Employment

Current openings

Thank you for your interest in Niabi Zoo, an Equal Opportunity Employer*. Niabi Zoo is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining highly qualified employees for a variety of unique career opportunities. These include positions in conservation education, animal care, guest services, facility maintenance, administration, and more!

We are currently accepting applications for our 2020 season. Please check out the job descriptions below and fill out an application if you meet the requirements. 

 

Admissions

Animal Attendant

Assistant Zoo Keeper

Carousel Attendant

Conservation Educator

Gift Shop

Maintenance Laborer

Membership

Reception

Train Operator

How to apply

1. Download application

Click the button to download our employment application. Please make sure to review the job description before submitting an application.

Click to download

*Stop in January 13-17 and January 21-24th from 10-3:30pm and fill out an application in person. Just come to the main front office building and check in at the front desk.

2. Email applications to:

Hannah Stockton-hstockton@niabizoo.com

3. Mail applications to:

          Rock Island County Forest Preserve District

ATTN: Niabi Zoo
13010 Niabi Zoo Road
Coal Valley, IL 61240

*The Rock Island County Forest Preserve District (the governing body of Niabi Zoo) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability that does not preclude performance of essential job duties, or any other status protected by law. RICFPD supports and promotes workforce diversity and strives to foster a work environment of respect and inclusiveness where the contributions of all workers are valued and recognized.

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