Guest Services Staff


For general information about employment opportunities at Hogle Zoo, please call Human Resources at (801) 584-4510.

Looking for a WILD summer job? Utah’s Hogle Zoo is seeking fun, energetic applicants to fill seasonal positions in our Guest Service department!

Gate Staff provide front line guest service. They must be able to make a good first impression on our guests. Responsibilities include selling admission tickets, selling yearly memberships, taking tickets, ushering at our Wildlife Theater, and providing general Zoo information. Computer, customer service, and cash handling experience a plus.

Rides Staff are responsible for providing a safe and entertaining train and/or carousel ride for our guests. They also provide front line guest service and other operational positions in the Train & Carousel area. Applicants will be expected to:

  • Safely operate train ride & carousel
  • Provide excellent guest service
  • Communicate effectively and comfortably in public.
  • Be 18 or older
  • Pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with a clean record.

Experience in cash handling and customer service a plus.

These are part-time positions with a starting wage of $8.00/hour.

Applicants must be able to work holidays and weekends from March through December. Immediate positions available for those applicants available before 12pm.

For more information, contact the Seasonal Guest Services department:

Kara Anderson
Guest Services Coordinator
(801) 584-1798

Seasonal Application


Contact Human Resources:

Anna Frederickson, Phone: 801-584-4510; Fax: 801-584-1797


2600 East Sunnyside Avenue | Salt Lake City, Utah 84108 | (801) 584-1700