Love animals? Like the outside? Consider a job at the Brandywine Zoo.
Volunteer with the Zoo
Please check our calendar of events for special Volunteer Open House events scheduled throughout the year. Come learn from other volunteers what it is like to work at the zoo and about all the opportunities for you. Click here to find out more about volunteering.
Please also check for job postings for the Brandywine Zoo on the AZA Jobs Page and on DNREC's Employment page.
Current Internship Openings
Internship positions are available through Delaware State Parks. For more information, please visit the Internship Page.
Marketing, Development & Public Relations Intern (Unpaid)
Brandywine Zoo is seeking a dynamic and engaging person to join our team! We are searching for a dedicated candidate to fill a 12-15 weeks minimum time commitment. This is a part-time, 20-40 hour a week position. This person will serve as a Marketing, Development & Public Relations intern, and work with the Education Department and the Director of Marketing & Member Services of the Brandywine Zoo.
Download full position description.
Education Intern - Varying term length (Unpaid)
Brandywine Zoo is seeking a dynamic and engaging person to join our education team! We are searching for a dedicated candidates to internship positions with our Education Department. These positions are flexible positions, ranging from 2-5 days per week over 3-6 month periods. This person will serve as an Educator and work in the Education Department of the Brandywine Zoo.
The role of the Education Intern is to lead informal and formal education opportunities both on and off site and assist with special events. We're looking for an individual with great people skills (especially with children!), is artistic, comfortable with public speaking, is a self-starter, able to work as part of a team and independently, energetic, positive, creative, sense of humor, and has a passion for the environment! Zoo Educators are expected to be fun, safe, conscientious, and a committed leader who gets along well with others. Download full position description.
To apply for this position, complete the Delaware State Parks Intern Application.