Reston Zoo is a 30acre children’s zoo nestled in the middle of Fairfax county. We are currently expanding and looking for keepers to add to our staff.
We currently have full time and seasonal openings. These positions require a person with excellent observation skills and a strong work ethic. All keepers will be responsible for the daily care of the animals. Full time keepers are required to maintain their animal records as well as assist in breeding programs.
· BS in an animal science, biology, or science related field is preferred
· Experience can be substituted for a degree
· Minimum of 6 months paid animal care experience
· Strong work ethic, good physical condition and a willingness to learn
· Must be able to adhere to our strict personal appearance requirements
· Maintain a non-smoking work environment
· Have the ability to work in all weather conditions
· Experience in using or willing to learn to use trucks, tractors, and other types of equipment
· Valid Drivers license
· Weekends and holidays work are required
· Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs
Competitive salary, insurance, paid sick/vacation time and 401k options available. Please send resumes to