Join Our Pride

The Akron Zoo is pleased to offer internship opportunities in conservation, education, external affairs, marketing and special events. We are seeking highly motivated individuals who are looking for experience in the zoo field.

Requirements for all applicants:
  • Must be actively enrolled in college, or a recent college graduate (within one year)
  • Must have strong public speaking skills and a good sense of humor
  • Preference is given to those studying a major relating to the internship

All interns are encouraged to seek college credit from their university. Background check fees are the responsibility of the intern. Background checks are $18.80. A stipend will be rewarded to successful interns upon completion of their internship.