Commissary Technician (Full-Time)

Organization: Fort Wayne Children's Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Fort Wayne, IN, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is currently taking applications for a full-time Commissary Technician. The FWCZ houses a diverse collection of over 1000 animals representing over 200 species. The Commissary Technician reports directly to the Commissary Supervisor. This position includes daily preparation of the diets for the zoo's animal collection and assisting in maintaining the zoo's kitchen, food storage areas, and food prep equipment. The Commissary Technician will assist the Commissary Supervisor in ordering and maintaining an adequate stock of animal food. The position occasionally requires work on days off, weekends, and holidays. The successful candidate should have a high degree of organization, attention to detail, good communication skills, professionalism, and a working knowledge of proper food handling techniques. Experience working in a food preparation setting is a plus. For a full job description and application, see

This is a full-time position requiring availability for a 40-hour work week year-round (including weekends and holidays).

To apply: submit cover letter, resume, three references, and application by mail: Zoo, Attn: Employment (Commissary Technician), 3411 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808; deliver to zoo office 8am-5pm daily; or email to

Application Deadline: Friday, September 27