Job Opportunities at Zoo Knoxville
Zoo Knoxville’s mission is to deliver dynamic guest experiences while inspiring action for wildlife and wild places. Every member of our team, from those who care for the animals to park operations to our front-line guest services staff, supports that mission.
If you’re committed to making a difference for wildlife and wild places and share our core values of care, respect, service, integrity, education and fun, we encourage you to join our team.
Zoo Knoxville will be accepting applications and interviewing candidates to fill 98 seasonal, variable hour positions on Friday, January 18, 2019. Applications and interviews will be done in two sessions: 10:00 a.m. – noon and 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Zoo Knoxville.
Positions to be filled are rides and attractions operators, tram driver, guest services photographer, window cleaning associate, annual pass sales associate, corporate sales event staff, retail associates, technology support representative, groundskeepers and housekeeping associates.
Prospective candidates can fill out an application online in advance at zooknoxville.org or in person at the job fair the day of the event. The job fair will take place at Zoo Knoxville, located at 3500 Knoxville Zoo Drive. Zoo Knoxville is an equal-opportunity employer and a Tennessee Drug-Free Workplace. As a condition of employment, both a drug screen and background check will be conducted.