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Roger William’s Park Zoo is currently recruiting for a part-time, seasonal Wild Bunch Exhibit Staff. Our Wild Bunch Staff are responsible for overseeing the guest experience at key exhibits in the Zoo including regular interaction with guests, monitoring of animal contact opportunities, queue control, exhibit interpretation, and supervision of premium animal encounters. All Wild Bunch Staff are seasonal employees whose primary focus is customer service and interpretation in order to create the best possible guest experience, through amazing profound experiences which will further the Zoo’s conservation mission.
High School diploma or equivalent, plus a minimum of one year of experience working with all age groups; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous customer service experience and excellent public speaking skills are required. Desire to work with children of all ages and abilities, possession of positive attitude and a dynamic and energetic personality are also required. Background knowledge in basic biology or animal sciences and informal or early childhood education is preferred. Must possess superior customer service skills and be comfortable working with individuals, small groups, and large crowds.
•Must provide proof of a negative TB test prior to the start of employment
•Must be available to work weekdays, weekends, holidays and occasional evenings
•Ability to actively work outdoors under various weather conditions
•Ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds for short distances
•Successful completion of a background check.
•Occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.
Interested candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
ATTN: Wild Bunch Exhibit Staff
1000 Elmwood Ave
Providence, RI 02907
Roger Williams Park Zoo1000 Elmwood AveProvidence, RI 02907Phone: 401-785-3510Fax: 401-941-1325
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