Zoo Boise


Conservation Station Host (18+)

CONSERVATION STATION HOST VOLUNTEER

Conservation Station Hosts will engage visitors by hosting school students at an education station. They will learn about wildlife conservation through the presentation of animal biofacts and activities.

Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must commit to a minimum of 2 hours per week, April 17th – May 31st
  • Shift time is 10:15 am-12:15 pm, Monday – Friday
  • Participate in a volunteer orientation
  • Successfully complete an introductory period of 8 hours
  • Pay a $20 program fee
    • Note: financial assistance is available, please contact the Volunteer Services Office for more details
  • Abide by all policies in the Volunteer Handbook
  • Enjoy working with people of all ages
  • Be friendly and outgoing
  • Desire to further develop customer service, public speaking, and teaching skills (training provided)
  • Interested in educating public about wildlife conservation
  • Pass a Federal background check

Benefits:

  • Unlimited admission to Zoo Boise for extent of active volunteer service
  • Discounts on education programs and gift shop or food café purchases
  • Zoo Boise day passes: Conservation Discovery Station Host volunteers will receive 3 day passes at the end of their volunteer position.