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Zoorific Career Days


Do you know a student who is interested in a career working with animals in a zoo setting? The Akron Zoo can help those students explore career opportunities by spending time with zoo professionals in the field of animal care, education and animal training.

Akron Zoo Career Days

The Zoorific Career Day program is currently being redesigned and the new format  as well as information about 2018 programming will be introduced in late December. 

Activities include, but not limited to:

  • Guest speakers
  • Behind-the-scenes tour
  • Observing animal training
  • Animal encounters
  • Animal feedings

Please note: the Akron Zoo does not offer job shadowing. Thank you.

 For details or more information, call 330-375-2550, ext. 8973 or email a.hendrix@akronzoo.org