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It’s a question members of the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens Team get asked most frequently:
How can I get a job at the Zoo?

Many people have a passion for animals, but one of the most important qualifications for a position on the Zoo Team is a commitment to our mission to be an education and conservation resource providing experiences that excite and inspire children and adults to learn and act on behalf of wildlife.

As a non-profit organization, the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens has many employment opportunities throughout the year in various departments including animal care, education, guest relations, horticulture, maintenance, as well as administration.

Join Us at the Zoo!

Thank you for considering a position with the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, please see below for currently available employment opportunities.

How do I apply?

Applications should be submitted as directed for each open position. Follow-up calls are not accepted.

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is operated by the Central Florida Zoological Society, Inc.(CFZS), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.
A pre-employment drug test will be performed.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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, sate or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and prohibited by the CFZS.

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