Today, the Memphis Zoo is one of Memphis’ highest attended attractions and in 2019 voted as one of the Top 10 Zoos in the country. The Zoo’s conservation programs circle the globe – from cooperative programs in China for giant pandas to local efforts to save the Louisiana pine snake. Our Team and Volunteers are dedicated to providing an enriching sanctuary for our animals, as well as a friendly and educational experience for our guests. Together, we are building one of the world’s great zoos.
The non-profit Memphis Zoological Society (MZS) is looking for passionate individuals who are customer-service oriented and dedicated to the Zoo’s mission: To Create Adventures. Save Wildlife.
The Zoo offers a wide range of experiences for every type of individual. Our Team understands the importance of our role in global conservation efforts and contributes fully to our mission. Seasonal, Part-Time, Full-Time, and Internships are currently available. Some positions also offer flexible scheduling. We have opportunities in our Operations, Business Administration, Retail, Culinary, Education, Admissions, Research & Conservation, and Animal Care teams.
Seasonal, Part-Time, Full-Time and Internships are currently available. Some positions also offer flexible scheduling. We have opportunities in our Operations, Retail, Culinary, Education, Research & Conservation and Animal Care teams.
Living our mission and values is rewarding on its own, and our total rewards program adds to the experience.
Qualifications and Application Process
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Perks for all Team Members
All Team Members are eligible for the following perks. We strive to give Team Members a positive and fulfilling experience working with us.
Benefits for Full-Time Team Members
Living our mission and values is rewarding on its own, and our total rewards program adds to the experience. Full-Time MZS team members are offered all of the perks listed above plus a wide range of benefits that include but are not limited to:
The Memphis Zoo believes that human diversity is as important as the biodiversity we seek to conserve. World-class zoos are comprised of world-class team members representing a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We value a diverse workplace and strongly encourage people of color, LGBT individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, and veterans to apply.
The Memphis Zoo is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws.
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All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening and background check.
The Memphis Zoo participates in e-verify and is an EOE/ad/vet employer.
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