Once they consider working in a zoo, many people think "zoo keeper" or "vet". Yet, they are only two many very important zoo jobs.
It requires lots of gifted, committed individuals to take care of and display a sizable assortment of wildlife. The Toronto Zoo has greater than 260 permanent employees their amounts are distributed among these roles:
|Interpretation, Culture &lifier Design|
Conservation, Education &lifier Research
|Curatorial &lifier Records|
Procedures &lifier Administration
|Facilities &lifier Services||53|
|Safety &lifier Security||20|
Marketing &lifier Communications
|Member &lifier Guest Services|
|Retail &lifier Rides|
Additionally to the permanent employees, 375 volunteers donate time guiding tours for schools along with other groups, carrying out outreach presentations locally, and aiding with ongoing research by watching creatures.
Throughout the summer time several weeks, greater than 300 periodic staff are hired to help with Guest Services, Rides, Retail, Education, Custodial, Groundskeeping, Membership and Safety &lifier Security. Although very couple of new periodic staff are designated towards the Pet Care areas, coming back seasonals with zoo experience happen to be moved.
For phone functions in our Conservation, Education &lifier Research Division, please click the link.