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John Ball Zoo hosting hiring parties ahead of 2020 season

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Posted at 3:49 AM, Jan 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-20 06:59:11-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — John Ball Zoo is hosting the first of three “Work Wild” hiring parties Monday, January 20th from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and will take place in the John Ball Zoo Ballroom located above the administration building.

The zoo is looking for enthusiastic people to work in a variety of different seasonal positions.

Along with on-site interviews, the zoo is making it a party with strolling animals, giveaways, games and food.

John Ball Zoo employs 250+ seasonal staff that help make the Zoo adventure come to life for guests from April through November.

There are a wide range of positions available to fit interests, as well as leadership opportunities within departments. John Ball Zoo also has scholarship dollars available for select colleges and universities.

For those unable to make the January date, John Ball Zoo will be hosting additional hiring parties on Saturday, February 22nd from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and Wednesday, March 4th from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.