THEN THE ZOO VOLUNTEER PROGRAM IS FOR YOU.
The El Paso Zoo Volunteer program offers a variety of opportunities to help in many areas of the zoo. If you have passion for our enviroment, conservation and animals, then the El Paso Zoo is the right place for you!
Volunteer benefits include discounts on memberships, gift shop and restaurant, but mostly the satisfaction of sharing your valuable time, gaining experience, and of course meet new people and make friends.
Our volunteers at the El Paso Zoo have contributed their time, knowledge and vigor to many different areas such as:
- Enhancing the experience of Zoo visitors by greeting our guests, answering questions, giving directions and interacting with the public.
- Assisting with educational programs
- Animal behavior observation
- Marketing and Public Relations
- Special Events
- Zoo Keeper Aid
You must be at least 18 years of age.
Maintain a customer friendly attitude and outgoing
Possess good communication and interpersonal skills
Interested in wildlife conservation and nature
Able to pass a background check
Provide a negative TB test and Tetanus shot record (at your own expense)
Ability to volunteer at least 100 hours per year
We require at least one letter of recommendation
Embrace excellent standards of customer service
Download your application now!
** We only have 4 trainings available throughout the year and it's limited to 20 participants.
SPECIAL EVENT VOLUNTEER POSITIONS
** All applicants must meet the volunteer requirements.
Become a Zoo Volunteer at El Paso's most visited family attraction today!