Welcome to the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Home of Animal Planet's The Little Zoo That Could


We are always looking for good, local people to join our zoo family. We are open year round, but do operate on a seasonal schedule with seasonal staffing in several departments. We just never know what position may become available!

So please feel free to download the application and email it to jobs@alabamagulfcoastzoo.org or you can stop by and pick up an application in our gift shop and apply in person.

Click here to download the 2014 Zoo Employment Application.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and will E-Verify all applicants.


Available Positions:


We are currently accepting applications and resumes for the following position:

SUMMER EMPLOYMENT - Handlers for our Summer Animal Encounters

RETAIL POSITION - Season retail position available. Must be able to work weekends.

Summer Internships:

Are you a student pursuing a career in a related field such as Zoology, Biology, or Veternary Science? If so, we do offer internships and would love to meet you!

Please Send your resume and cover letter to jobs@alabamagulfcoastzoo.org.



Zoological Association of America Member
The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is operated by the Zoo Foundation, Inc.,
a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.