Seasonal Graphic Designer

The North Carolina Zoo is the world’s largest natural habitat zoo currently covering 500 developed acres within a 2,600 acre site and is a major destination for over 850,000 guests per year. Our dedicated team of experts provide exceptional, compassionate care for more than 1,800 animals and 52,000 plants. The Communications Section consists of the Director of Communications and Marketing, Public Relations, Special Events, Graphics, Guest Services and Ranger staff. The Graphics Branch consists of the Art Director, two Senior Graphic Designers and two Architectural Signage Designers.

The goal of the Graphics Branch is to ensure that brand messages are presented in the most effective ways possible, reinforce the interconnections within the natural world and to drive attendance. A comprehensive program of graphics provides guests educational opportunities and accessible information on how to traverse and use the entire Park. 

Apply in person at the NC Zoo's Education Building Reception Desk, 4401 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, NC 27205 Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

North Carolina Zoo Seasonal Jobs

The Zoo’s peak operating season is March – October each year and we offer an array of job opportunities. If you love people, animals, interested in conserving a piece of the world for generations to come and want to work at our world class zoo, this is the place for you! The North Carolina Zoo welcomes more than 800,000 guests each year and we want to ensure their zoo experience is positive and memorable. 

The North Carolina Zoo offers the following seasonal opportunities in Guest Services, Education and Operations.  Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends, evenings, and holidays.

Apply in person at the NC Zoo's Education Building Reception Desk, 4401 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, NC 27205 Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Zoo Culinary Service Jobs

Service Systems Associates (SSA) is the on-site provider of culinary experiences at the North Carolina Zoo.  SSA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a wide variety of full-time (28-40hrs) and part-time (12-28hrs) positions in Food, Catering, and Guest Services. Applications are available at the Stedman Education building here at the NC Zoo.  Inquiries are encouraged to call (336)879-7004.

Membership and Gift Shop Jobs

North Carolina Zoo Society manages Zoo Memberships and Gift Shop Operations.  Apply in person at the NC Zoo's Education Building Reception Desk Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. or the Earth Explorer Gift Shop at the North America Entrance during Zoo operating hours.  Inquiries are encouraged to call (336)879-7267.