Employment/Internship Opportunities


We are currently accepting applications for the following job opportunities:


Education Internships

The deadline has already passed for Education internships for Summer 2015. If you are interested in applying for Summer 2016 Education internships, check back in November for more information. The application deadline for Summer 2016 is February 9, 2016.

Learn more about the Education Summer College Internship by watching the interns in action:


Public Relations Intern

Are you a good storyteller who cares about animals and conservation? The Zoological Society of Milwaukee – a private nonprofit supporting the Milwaukee County Zoo – is looking for a creative, details-oriented student for a paid internship in its publications/public relations department. Duties could include creating social media posts, taking Web-quality photos and videos, assisting professional photographers and possibly writing for the Society’s publications, Alive magazine and Wild Things newsletter. The internship would start in August or September and run through December or January. Hours would be somewhat flexible with an average of 15 hours per week, although some weeks might require more or fewer hours. Occasional nights and weekends required.

Intern must be enrolled in college or a recent graduate. This would be a good position for a student majoring in communications, public relations, journalism or a similar subject. If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to Stacy Vogel Davis at stacyv@zoosociety.org. You may also submit work samples such as articles or social media work. Application deadline is July 17.

The Zoological Society of Milwaukee is a private nonprofit with a mission to conserve wildlife and endangered species, educate people about the importance of wildlife and the environment, and support the Milwaukee County Zoo.


For high-school volunteer summer opportunities, click here.
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