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We are in need of the following:


AmeriCorps Animal Ambassador Coordinator

Reports to: Conservation Education Manager

Job Classification: Grant-funded full time salary position, temporary (1 year), extension possible based on job performance and available funding. Position dependent on grant funding.

Start Date: August 15, 2019

Job Purpose: Coordinate training of ambassador animals and ensure consistent training for AmeriCorps members, Zoo staff, and volunteers. Mentor AmeriCorps members in animal training, and maintain communication between Conservation Education and Animal Welfare departments. Works directly under Conservation Education Manager and will work closely alongside Racine Zoo AmeriCorps Program Coordinator to ensure guidance and mentorship for AmeriCorps members.

Full Job Desciption



Racine Zoo AmeriCorps Program Member

Full Job Desciption

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and a list of all species worked with to the email below with the subject, “RZAP Member Application.” All required application attachments must be received by June 30 for priority consideration. Positions open until filled.  The Racine Zoo AmeriCorps Program will begin on August 19, 2019.



We are looking for someone with a friendly and outgoing personality that is motivated for excellence and is not afraid to work hard.  This position is responsible for creating a welcoming and friendly atmosphere for the Racine Zoo guests in our two food service locations.  Tasks include opening and closing duties, running the register, preparing food items, maintaining a clean environment throughout the building, excellent communication with the leadership team and excellent customer service to our guests.  

How to Apply

Please send via email, a cover letter and resume to:

Kristina Pearson  

This position is open until sufficient applications have been received.