The goals of Zoo Boise’s internship program are:

  • Increase Zoo Boise’s capacity to fulfill its mission of supporting wildlife conservation and providing an excellent recreational destination for the community.
  • Provide an experiential learning opportunity and mentorship for individuals interested in zoo-related careers including zoology, guest education & experience, and wildlife conservation.

For program overview, application process, notification dates, and internship offerings, please click on the link below.

Commissary internships will not be available for Summer 2023 and Fall 2023.

Volunteer Opportunities

More than 350,000 guests come through Zoo Boise’s gates each year. We depend on our dedicated volunteers to provide a fun, educational, and conservation-driven experience for each and every person that comes to Zoo Boise.