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Memphis Zoo Spring Hiring Event

January 25, 2023 11:01 AM | Shirley Davis Conner (Administrator)

Memphis Zoological Society is excited to announce plans to add more than 150 new team members for this upcoming spring season. The Zoo is looking for passionate individuals who are customer-service oriented and dedicated to the Zoo’s mission of creating adventures and saving wildlife. We seek talented individuals who want their work to mean something bigger and make a positive impact on the world.  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 encourages every type of person to apply. 

The hiring blitz will kick off with a job fair on Tuesday, February 7th, and February 21st from 2:00pm until 5:00pm for prospective applicants who would like to learn more about our open positions and teams. Please bring an ID and be prepared to interview. Please show the attached image to the parking attendant and gate staff upon arrival.

The Zoo offers a wide range of jobs for every type of individual. Currently, there are seasonal (6 month) customer service and team lead positions open in the following departments- Culinary, Retail, Guest Services, Rides, Education, Horticulture, Admissions, and Membership. Part-time, full-time positions and internships are also available.

Our Team understands the importance of our role in global conservation efforts and contributes fully to our mission. The Zoo believes that human diversity is as important as the biodiversity we seek to conserve. “At the Memphis Zoo, we create adventures while saving wildlife. We are seeking energetic, fun, responsible and service-orientated applicants for seasonal employment opportunities,” said Steve Rodriguez, Director of Human Resources. 

We strive to give team members a positive and fulfilling experiences working with us. All team members are eligible for perks including a family membership and ticket package (a $380 valuation), access to an Employee Assistance Program, employee discounts, Preview Events and Family Nights, Behind-the-scenes sneak peek at new exhibits, Self-guided professional development e-courses, and chance for internal promotion.

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