Have you always wanted an opportunity to work at the zoo? Do you need to accumulate credit hours for school? An internship is a great way to gain hands-on experience in an exciting and rewarding setting!


Please visit the intern description for the position you are interested in and follow the instructions listed to apply.  Incomplete applications will not be considered for review.

If selected for an unpaid internship, there is a $50.00 fee to cover a drug screen, background check, name badge and t-shirt.

Drug screen and background check must be cleared prior to starting internship.

On-going Unpaid Internship Opportunities:

African Forest Mammal Keeper Intern

Education Animal Keeper Internship

Penguin Keeper Internship

Wild Florida Mammal Keeper Intern

Now Accepting Applications for the Fall 2019 semester for:

Animal Nutrition Technician Intern

Butterfly Hollow Intern

Conservation Intern

Development Department Intern

Education Intern

Events - Marketing Intern

Exhibits Intern

Horticulture Intern

Human Resources Intern

I.T. Support Intern

Mammal Keeper Intern

Social Media/Public Relations Intern

Safety & Security Intern

Stingray Bay Intern

Volunteer Engagement Intern

Water Quality Intern