Become a Zoo Intern!
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The Blank Park Zoo internship program offers a variety of internships in the Spring, Summer, and Fall.
Animal Care - Avian/Reptile, Aquatics, Carnivore/Primates, Education, Large Mammals, Small Mammals
Commissary - animal nutrition and diet preparation
Conservation - in-situ and ex-situ conservation programming for Zoos & Aquariums
Social Media - marketing and social media practices for Zoos & Aquariums
Internships are open to hard working, motivated candidates who are 18 or older, currently enrolled in college and receiving credit for the internship, and are considering a career in the Zoo field. Internships are nonpaid; housing and transportation are the responsibility of the intern.
To apply, please send in the following information: Intern Application, Resume, and Cover Letter. Incomplete and late applications will not be considered.
Intern applications can be sent to: Christine Eckles, Director of Volunteers & Guest Engagement, 7401 SW 9 th St, Des Moines, IA 50315 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Intern Applications are located on our website: www.blankparkzoo.com/support-the-zoo/volunteer/blank-park-zoo-internship-program/
We'll work with your schedule.
7401 Sw 9th StDes Moines, IA 50315
- Interactive/Social Media/SEO
- Graphic Design / Print
- Technical Writing
- Animal Care / Handling
- Social Media / Blogging