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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Animal Department Program
Internship Position Description
Department: Animal Department- Multiple Animal Areas
To learn how to provide the highest quality care and husbandry of the animals in the area to which they are assigned. To learn how to educate, entertain and provide exemplary guest service experiences to all zoo guests through various programs, activities and continuous guest interaction.
Fee: Since we approach our internships as enrollment into a learning institution, certain fees apply. This includes a zoo membership that is valid through the duration of your internship, and includes all the benefits that come with the membership (e.g.: free admission to the zoo on your days off, discounts on zoo programs, etc.) A discount is applicable during our off season between September 1st and February 28th. Please consult your career counselor at your school to inquire about receiving academic credit for your internship.
The following is a list of subjects the intern may learn during an internship:
For more information and to apply, please visit CMZOO.org
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road Colorado SpringsColorado Springs, CO 80906Phone: 719-633-9925Fax: 719-633-2254
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