Thank you for your interest in the Alaska Zoo! 

We operate through the fall and winter with core staff, maintaining permanent part-time or full-time positions. Please check this page regularly for openings in all departments. Spring is our most active time for summer seasonal hiring and most of these positions are in customer service. Full-time postions come open from time to time. Positions will be posted to this page as they open. We also offer summer internships.

Alaska Zoo Job Application (pdf)

Listing of department heads and emails or call (907) 346-2133 for phone menu.

Part-time, seasonal opening in the Alaska Zoo Gift Shop: The Alaska Zoo Gift Shop is looking to fill a part-time, seasonal position to help cover Gift Shop hours during Zoo Lights this winter season. Applicant would work evenings, 3-4 nights per week during Zoo Lights hours. To apply, download and complete the Alaska Zoo Job Application (see link above) and deliver it in person to the Admissions staff at the entrance during open hours, 10am to 4pm daily.

If you would like to send in your application and resume to have on file at the zoo for future openings in other departments, download the Job Application (link above) and drop it off at Admissions. Feel free to include your resume also. Thank you for your interest in the Alaska Zoo.