John Ball Zoo

Volunteer Opportunities

Be part of our team as a volunteer to help inspire our guests and community to join us the conservation of wildlife and our environment! Whether you love being around the animals, enjoying making something clean, love talking and engaging the public, or just like to have fun we have opportunities for you! 

Want to know more?

Explore the different opportunities listed below. Each department and position has different requirements, commitment expectations, and availability. Apply to the opportunity that interests you most, then attend an online information session! 

Information Session Dates 

  • Wednesday, August 26th 11:30 am 
  • Thursday, August 27th 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, August 27th 4:30 pm

Adult Volunteer Opportunities 

For those 18+

Teen Volunteer Opportunities

For those entering 9th-12th grade in fall

Event Volunteer Opportunities

One time volunteering for individuals, corporate or college groups.


For those in College



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