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The City of Waco owns and operates Cameron Park Zoo. Positions available through the City of Waco would be in our Animal Care, Grounds, Maintenance, Admissions, Education and Café Departments.

The Cameron Park Zoological and Botanical Society is the non-profit that is charged with raising funds for the Zoo. Positions available through the Zoological and Botanical Society vary but could include: Marketing, Special Events, Membership, Zootique Gift Shop and various seasonal positions to support various departments.

 

 


City of Waco Openings: 

Please check the City of Waco’s website for current job opportunities.


Cameron Park Zoological and Botanical Society Openings:

Education Coordinator

Cameron Park Zoo’s Education Department is looking for a full-time Education Coordinator.

As a member of the Education department, the Education Coordinator will be responsible for:
• Planning and implementing education day activities
• Selecting and training all volunteers; running monthly volunteer meetings
• Coordinating volunteers to teach/work programs and events
• Teaching spring and summer camp sessions
• Assisting with teaching education programs, including Zoo Snoozes
• Organizing educational materials
• Handling other miscellaneous jobs as assigned

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in education or related field
Self-starter with good organizational skills
Good communication skills
Excellent customer service skills
Proficient in Word, Excel, Google docs
Experience working with volunteers beneficial

The Educator position is full-time, 40 hours per week, as scheduled by the Education Curator. Typical work week is Tuesday-Saturday, 8:00-5:00. This job is year round and you will be working Saturdays.

Please submit cover letter, resume and references via email to conniek@wacotx.gov or mail to Connie Kassner, Education Curator, Cameron Park Zoo, 1701 North 4th Street, Waco, Texas 76707