ZooLights Technician

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

The Phoenix Zoo is currently seeking a year-round, full time ZooLights Technician to join our existing ZooLights team and assist with the construction and installation of animal armatures, maintenance, removal and storage of ZooLights and other zoo event props, lights, decorations and related equipment and supplies.

Minimum qualifications for this position include basic tool knowledge and problem solving ability, some artistic background, a valid driver’s license, ability to work weekdays, weekends, holidays, and some evenings with flexibility to work long and changing hours, and electrical experience is desired, but not required. All Phoenix Zoo employees are required to pass pre-employment background checks including a drug test, this position will also require annual TB testing.

The Phoenix Zoo was born of a spirit of community and the efforts of small group of dedicated volunteers, and carefully nurtured through the support of millions. We have enjoyed a truly remarkable first 50+ years. Come be a part of our next 50 years and inspire millions more, connecting guests with the natural world in new and fascinating ways. ZooLights is our biggest attraction, with more than 290,000 guests visiting last year to make it our most successful year ever! Our display now has 3.7 million lights and we want you to help us make it even better!

To view a more complete description and list of requirements and to apply for this position please visit the Phoenix Zoo job page at:


Résumés 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.