The Akron Zoo is hosting a seasonal job fair on Saturday, Feb. 3 and Sunday, Feb. 4 from 8:30 a.m. - noon. Positions are available in admissions, food service, rides, gift shop, grounds-keeping, custodial and birthday parties. The zoo's seasonal employment runs April 1 - Dec. 31.
To be considered for a position, applicants need to bring a completed application and resume to the job fair, where they will be interviewed on the spot for the job of their choice. Candidates must be 18 years or older and be available to work at least on weekend day and some evenings and holidays.
Applications and more details about the open positions are available HERE. The Akron Zoo is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace.
The Akron Zoo is open 361 days a year. Winter hours are 11 a.m. - 4 p. m. and admission is $7 per person. Children under two are free and parking is $3. For more information click HERE or call 330.375.2550.
Founded in 1953, the Akron Zoo is a non-profit, world conservation zoo with over 700 animals from around the world. Located just west of Downtown Akron, the zoo strives to connect your life to wildlife while inspiring lifelong learning conservation action. The Akron Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). With its more than 200 accredited members, AZA is a leader in global wildlife conservation and your link to helping animals in their native habitats.