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Conservation Education Employment/Internship Opportunities

We are currently accepting applications for the following job opportunities:


Education Internships - Summer 2019

Help educate children ages 2-14 about science, animals and conservation in our Zoo Summer Camps. Interns develop child management techniques, interactive teaching strategies and are directly mentored and extensively trained through a self-reflective, experiential training program.

For internship details and cover letter/resume due dates please click here.

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Learn more by checking out a video about our Education Internships and articles highlighting some of our amazing interns.


Part Time Weekend Instructor Positions

Zoo ClassesJoin our team of educators and volunteers in the Zoological Society Conservation Education Department at the Milwaukee County Zoo. Our engaging education programs are designed to support the development of environmental and scientific knowledge through developmentally appropriate, hands-on learning.

There are no positions at this time. Please continue to check our website for future available positions.

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High School Assistant Volunteer Opportunities - Summer 2019

Are you 15-18 years old and interested in education, biological science or simply volunteering in your community? The Zoological Society’s Conservation Education Department provides opportunities for high school students to volunteer in our Summer Camps program.

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