Employment opportunities at RWP Zoo range from accounting to zookeeping and more.

To apply, please submit a resume and letter of interest to:

Sheri Avery
Director of Human Resources
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI 02907
(401) 785-3510 ext. 314
Fax: (401) 941-3988 
Email: employment@rwpzoo.org

Ever wonder what it might be like to (literally) work at a zoo?  Roger Williams Park Zoo offers a wide variety of career opportunities, from accounting to zoo keeping and everything in between.  The Zoo’s various departments include animal care and veterinary medicine, conservation and research, education, guest relations, marketing and public relations, development and fundraising, operations, exhibits and horticulture and more.

Current Career Opportunities

There are no open positions at this time. Please check back periodically for employment opportunities. 

You may also fill out a standard employment application. Applications can be submitted via mail, email, fax or in person. Applications returned unsigned will not be considered. Download an Employment Application>

Don't see any open positions that fit what you're looking for?
See our volunteer> and internship> opportunities – it’s a wonderful way to still get involved at the Zoo, and gain direct experience!