Operations Assistant

Position Title: Operations Assistant

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



To help zoo staff maintain a safe and positive atmosphere for all staff and volunteers, guests, and animals.



  • Clock in/out for every shift
  • Report to designated supervisor at the beginning of the shift
  • Assist Departments with a variety of projects, including but not limited to:
    • Serving as a friendly and helpful Zoo representative for guests
    • Assisting safe guest flow throughout the Zoo
    • Assisting Zoo Security in patrolling grounds to keep an eye out for and report any safety concerns
    • Helping staff maintain a clean environment through sanitization and litter cleanup


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
  • Human Resources Manager