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

Visitor Services Supervisor

The Delaware Zoological Society is currently seeking an experienced and enthusiastic individual to join the Visitor Services team at the Brandywine Zoo.  The Visitor Services Supervisor supports the Visitor Services Manager’s supervision of Admissions, Concessions, and the Zootique Gift Shop. They are responsible for managing staff and ensuring everyone provides excellent customer service. This is a part-time position that will not exceed 25 hours a week. The Supervisor will work mostly weekends and occasional weekdays and evenings. The Visitor Services Supervisor should have three years of customer service experience and at least one year of management experience.

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Brandywine Zoo Membership & Special Events Assistant
The Delaware Zoological Society is hiring an outgoing and enthusiastic person to fill a position in our Membership department.  They will be responsible for selling memberships on the weekends, assisting with a few special evening events, and assisting with birthday parties as needed on weekends. We are looking for someone who enjoys interacting with people of all ages. This team member will engage guests as they enter, solicit memberships, and answer questions about the zoo. The role of party assistant involves setting up the party space, supervising and engaging the children and clean-up after the party. This position runs May through September and weekend hours are 10am-3pm. May be asked to work in other areas of Visitor Services, such as the gift shop if needed. Pay rate is $9.25. This is mostly a weekend only position, with a few additional evening events June-September. Please email resume to if interested.

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 May through December. Hours are 9:45-4pm. Weekend shifts and select weekdays are available. Customer service experience is preferred but not required. Minimum Age:  16.  Pay rate is $9.25. Please email resume to Melanie Flynn at

Summer Zoo Camp Director
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To apply for this position, complete the Delaware State Parks Application.

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

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