Volunteer Management Internship




Organization: Indianapolis Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

Join this fast-paced department and take part in all aspects of volunteer management. Help recruit, select, train, motivate, and supervise our great group of nearly 600 individuals between the ages of 14 and 95. You will gain administrative and organizational skills, learn about non-profit management, and have fun, too!

Beyond the care of the animals that call the Zoo home, there are opportunities to work behind the scenes to support the Indianapolis Zoo and its overall mission. Administrative interns can work alongside professionals in a variety of areas, including fundraising, communications, marketing, education and human resources, to gain valuable knowledge about the day-to-day operations of zoos and other nonprofit organizations. These internships offer opportunities to develop skills in the areas of planning and organization, written and verbal communications, and other administrative skills

Applicants must submit an application, cover letter, resume, transcript and two letters of reference. For more information, please visit http://www.indianapoliszoo.com/SitePages/AboutTheZoo/Interns.aspx or contact the Office of Volunteer Services at (317) 630-2041 or Indianapolis Zoo, PO Box 22309, Indianapolis, IN 46222. You can also email agarrett@indyzoo.com.

Deadline to apply is July 10, 2013