February 2015


Current openings:

Seasonal cash counting assistant

Summer seasonal positions available in admissions, rides, gift shop, food service and birthdays. To expediate, please fill out an application and email it to eakreiner@akronzoo.org


Duties: Parking gate, ticket counter, membership sales, ticket taker

Requirements: Computers, money handling, multi-tasking, enthusiasm, standing


Duties: Carousel operator, train driver, granary attendant

Requirements: Computer, driver's license, standing, kid-friendly, public speaking, multi-tasking, enthusiasm

Birthday Parties

Duties: Host birthday parties

Requirements: Kid-friendly, time management, multi-tasking, public speaking, enthusiasm, walking, available on Saturdays and Sundays


Duties: Cashier, cleaning, food prep, grill, cook, caterering

Requirements: Standing 8 hours+, cashier, computer skills, multi-tasking, enthusiasm, team player

Gift Shop

Duties: Sales, cashier, rentals, stocking, guest interaction, merchandising

Requirements: Sales focus, flexible, open schedule, multi-tasking, computer/cash register


Phone calls cannot be accepted for job inquiries.You must be 18 years or older to work at the Akron Zoo.

Other current job listings can be accessed from http://www.careerboard.com
Click on Northeast Ohio and search from Akron AND Zoo.

Resumes are kept on file and can be sent to:
Akron Zoo
500 Edgewood Ave.
Akron, Ohio 44307

Or email them to HR@akronzoo.org

Applications can be mailed to Akron Zoo, 500 Edgewood Ave. Akron, Ohio 44307 or dropped of at the Akron Zoo between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.


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