Employment

The Buttonwood Park Zoo and Zoo Society employ many talented people with a variety of backgrounds.

The City of New Bedford employs the Administrative, Animal Care, Education, Maintenance and Veterinary Staff. The city is not hiring for any of these departments at this time. Visit the City of New Bedford’s website for more information about employment with the City of New Bedford.

The Buttonwood Park Zoo Society employs the staff in the Membership, Gift Store, Café, Train, Carousel, overnights, scout programs and special events.

Don’t see any open positions that fit what you’re looking for?  Volunteering is a wonderful way to gain direct experience.  For more information about volunteering at the Zoo, please visit our Volunteer Page.

Available Positions:

We currently do not have any available positions.