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Open Positions

Join our Wonderfully Wild Team

Are you ready for your next wonderfully wild adventure? A career with The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is waiting for you. Together, our team members work to further our mission of desert conservation and inspire guests to care for the natural world. We offer competitive benefits and a fun, engaging, and impactful place to work. Join the team making a difference for wildlife and wild places!

All candidates must be 18+, eligible to work in the United States, and pass a background check prior to employment with The Living Desert. Some positions require proof of vaccination from COVID-19, including booster.


Animal Care Keeper

Animal Care Keeper - Float

Animal Care Keeper - Greater Africa

Assistant Animal Care Curator - Rhino Savanna

Browse Coordinator

Catering Associate

Custodial Services Worker

Development Assistant

Food Service Cook

Guest Services Associate - Seasonal

Major Gifts Officer

Preventative Maintenance Technician


Summer Learning & Impact Intern: Research and Evaluation

Summer Learning and Impact Intern: Elementary School

Veterinary Intern

Veterinary Technician

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