Zoo Camp Aide


Contact our HR Department at hr@pittsburghzoo.org

Position Title: Zoo Camp Aide
Department: Conservation Education
Position Status: Seasonal


Zoo Camp Aides are responsible for working cooperatively with other Zoo Camp staff to create a fun and engaging zoo camp experience for our campers. Responsibilities include interacting with campers ages 4-13 years, preparing daily activities, delivering daily lessons, facilitating games, activities, songs, and crafts, providing information about our animals, assisting with the handling and presenting of a variety of education animals and supervising campers both in the classroom and throughout the Zoo. Performs other duties as assigned and directed. 


  • Must have earned, or currently be pursuing, a college degree in Education or a closely related field.
  • Must have or be able to obtain both the PA Child Abuse History and FBI Criminal Background Check clearances. 
  • Must be available to work June 14-August 20, 2021.

Submit resume and cover letter:

Zoological Society of Pittsburgh
Human Resources Department
One Wild Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Or email HR@pittsburghzoo.org