Are you fascinated by Flamingos, riveted by River Otters, or wild for Wart Hogs? Bring your frenzy for fauna to Oakland Zoo and become a Docent.
Applications are welcome on an ongoing basis for the training that begins in January each year. Interested candidates should download, complete, and submit a Docent Application by September 15, 2015.
All volunteers must attend an orientation meeting. Orientation meetings have been scheduled for October 10th , Novembr 14th , November 21st , and December 12th from 10:00am-1:00pm. It is mandatory that applicants attend one of these orientations. Training runs January 9 through April 9, 2016 (8:30am-3:00pm).
Please send your completed application to us via email to our Docent Program, via faxt at 510-729-7324, or you may mail a hardcopy to: Oakland Zoo Volunteer Program, PO Box 5238, Oakland, CA 94605. Visit our website at: www.oaklandzoo.org for more information.
- People Skills
- Environmental Education
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training