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Dallas Zoo, Children’s Medical Center join to entertain, educate patients

The Dallas Zoo and Children’s Medical Center have developed a new opportunity to work together which will bring live animal presentations, educational programming and zoo outings to patients and families at the nation’s seventh-largest pediatric hospital.


This position is responsible for the creative and strategic direction of the Volunteer programs for the Dallas Zoo and the Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park and will plan and direct the management of volunteer activities for both mission-based and support programs. The incumbent will take direction from the strategic goals of the institution and will collaborate with other senior managers to create, design and implement volunteer outcome-oriented programs and activities. This position reports directly to the Vice President of Conservation & Education and is one member of the senior team of the Conservation and Education Division.

Park Services Assistant Manager (Dallas Zoo)

The purpose of the Park Service Assistant Manager is to ensure that the Park Service Department provides every guest a clean facility to visit, the entire animal staff has bedding/waste delivered/removed, all events are setup in a timely and efficient manner, and all offices are cleaned. Also, this position will participate in the Zoo and SSA Green Team meetings and functions.


Responsible for the strategic direction and implementation of all information technology assets for Dallas Zoo Management (DZM) including server and workstation systems, point of sale system, network, phone system, copiers, CCTV systems, and radio system at Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park and overseeing IT support services for end users (DZM staff) and conducting planning for future needs. While this is a Director level position, the position requires the incumbent to be actively engaged in the daily operations of the department.