The Caldwell Zoo employs a wide variety of skilled and dedicated professionals to keep the zoo running efficiently and safely while being a positive resource for our guests. We take great pride in the experience and longevity of our team and the quality of service we provide to the visitors. Occasionally, there is turnover in the staff and there are opportunities for responsible and dependable pros to join our team.

Career opportunities include roles in: Animal Services, Education, Grounds Crew, Maintenance, Retail Sales, Café Staff, and Guest Services.

Please follow the directions provided to obtain job descriptions, requirements and the contact information for the positions available.


Gift Shop Clerk Cashier

Working at Caldwell Zoo puts you on the team of one of the country’s best small zoos.  Our Gift Shop staff must have excellent customer service skills in order to achieve our mission of providing a positive experience to our visitors.

Applicants MUST be willing to work weekends – Saturdays and Sundays, as well as holidays.  No night work.

Duties are divided equally between cashiering, receiving, pricing and restocking merchandise, and shop maintenance.  Besides excellent cash handling skills, this position requires standing for long periods, stooping, lifting and climbing ladders.

High School diploma or GED required as well as 1 year retail experience.

Send resume to  No phone calls.

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