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Browse the list below for current opportunities at the Zoo.
- Some departments have their own application process. Read the instructions per job listing carefully and follow them.
- If the application instructions refer to the standard Zoo Job Application (PDF), download it HERE.
- 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 2019)
This position is primarily responsible for supporting the Development Department in all areas as needed, including providing both administrative and event support. This position is non-supervisory in nature. Adheres to and supports all organizational policies and procedures and standards. Has a positive attitude and promotes teamwork! View full job description.
To apply: Please send your cover letter, resume and salary requirements (all three are required for consideration) to Kelley Parker, Director of Development, at [email protected]. Please type “Development Assistant Candidate” in the subject line. No phone calls, please.
Organizational Development & Training Manager
This position serves as the owner of organizational development and training initiatives at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Depending on the skill set and experience of the applicant, this position will either be a supervisor or peer of the Human Resources Generalist. This position is responsible for partnering with executive and departmental leadership to drive 1) staff alignment with the mission and culture of the Zoo, 2) staff development, training and safety opportunities, and 3) development of internal leaders. View full job description.
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.