Spend All Your Time at the Zoo.
If you care about animals as much as we do, we want to hear from you!
Browse the list below for current opportunities at the Zoo.
- Download a standard Zoo Job Application (PDF).
- Follow the instructions included with the job listing to reach the appropriate person and department. (Calling the Zoo is not the best way to reach us about jobs, as we have many departments.)
- Submit your resume to:
- The e-mail address listed with job opening.
- Fax number (719) 633-2254. On your cover sheet, indicate the department your information should be given to.
Note: Jobs listed on this web site may be filled at any time and are subject to availability. We try to keep this list current, but jobs may be available that are not listed.
Current Openings (September 2018)
Membership & Donor Records Coordinator
This position is responsible for supporting the Development Department by fulfilling all fundraising programs, including membership renewals and batching for general operations, restricted funds, Capital Campaigns and grants. Requires a proficiency in donor database systems (Blackbaud’s Altru) to assist the Manager of Membership and Annual Gifts in pulling accurate reports, noting donor recognition and creating mailing lists for the Development Department. This position is non-supervisory in nature. Must carry out excellent customer service and maintain professional working relationships internally. Is a team player!
View full job description.
To apply: Please review the Qualifications and Requirements section in the full job description. send resume, cover letter, and salary expectations to Emma Repp, at [email protected]. No phone calls, please.
Human Resources Generalist
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is seeking an exceptional candidate for the position of Human Resources Generalist. The HR Generalist nurtures a healthy, vibrant and fulfilling work environment while managing employee on-boarding and compensation and benefits programs in addition to handling employment compliance requirements. Please view full job description.
To apply: Please send your cover letter, resume and salary requirements (all three are required for consideration) to Elizabeth St. Onge, Chief Culture Officer, at [email protected]. Please type “HR Generalist” in the subject line. No phone calls please.
The Zoo is looking for an experienced, customer service oriented individual to help us provide the best Zoo experiences for our Guests! Please review the Qualifications and Requirements section of the attached Job Description. If you are an outgoing, team-oriented individual- this may be the position for you! View full job description.
Food Service and Retail Positions
(Managed by Service Systems Associates / Taste Catering)
Seasonal positions may be available. Contact department heads for info.
- Retail Sales Associates
- Food Service Staff
- Catering Staff
- Concession Stand Supervisors
To apply: Download the SSA Job Application (pdf) and return it to:
SSA (Job Application) – Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd., Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Via email: [email protected] (No phone calls please.)
Have time on your hands? Want to do something worthwhile in an exciting, beautiful setting? Come to the Zoo and volunteer. You’ll be glad you did. Whether you want to help keep our animals comfortable, help children have a wonderful zoo experience, or work in an office, your efforts are needed. More about adult volunteering…
The Cheyenne Mountain Zoological Society is an Equal Opportunity Institution.