Volunteers are very important to the zoo. Thank you for your interest in volunteering. We want you to have a great experience while here at the zoo.
The Abilene Zoo is a place of learning and adventure, where families make memories, share the joy of discovery, and become inspired to preserve wildlife.
General Requirements to Become a Volunteer:
Be at least 18 years of age
Interview to determine the best fit with signed release forms
Be physically capable of performing tasks required for your position and able to follow directions
Be able to work in a variety of environments; including outside at times in variable and inclement weather
Fulfilling the time requirements for the job which you have applied
Completed background check
Proof of TB test with negative results on file – Waived at this time 2021
Signed acknowledgment of receipt of volunteer handbook and guidelines
Completion of training – all sessions required
Payment of training fee - $20