Have you always wanted to work in a zoo? Would you like to do something “wild” next year?
The Zoo Teen Program presented by Corteva is an exciting way for high school students ages 14 to 18 to explore career opportunities, meet new friends, gain customer service skills, and much more!
The Indianapolis Zoo seeks responsible, reliable, enthusiastic students who are interested in learning about animals, can interact with Zoo guests, and can be role models for their peers. Students of all academic levels will be considered for the program.
Applications have closed for 2024. Please check back here in November 2024 for 2025 applications. Thank you!
The Zoo Teen Program can further students’ interests, help them to explore career goals and develop interaction skills in a professional environment. This is a unique opportunity for students to work on the wild side at one of the state’s top attractions.
Attend one of two open house sessions in January.
Participate in a small group interview.
Attend Orientation and training sessions.
Candidates must be 14 years old by the application deadline. No exceptions.