Full-Time Job Opportunities


Manager, Online Marketing & Communications
The primary responsibility of the Manager of Online Marketing & Communications is to ensure the Zoo’s website, web presence, and use of social media tools effectively engage and inform the Zoo’s audience and supports the organization’s programs, services, and mission. 

Director, Human Resources
Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Human Resources will serve as a key member of the executive leadership team, providing strong strategic and tactical leadership throughout the organization. 

Guest Relations Supervisor – Admission
Reporting to the Assistant Guest Relations Manager, this position supports vital functions of the Admissions Department, including but not limited to, service recovery, turnstile operations and access control, attractions ticketing, stroller operations and for providing high quality customer service that enhances the guest’s visit, and supports the Philadelphia Zoo’s mission. 

Manager of Conservation Education Programs
Responsible for managing development and deployment of Outreach, Overnights, Camps and KZU animal training demonstrations.

Summer Camp Program Educator
The Summer Camp Program Educator has primary responsibility for deployment of all vital functions of summer camp. 

Coordinator of Audience Research
The Philadelphia Zoo is seeking a candidate to manage an audience database, and to coordinate and support  projects in audience engagement and program evaluation. 

Auto Mechanic II
Under the general guidance and supervision of the Director of Garden Operations, performs routine and corrective automotive work and other maintenance duties of a general nature as may be required or assigned.

Communications Coordinator
Reporting to the Zoo’s Director of Communications, the Communications Coordinator is responsible for carrying out a public relations plan that supports strategic marketing and promotional initiatives. 

Youth Programs Educator
Philadelphia Zoo is seeking a Youth Program Educator to coordinate the Zoo’s Conservation Education Department youth volunteer programs with a special emphasis on the teen volunteer program ZooCrew (Zoo Champions for Restoring Endangered Wildlife). 

Financial Analyst
Reporting to the Controller, the Financial Analyst is responsible for compiling the monthly financial package, coordinating external audit requirements, providing financial analytics, preparing the Form 990, various account analyses.

Facilities Engineering Superintendent
Under the general direction of the Director of Facilities, supervise the day-to-day operation of the Engineering Department to include work scheduling, supervision of trades mechanics, preventive maintenance programs and record keeping. Solicit and oversee contracted maintenance services.  Administer the department budget and assist in budget development.

Sustainability Manager
Under the direction of the VP for Conservation and Education, the Sustainability Program Manager develops and tracks Zoo-wide green policies in accordance with Zoo strategic initiatives and incorporating industry best practices; collaborates with other departments to plan for, identify and implement, and measure green practices for energy and greenhouse gas management, water conservation, waste reduction/diversion, equipment/supplies purchasing, food sourcing, stormwater management, and new facility construction; manages the engagement of staff, volunteers, outside vendors and concession partners in sustainable operations; and supports all conservation programs and activities.

Reporting to the Financial Analyst, the Auditor is responsible for performing audit procedures including the reviewing/documenting/testing internal controls and performing substantive testing, generating billing invoices, monitoring accounts receivable, ensuring collections on account, and various account analyses.