How to Apply

Join Our Team


With new executive leadership, immense community support, and fantastic opportunities for professional development, Fresno Chaffee Zoo is a place that you can grow your career in a wide variety of areas.

We Believe In a Just Future Where

 Animals & People
Thrive Together

We celebrate diversity and strive to create a place where all feel welcome. We offer competitive pay, excellent benefits for full-time employees, membership options, discounts to special events, and much more! As an employee of the Fresno Chaffee Zoo, you will have the opportunity to participate in community volunteer events, employee town halls, and conservation action and sustainable business groups. Everyone has a role in building our legacy. Outside the Zoo, Fresno is the 5th largest city in California, but still maintains its small-town charm. With a thriving food scene, fantastic events throughout the year, and award-winning schools – there is something for everyone. Take a look at our opportunities below!

Our Mission

Fresno Chaffee Zoo inspires people to care for animals, create connections, build community, and save wildlife.