Employment Opportunities

Oakland Zoo is always looking to add to our team of dedicated and hardworking employees. A great place to work, we are strongly committed to being a workplace free of discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, or disability. There are a variety of employment opportunities and job openings throughout the year. Whether you like to work with animals or people; indoors or outdoors, there's something for everyone!

*Browse available positions at SSA Group (our Food & Beverage and gift shop vendor) here.

Open Positions

Emergency Medical Technician
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Groundskeeper
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Horticulture Associate
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Janitor
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Lead Cashier Supervisor
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Lead Ride Operator
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Lift/Gondola Mechanic
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Maintenance Crew
 
Year-Round
 
 Employment
Night Security Officer
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Operations - Gondola/Rides
 
Seasonal
 
Part-Time
 Employment
Operations Supervisor - Cashiers
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Part Time/ On Call Education Specialist
 
Year-Round
 
Part-Time
 Employment
People Services Senior Manager
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Security Officer
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
Swing Security Officer
 
Year-Round
 
Full-Time
 Employment
ZooCamp Teacher
 
Seasonal
 
Full-Time
 Employment