Full-Time Job Opportunities


Curator of Primates and Small Mammals
The Philadelphia Zoo seeks an experienced and enthusiastic individual for the position of Curator of Primates and Small Mammals. The curator directly oversees a staff of thirteen keepers. The collection includes over twenty species of primates and over twenty species of small mammals. Primary responsibilities include oversight of husbandry and exhibition, collection planning, staff scheduling, personnel management, facility management, and review, development and implementation of safety and operational policies.

Human Resources Generalist
Under general supervision, the HR Generalist provides a high level of service to internal customers and contributes to achieving department and institutional goals. The HR Generalist position has a particular focus on attracting, motivating and retaining a high performing diverse workforce. The incumbent will also be accountable for providing coaching and guidance on employee programs including but not limited to workforce planning, compliance, benefits administration, employment practices and creating and maintaining a positive employee relations environment.

Public Safety Officer
To maintain a safe and secure Zoo environment for Zoo assets, guests, employees, volunteers, concessionaires, animals, and all other personnel of the Philadelphia Zoo. The Public Safety Officer will project positive public relations with a strong focus on guest satisfaction, while always promoting a positive image of Zoo and the Public Safety Department.