Employment Opportunities

Join Us at the Zoo!

Thank you for considering a position with the Zoo, please see below for currently available employment opportunities.


Join TEAM ZOO! –

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is undergoing tremendous progress and growth and is searching to expand the Facilities Department to achieve our goals for 2016 and beyond. It is the Zoo’s intention to provide guests with exemplary customer service and at the same time enjoy a clean and safe environment.

****AT NO TIME DOES THIS POSITION INTERACT WITH THE ANIMALS***

Facilities Team

The Facilities Team provides our guests at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens a clean and safe environment during their visit. The members work together as a team and are responsible for the upkeep of the entire facilities, including but not limited to habitat building and repair, maintenance of interior and exterior buildings, and general labor repairs. This team reports to the Facilities Supervisor. Additional guidance is received through established policies and procedures, plus verbal and written communications.

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Previous general labor experience at an outdoor facility is preferred.

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse pool of candidates to apply for this position. 

For consideration, please submit a current, detailed resume to hr@centralfloridazoo.org

Only qualified candidates being considered will be contacted. Please do not call or email to check on the status of your submission. For additional information about the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, please visit www.centralfloridazoo.org.


 

JOIN TEAM ZOO!

Public Area Associate – PART TIME

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is recruiting for the Public Area Team. As a part of the team, you will be trained to provide the staff and guests with a clean, healthy and happy environment during the day.

Housekeeping skills are essential to provide our guests with an exemplary experience during their visit to the Zoo. Though this position does not interact with the animals, you will still work in an animal atmosphere and mingle with the animal specialists who will teach you all about our exotic residents.

This position is a permanent, 24 hours a week position and position starts at $9.00 an hour with an increase to $10.00 an hour upon completion of training.. Uniform shirts are provided upon completion of the required introductory period (90 days). A high school diploma or equivalent is required, as well as a valid Florida driver’s license.

Some weeks, due to school breaks, vacations, Zoo events and holidays, additional hours may be required. Weekends and holidays are a must. Attempts will be made to accommodate prior commitments: school, family, outside employment.

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse pool of candidates to apply for this position.

For consideration, please send resume to hr@centralfloridazoo.org. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for consideration. Please do not contact the Zoo for a status of your submission.

Visit www.centralfloridazoo.org to learn more about this wonderful organization.

****AT NO TIME DOES THIS POSITION INTERACT WITH THE ANIMALS***

 


 

Equal Opportunity Notice

The Central Florida Zoological Society is an equal opportunity employer and makes decisions related to compensation and all terms, conditions or privileges of employment on the basis of merit. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex (including pregnancy), gender orientation, religion, marital status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristic, military status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and prohibited by the CFZS.    


Additionally, the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is a Drug-Free Workplace, a pre-employment drug test will be performed.