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Volunteer Application

Join the Niabi Zoo Crew!

10 Things to Consider Before Applying

  1. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age (ages 14-17 please see our Junior Zoo Keeper program)
  2. To be an Active Volunteer, commit to a regular weekly or biweekly schedule for at least 6 months (summer or semester for college students) or consider becoming a Special Events Volunteer
  3. Complete the Volunteer Application below and submit it
  4. Attend a Volunteer Information Session
  5. Schedule a Volunteer interview 
  6. If accepted, attend a Volunteer Orientation
  7. Turn in a negative TB test and go through a National Criminal History check 
  8. Purchase a Niabi Zoo Volunteer uniform shirt for $20
  9. Learn more about the animals by attending area trainings
  10. Begin to impact the lives of animals and zoo guests!

Volunteer opportunities are year round!

Please fill out our application by clicking below. 

Niabi Zoo Volunteer Application