Want to Work at the Park & Zoo?

At the Cape May County Park & Zoo, we are very proud of our free Zoo and take great care in its well thought out, spacious animal enclosures and our Zoo’s cleanliness.  We strive to stay on top of our animal care and exhibition, conservation programs, scientific study, environmental education and public service. 

Seasonal Animal Keeper

The Cape May County Zoo has openings for Seasonal Animal Keepers 40 HRS/Week for a 6 month duration. Preference will be given to Cape May County Residents. Duties include all related Keeper duties, Cleaning, Feeding, Observation, Minor Maintenance, and other duties performed by our Keeper Staff.

Please send application and resume to:
Kevin Wilson
Cape May County Park & Zoo
4 Moore Rd. - DN 801
Cape May Court House NJ, 08210
Fax: 609-465-5421

Seasonal Park Maintenance
Grounds Crew & Restroom Attendant
Applicants must be 18 years of age & Cape May County residents. Park Maintenance is crucial in the day to day operations of the Park and Zoo. We will be hiring suitable and reliable individuals that will be responsible for; trash pickup, grounds keeping, pavilion clean up, light repair work, restroom maintenance and equipment operating. Applicants must be able to lift 50 pounds. This is a 40 hours per week position for a duration of six months
Submit an application Attn: Ed Runyon
Application below

Entrance Booth Attendant
The Cape May County Park and Zoo is seeking to hire a reliable and outgoing individual for the Entrance Booth Attendant position. Individuals will greet visitors as they approach the Park Entrance Booth, with information and hand out literature about the Park and Zoo. Individuals must also greet bus drivers and commercial vehicles and direct them to the proper location. This is a part-time (28 hours a week), permanent, year-round position. Applicants must be permanent residents of Cape May County and at least eighteen years old.
Submit an application Attn: Ed Runyon
Application below

Please print, complete and mail the application to: Cape May County Park & Zoo
4 Moore Rd. DN 801
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

Or deliver the application to the Park Office at:
Cape May County Park & Zoo
707 Route 9 North
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

Click here for a County of Cape May Employment Application