekend positions are available.. Customer service experience is preferred but not required.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary
Pay: $9.25 per hour
Minimum age requirement: 17

COVID-19 considerations: To keep our staff and guests safe, we have installed plastic barriers. We also provide staff with gloves and require all guests and staff to wear face masks.

If interested, please email resume to Melanie Flynn and

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

Questions: Email