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Current Opportunities

Visitor Services Assistant Manager

The Delaware Zoological Society is looking for an experienced, outgoing, customer service oriented individual to join our management team. This is a full-time leadership position in a small team. It is extremely important that this individual works well with the management team and is eager to learn different facets of the operation. This requires someone who is flexible and does not mind pitching in where needed. We are looking for a friendly, professional person to join our team!

Primary functions: The Assistant Manager will assist the Visitor Services Manager and the Special Events & Marketing Manager, with a focus on overseeing the Visitor Services staff, hosting birthday parties and assisting with any events. Part of the job is managing our Concession Stand and the other main responsibility is coordinating and hosting birthday parties. This is a full-time position with a typical work week of Thursday-Monday (off on Tuesday and Wednesday)

Please see the full job description and apply on indeed.com. If you have any questions, please email mflynn@brandywinezoo.org.


Visitor Services Associate
We are looking for friendly and energetic people to fill positions in ticketing, retail and concessions. 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 position is a great introduction to cashiering and customer service. Candidate should be detail oriented, friendly and work well with others and independently. This is a part-time seasonal position that runs March through December. Hours are 9:45-4pm. Weekend shifts and select weekdays are available with a typical week being 2-3 days per week. Customer service experience is preferred but not required. Must be at least 17 years old.

Please see the full job description and apply on indeed.com. If you have any questions, please email mflynn@brandywinezoo.org.


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 https://destateparks.com/GetInvolved/Internships

Questions: Email giulia.kirsch@delaware.gov.