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Jobs at the BioPark

How to search and apply for BioPark jobs

Positions with the City of Albuquerque

  • The BioPark is part of the City of Albuquerque, and these positions are posted on the City Jobs website.
  • Jobs for the BioPark will be listed under the Arts and Culture Department.
  • New jobs are posted each Monday.
  • Includes positions such as keepers, aquarists, gardeners, curators, educators, and construction and maintenance staff.

Temporary and Seasonal Positions

The ABQ BioPark also hires temporary positions through staffing agencies. View current openings.

  • Includes positions that are entry-level and seasonal or temporary. Depending on the time of year and projects underway, these jobs may include keeper, aquarist, gardener, admissions, special events, education, construction and maintenance positions. Jobs are either summer seasonal or two-year positions.

Culinary Department Jobs

Includes jobs as cooks, servers, and catering staff with Service Systems Associates, the vendor that runs all of the cafes, snack bars, and catered services at the BioPark.

Gift Shop Jobs

Includes jobs as cashiers, warehouse workers, and other retail operations with the vendor that runs all of the gift shops at the BioPark.

For More Information

The BioPark is part of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, where you can find a page about zoo and aquarium careers. The resources on the AZA website are useful for anyone considering a career at the BioPark or another zoo or aquarium.

Current temporary job openings, if available, will appear below

Job Opportunity at the ABQ BioPark: 
Mechanic I

The ABQ BioPark’s Maintenance team is seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working team member to perform and/or assist in performing minor mechanical repairs and adjustments on a variety of gasoline and diesel automobiles, heavy equipment and other mechanical equipment; assist in diagnosing mechanical difficulties in automotive equipment; repair and replace tires and perform a variety of other tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.

Job Opportunity at the ABQ BioPark: Camp Teacher

The NM BioPark Society is now hiring teachers for spring break and summer educator roles at the Albuquerque BioPark’s Zoo, Aquarium and Botanic Garden. These positions are hired through a temporary staffing agency, and are funded through the NM BioPark Society.