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It's great to work at the zoo. We offer all of our full-time employees:
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- 98% Paid Medical and 100% Paid Dental and Life Insurance
- Zoo membership with reciprocal admission benefits to over 130 zoos and aquariums
- Attractions Exchange Program tickets
- Sick Leave / Personal Time Off
- Retirement and Supplemental Life Insurance
- Company Provided Uniforms
- Tremendous Opportunity for Advancement
Knoxville Zoo offers positions in many areas such as animal keepers, guest services, professional and trade positions. Knoxville Zoo is an equal-opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. It does not discriminate in employment opportunities and practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.