Volunteers commit to either 7 months for seasonal positions or 1 year for year-round positions.
Our seasonal positions typically run from April through October. Those include: Guest Engagement Ambassador-Farm-in-the-Zoo, Play Assistant, Edible Garden, Nature Boardwalk Gardening and Main Zoo Gardening.
Our year round positions include: Guest Engagement Ambassador-Main Zoo, Guest Relations Volunteer, ZooMonitor, Volunteer Enrichment Group and Retail Volunteer.
Volunteers are asked to come to the zoo once a week on a pre-assigned shift.
A typical shift is approximately 4 hours.