2021 Education Department Internship
Description – The Cape May County Zoo will accept applications from motivated individuals who are looking to gain experience in Education within the zoo.
The intern will work directly with the Education Department and Animal Keepers to help organize and execute Summer Zoo Camp, as well as public zoo tours and other programs. Hands-on work with the education animals will also be required.
Applicants should be able to work independently and be comfortable speaking with zoo guests of all ages.
The applicant will be completing a variety of tasks assigned by the Education
Department including but not limited to:
- Public speaking in the Zoo about specific animals
- Assisting with Summer Zoo Camp, Tours, Birthday Parties, and Special Events
- Provide positive experiences with the zoo guests during programs
- Data entry and analysis
Qualifications – Must be at least 18 years old and pass a background and drug test with the County.
*Working in a zoo can be a very physical job, please be sure that you are capable of doing this type of work.
Details – This will be an unpaid educational internship. Hours will be from 9:00am-2:00pm three days per week. This internship will run from mid-June thru mid-August. Days and times are somewhat flexible.
Applying – Interested applicants are asked to fill out a Cape May County Employment Application found at the bottom of this page.
In the space marked “Positions applied for” Please fill in “Education Internship” and send it, along with a resume, to
CMC Park & Zoo: Education
4 Moore Rd. DN 801
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Application Deadline is March 13, 2021