WCS Youth J.I.V.E.

Annual Job, Internship, and Volunteering Expo

Saturday, February 6, 2021 - Virtual Event

Have you ever wanted to get involved at the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)? If so, register to attend the WCS Youth J.I.V.E (Job, Internship, and Volunteering Expo) at the Bronx Zoo. This annual event is usually held in early February.

The WCS Youth J.I.V.E. is an interactive opportunity for youth (ages 14-26) to learn about paid and unpaid positions at our New York City Zoos and Aquarium (BRONX ZOO, CENTRAL PARK ZOO, PROSPECT PARK ZOO, QUEENS ZOO, AND THE NEW YORK AQUARIUM). Participants will:

    • attend employment workshops to gain important skills;
    • attend career panels with a variety of WCS staff; and
    • connect directly to hiring managers from a variety of departments.

14- and 15-year-olds can learn more about WCS's volunteer opportunities and how to use volunteer positions as a springboard into paid positions down the line.

16-26 year olds can meet hiring managers and learn about the many jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities available at the WCS Zoos and Aquarium.

Pre-registration is required.

Register for the event

You can also check out WCS's job and volunteer opportunities anytime.

*Please contact us at youth@wcs.org with any additional questions about the event.

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