Park Ranger

Organization: Phoenix Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Phoenix , AZ, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Phoenix Zoo is currently seeking a part time Park Ranger to ensure the safety and well being of visitors, employees, living collections and facilities. Park Rangers provide first-aid, security services and impromptu animal talks with the public. The ideal Park Ranger will be able to engage guests in conversations about the natural world and present interpretive information, provide grounds surveillance, render first aid and/or emergency medical assistance when necessary, take command at scenes of accidents or disturbances, provide security support at special events, and inspect grounds for safety conditions.

Minimum qualifications for this position include a high school diploma or equivalent, possession of a valid driver’s license, ability to use or learn to use firearms, current possession or ability to obtain standard first aid and CPR certification, flexibility to work any shift including graveyards. All Phoenix Zoo employees are required to pass pre-employment background checks including a drug test. This position will also require Hepatitis B immunizations and annual TB testing. To view a more complete description and list of requirements and to apply for this position, please visit the Phoenix Zoo job page at:

Resumés are not accepted for any Zoo position without an accompanying application. While postings may remain on outside sites for longer, once a job is removed from The Phoenix Zoo job page it is closed and we will no longer accept applications.

The Phoenix Zoo is an EEOE/ADA employer.