- 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.
Public Relations & Social Media Assistant Manager
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is seeking an exceptional candidate for the position of Public Relations and Social Media Assistant Manager in the Marketing Department. This candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of demonstrated professional social media experience. Candidate must also have familiarity with media relations. Candidate must be an extremely organized multi-tasker with strong documentation skills. Candidate must also be an unbridled optimist and a self-starter who can work with minimal supervision. A successful candidate in this position will have an insatiable curiosity about what others are doing around the Zoo, and have a passion to inform our guests and the community about their work. This is a writing-intensive, full-time exempt position that works a five-day work week that includes Saturday, and evenings or early mornings are sometimes required for staffing events. Come join our fun and fast-paced team! View full job description.
To apply: Please send your cover letter, resume and salary requirements (all three are required for consideration) to Jenny Koch, marketing director, at [email protected]. Please type “Public Relations & Social Media Assistant Manager Candidate” 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
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…