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Senior Zookeeper - Mammals

Cameron Park Zoo
7 Year

The opening for Senior Zookeeper - Mammals job is up for grabs since April 30, 2024 until it expires on May 28, 2024. The employer's lack of disclosure of salary means that you can negotiate based on the company's commitment to corporate social responsibility. This job also requires that you have gained 84 months of experience working in the same field. When considering Cameron Park Zoo as a potential employer, keep in mind the internship jobs they offer. The company is currently looking for someone to fill a job in Waco, but may be open to remote work for the right candidate. The work station is located at WACO , TX , WACO , TX.

Cameron Park Zoo

Senior Zookeeper - Mammals


A senior animal keeper at the Cameron Park Zoo. If you love working with large mammals, especially elephants, and have a passion for conservation and animal care, this could be the position for you. Apply now!


  • Associates Degree in Zoology, Biological Sciences, or related field
  • Three years of animal care work experience
  • OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. The equivalent could be a related bachelors or masters degree and an understanding of animal care, or no degree and 7 years of animal care experience.
  • Must possess a valid Texas Driver’s License


Under basic supervision, serves as a lead keeper within the assigned area. This position will assist in overseeing the day-to-day operations and play a primary role in employee training and development. The Senior Zookeeper acts as a liaison between the team and leadership, helping to assure adherence to policies and procedures while developing supervisory skills.

We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.  Candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.


  • Make a difference in the lives of real people every day   
  • 37 days of sick, vacation, and holiday time in the 1st year of employment    
  • Onsite fitness centers and overall employee well-being programs   
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Be part of a high performing team   
  • Diverse community   
  • Company culture of equity and inclusion, serves with integrity, invests in people, provides excellent and innovative services, and focuses on teamwork


$19.25/hr (minimum starting salary)

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Cameron Park Zoo
Waco, TX

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