Looking for "WILD" Career and Volunteer Opportunities?

Looking for "WILD" Career and Volunteer Opportunities?

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Stop by the Roger Williams Park Zoo Job & Volunteer Fair on September 22, 2021.

Roger Williams Park Zoo is hiring for a wide variety of part-time and seasonal positions to work at the Zoo during the day and for evening events including, Holiday Lights Spectacular and the nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular. The Zoo is also recruiting for teen and adult volunteer positions.

The job and volunteer recruitment event will take place at the Roger Williams Park Zoo on Wednesday, September 22nd, from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Interested applicants are encouraged to RSVP in advance by emailing employment@rwpzoo.org; however, walk-ins are welcome.

Available positions include:  Event Support Staff, Building & Grounds Maintenance Event Staff, Visitors Services Representatives, Visitor Service Supervisors, Ride Operators, Counselors-in-Training Volunteers, Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Trail Volunteers, AV-Event Technicians, Security Staff, Food Service and Retail Associates, and Event Parking Lot Attendants.

Relevant experience may be preferred for some positions.

Visit rwpzoo.org/careers for a full list of career opportunities and to apply.


Roger Williams Park Zoo is Rhode Island’s number one outdoor family and tourist attraction, and a leader in conservation efforts undertaken by a zoo of its size. As leaders in conservation and animal care – we create engaging experiences that empower guests to join us in conserving wildlife and wild places.  Roger Williams Park Zoo is supported and managed by the Rhode Island Zoological Society and is owned by the City of Providence.

As an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accredited organization, Roger Williams Park Zoo maintains a high standard of excellence in animal care, conservation, environmental education, customer service, facilities management and more.