Columbian Park Zoo offers a variety of exciting internship opportunities for current college students or recent graduates. All academic majors are encouraged to apply. Areas available (varies seasonally): General Exotic Animal Care Australia/Americas Family Farm Landscape/Horticulture Marketing/Public Relations Education and Interpretation (includes animal handling) Summer Internships: May-August Full-time or Part-time availability Minimum 20 hours per week/12 week commitment required Apply: February-March Fall Internships: August-December Minimum 15 hours per week/12 week commitment required Apply: March-April Spring Internships: January-April Minimum 15 hours per week/12 week commitment required Apply: October-November All internships are unpaid, but provide valuable hands-on learning opportunities. Housing and transportation are the responsibility of the intern. Flexible scheduling available, including weekends, to accommodate most class/work schedules.
We are currently accepting applications for Spring 2018 Internships. The deadline to submit the completed application packet is 5pm on November 10, 2017. For questions or additional information, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Jennifer Spence at 765-807-1558 or firstname.lastname@example.org