Do you belong at the zoo?

Great jobs at four NYC zoos and the aquarium!

From field science and conservation policy to non-profit management and park operations, career opportunities at WCS are as diverse as our work. Together, WCS's nearly 4,000 staff members in New York City and around the world work to change attitudes toward nature and help people imagine wildlife and humans living in harmony.

Below are our part-time and temporary job offerings. For full time positions, please click here.


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Food & Beverage

Approximately 800 jobs available.

Help guests refresh and refuel! From cashiering to cleaning to culinary opportunities, come work in fast-paced food service settings around the park.

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Bronx Zoo | Central Park Zoo | NY Aquarium

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Admissions & Guest Service

Approximately 250 jobs available.

Welcome guests and set them up to have an amazing day of wildlife adventure.

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Bronx Zoo | Central Park Zoo | NY Aquarium | Prospect Park Zoo | Queens Zoo


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Retail Sales

Approximately 100 jobs available.

Are you a natural salesperson? Help guests extend their great experience by taking home a memory of their special day.

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Bronx Zoo | Central Park Zoo | NY Aquarium | Prospect Park Zoo | Queens Zoo

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Visitor Engagement Programs

Approximately 30 jobs available.

Speak up and share your knowledge! If you like learning about animals and enjoy interacting with guests, these are the jobs for you.

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Bronx Zoo


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Park Maintenance

Approximately 30 jobs available.

A clean and well-maintained park is key to a great guest experience! Jobs in this area include hands-on cleaning and helping visitors throughout the day.

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Bronx Zoo | Central Park Zoo | NY Aquarium

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Attractions & Parking

Approximately 85 jobs available.

Are you always on the move? Working in the parking lots and supporting ride operations are active jobs with a focus on safety … and fun!

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Bronx Zoo | NY Aquarium


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Animal Programs

Approximately 40 jobs available.

Do you want to build a career working with animals? Help guests appreciate the animals in our parks.

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Bronx Zoo | Central Park Zoo

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Education

Approximately 50 jobs available.

Are you passionate about wildlife and science? Help facilitate education programs for visitors of all ages.

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Bronx Zoo | Central Park Zoo | NY Aquarium | Prospect Park Zoo | Queens Zoo


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Call Center Sales & Service

Approximately 16 jobs available.

How are your chat skills? We’re looking for candidates with clear, friendly voices who can provide exceptional customer service.

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Bronx Zoo

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Safety

Approximately 6 jobs available.

Do you have a security license? Our family-friendly parks need helpful, attentive security staff to support a fun and safe day at the zoo.

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Bronx Zoo | NY Aquarium


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Aerial Adventure Course

Approximately 34 jobs available.

Athletic, hard-working, friendly and supportive—just some of the words that describe the exceptional staff on our Treetop Adventure team. Does that sound like you?

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