Employment

Volunteer at the Zoo

We could not do what we do without you! Teen Volunteers or Adult Volunteers

Summer Seasonal Team

Join the summer season guest service team at Roosevelt Park Zoo! Multiple positions are available and include admission counter attendant, concession worker, and gift shop attendant. Must be at least 16 years of age. Enjoy a fun, fast paced job while providing excellent customer service to the visitors of the Roosevelt Park Zoo. Applications are available here or a printed copy is available at the Zoo Visitor’s Center. Please turn in your application at the Zoo’s Visitor Center before April 1st.

Zoo Veterinarian

The Roosevelt Park Zoo is hiring for the position of Zoo Veterinarian. This is a full-time, benefited position employed through the Minot Park District.

We are seeking an individual who possesses a high-level of professionalism, energy and self-motivation to provide quality veterinarian care for the animals at Roosevelt Park Zoo. This position has the direct responsibility and accountability for providing veterinarian care and preventative health program according to industry standards and AAZV best standards. Job responsibilities include: all aspects of veterinarian care both preventative and emergent, management of clinical caseload, managerial oversight regarding the species specific dietary and nutritional needs of animals. Other responsibilities include: detailed medical record keeping (ZIMS), leadership skills needed to provide zookeeper education and instruction, mentoring of veterinary interns and students. The Veterinarian serves as a member of the Zoo’s Animal Welfare Committee. Candidate must have strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task and forecast veterinarian needs of animals.

Must be a graduate of accredited veterinary medical college with DVM, VMD or equivalent. Candidate must be able to secure State of North Dakota Veterinary Medical license and DEA licensing. Must also be accredited by USDA’s National Veterinary Accreditation Program (NVAP) Category II Veterinarian. A wide array of knowledge and experience working with exotic and domestic species, both large and small animals, is preferred.

We will be accepting applications until February 15th, 2019.
FULL JOB DESCRIPTION: Zoo Veterinarian 2019

Please mail resume, cover letter and references to:
Roosevelt Park Zoo
Becky Dewitz, Zoo Director
1219 Burdick Expressway East
PO Box 538
Minot, ND 58702

Animal Care Interns

(5 positions)
The Roosevelt Park Zoo in Minot, ND is now accepting applications for Animal Care Internships. The Zoo is seeking dependable, hard working college students interested in the field of animal care. Interns will gain valuable experience with exotic animals by training with professional zookeepers. The weekly time commitment of each intern may range from 8 – 40 hours, scheduled any of the seven days a week, varied scheduled times ranging 7:00am – 9:00pm in an 8 hour shift.
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Veterinary Technician Intern

(1 position)
The Roosevelt Park Zoo in Minot, ND offers internship opportunities to undergraduate students in the final stages of acquiring a degree in veterinary technology. Recent graduates from an accredited veterinary technology program will also be considered. Interns will work side by side with experienced veterinary team during their daily routine. There are no formal lectures.
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Assistant Registrar Intern

(1 position)
The Roosevelt Park Zoo in Minot, ND is now accepting applications for an Assistant Registrar Internship. This position requires a close attention to detail and will receive assignments from the Registrar. The weekly time commitment of each intern may range from 8-40 hours, scheduled any of the seven days a week, varied scheduled times ranging 8:00am-4:30pm in an 8 hour shift.
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Zoo Education Intern

(1 position)
The Roosevelt Park Zoo in Minot, ND is now accepting applications for Education Internships. The Zoo is seeking dependable, hard working college students interested in the field of Zoo Education. The weekly time commitment of each intern may range from 8-40 hours, scheduled any of the seven days a week, varied scheduled times ranging 8:00am – 8:00pm in an 8 hour shift.
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