The application period for Spring 2017 internships has closed. Please check back in January for information on the Summer 2017 program and application materials.
The Columbian Park Zoo offers a variety of exciting internship opportunities for current college students or recent graduates. All academic majors are encouraged to apply. Areas available (varies seasonally): General Exotic Animal Care Australia/Americas Family Farm Landscape/Horticulture Marketing/Public Relations Education and Interpretation (includes animal handling) Summer Internships: May-August Full-time or Part-time availability Minimum 20 hours per week/15 week commitment required Apply: February-March Fall Internships: August-December Minimum 15 hours per week/12 week commitment required Apply: March-April Spring Internships: January-April Minimum 15 hours per week/12 week commitment required Apply: October-November All internships are unpaid, but provide valuable hands-on learning opportunities. Housing and transportation are the responsibility of the intern. Flexible scheduling available, including weekends, to accommodate most class/work schedules.