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Africa Tram Route and Dino Bus Closed July 10-21

The Africa tram route between Junction Plaza and Akiba Market will be closed for maintenance July 10-21. Africa animal habitats will be open and are best seen by walking. The North America tram route and the parking lot shuttles between Africa and North America will operate as normal. The Dino Bus will be closed and the FUN PASS will not be sold during this time. Carousel and Dragonfly Paddle Boats will be open.  Zoofari will be closed July 20 & 21.  

North Carolina Zoo Seeks Public’s Help in Spotting Two African Birds That Left Their Habitat

The zoo is asking the public’s help in locating two fully-flighted Secretary Birds, and has set up a Hotline to call with sightings: 336.879.7610. Learn more and see the latest in our Q & A.

North Carolina Zoo Seasonal/Temporary Positions

The North Carolina Zoo is seeking enthusiastic and energetic candidates interested in joining our seasonal employment team. The Zoo’s peak operating season is March – October each year and we offer an array of job opportunities. If you love people, animals, interested in conserving a piece of the world for generations to come and want to work at our world class zoo, this is the place for you! 

We have available positions in Admissions, Special Attractions, Transportation, Environmental Services, Security/Park Ranger and Exhibit Interpreters.

View the Job Listing for more details.