Brookfield Zoo Chicago is now hiring!

We are currently hiring for both full-time and seasonal positions. Look for additional opportunities to be posted soon in our on-line Career Center. Please check back regularly for our list of available opportunities here.

Brookfield Zoo Chicago’s Career Center has a brand-new candidate experience that we are excited to share with you. 
With the updated Career Center, you will be required to register for a new account to apply for job opportunities. It will still be fast and easy to apply. You can still use a variety of devices – computer, smart phone, or tablet. 
Steps to get started: 

  1. · Click here to enter Career Center.
  2. · Click Sign In at the top of the screen. Click the Create One Now link at the bottom of the Sign In dialog box and a Create Your Account option will appear. 
  3. · Click Create Account.
  4. · Review the privacy policy and then click “I agree to consent to the terms” and continue your registration.
  5. · You may be asked whether you consent to receiving SMS messages, complete a CAPTCHA verification, etc.
  6. · You may Create A Profile and/or continue the Application process.
  7. · Once created, you will be able to manage your account and sign-out by using the account drop-down list at the top of your screen. 

If you recently applied to a position, we still have that information and will provide a status update in the coming weeks as we close out the old and transition to the new Career Center. Please note:

     · We are conducting interviews via phone and/or video technology. 

     · We will continue to rely on email communications (so please be sure to check your spam or junk folders for updates from us).

     · Review the Careers section of our website for information on How to Apply and Frequently Asked Questions.

Look for more communications and updates to our BZC Career Center in the weeks ahead. We very much appreciate your interest as we continue to work towards an exciting future for Brookfield Zoo Chicago (BZC), wildlife, communities and nature.










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We have a wide variety of exciting employment opportunities available. If you are interested in working for a world-class organization that is dedicated to conservation, then Brookfield Zoo Chicago is the place for you.

We are looking for enthusiastic, hard-working, and caring individuals to be a part of our world-class team.  

Brookfield Zoo Chicago is an Equal Opportunity Employer - people of color, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you'd like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.

ADA Accommodation Request Form
Brookfield Zoo Chicago offers reasonable accommodations that provide qualified applicants with a disability an equal opportunity to participate in the employment application process and to be considered for a job. If you need a reasonable accommodation in order to complete an application or to complete any other part of the application process, please complete the ADA Accommodation Request Form for Applicants.