Saturday, January 21, 2017
& Friday, February 3, 2017

9 a.m. to 12 noon
The Living World at the Saint Louis Zoo

Now Hiring for 2017 Spring/Summer/Fall Seasonal Employment

Experience a fun, friendly, and unique work environment with a seasonal job at the Saint Louis Zoo. Energetic, responsible and service-oriented people are needed for seasonal positions throughout the Zoo, including engineers and conductors for the Zooline Railroad, catering and food service personnel, groundskeepers, gardeners, retail and parking lot attendants, and more.

The Zoo is looking for quality employees, ages 15 (work permit required at time of hire) and up, who are available to work flexible hours on weekdays as well as weekends in the spring, summer and fall seasons. The Zoo is also seeking applicants who have immediate availability this winter.

Job Fair will include information on employment plus an opportunity for a screening interview. We offer flexible schedules, competitive hourly wages, free employee parking and an ideal working environment.

Dress for the Job Fair is business casual.

Background screenings and drug testing will be required for all new hires.

Candidates are encouraged to apply online for a position prior to the job fair. For more information, call (314) 646-4816.

Construction Alert

The roads connecting Tamm Ave. to the Zoo's North Lot will be closed through May 18, 2017.


  • Government Drive west of the Zoo's North Parking Lot to Wells Drive

  • Wells Drive from Government to Tamm Ave.

  • Skinker and Wells entrance to the Forest Park

The Zoo's North & South Parking Lots will remain open during construction. See our Parking & Directions page for directions to each parking lot.