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Wild Spring and Summer Jobs Available at the Columbus Zoo

Media Alert: Wednesday, March 12, 2014


March 12, 2014

Jennifer Wilson
Director of Communications

WHAT:              Job Expo at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium to learn about seasonal employment for the Columbus Zoo, Zoombezi Bay and Safari Golf Club.  
WHEN:              Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 1 to 4 p.m.
WHERE:           Columbus Zoo and Aquarium’s Water’s Edge Events Park
WHY:  The Columbus Zoo, Zoombezi Bay and Safari Golf Club are currently looking for talented individuals in search of fun and exciting spring and summer jobs. Those interested in learning more about some of the available seasonal positions should attend the Job Expo at the Zoo on March 15, 2014 from 1 to 4 p.m. At this event, select seasonal positions (including Food & Beverage, Rides, Education, Admissions, Retail and Aquatics) will be showcased so interested individuals can learn more about the job responsibilities and requirements from the leads and supervisors themselves.
For more information on the Job Expo and to apply online in advance please visit  
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The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is home to more than 10,000 animals representing over 575 species from around the globe. The Zoo complex is a recreational and education destination that includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and 18-hole Safari Golf Club. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium also operates the Wilds, a 10,000-acre conservation center and safari park located in southeastern Ohio. The Zoo is a regional attraction with global impact; contributing more than $1 million annually to support over 70 conservation projects worldwide. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Columbus Zoo has earned Charity Navigator’s prestigious 4-star rating.