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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, provide proof of vaccination from COVID-19, including booster, and pass a background check prior to employment with The Living Desert.


Animal Care Curator - Behavior, Nutrition, and Well-Being

Animal Care Keeper - African Safari

Animal Care Keeper - Australian Adventures

Animal Care Supervisor - Wildlife Connections

Assistant Conservation Scientist

Catering Associate

Curator of Gardens


Education Program Staff

Food Service Associate

How We Zoo It - Experience Tour Driver

Maintenance Technician I

Major Gifts Officer

Manager of Guest Relations

Part-Time Night Security Officer

Retail Associate

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