Thank you for your interest in becoming a Keeper Aide Volunteer for the Bird exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Zoo.
Please fill this form out completely. If you wish to include a resume with your application, please attach a PDF copy to your form.
These positions are highly competitive and there are limited spaces available. Submission of an application is not a guarantee of placement. Applicants will be interviewed by unit staff, and those who are provisionally accepted will undergo background checks, including fingerprinting, as a requirement for approval as a keeper aide. Once accepted, volunteers must submit proof of required vaccinations, including tetanus and a negative TB test, to the Zoo's health unit.
If you are a current or former volunteer please log in before filling out this form. Go to https://nationalzoo.vsyslive.com/pages/Login to sign in with your email address and password. If you don't remember your password, contact Lois at firstname.lastname@example.org to reset it.