Special Events Assistant

Position Title: Special Events Assistant

Position Category: Administration & Operation (30 hours/year service requirement)


To help zoo staff provide fun and memorable experiences to visitors.


  • Clock in/out for every shift
  • Report to designated supervisor at the beginning of the shift
  • May assist with set-up and/or break-down for special event
  • Complete assigned role for event; this may include, but is not limited to, serving food or drinks, selling tickets, face painting, supervising the bounce house, greeting visitors, assisting with crafts, or selling conservation buttons

 Prerequisite Service: Entry Level (0+ Hours)


  • Must complete general zoo orientation with Volunteer Department before scheduling first shift
  • Complete on-the-job training of duties listed


  • Volunteer Programs Staff
  • Events Manager and Coordinators
  • Human Resources Manager