Employment

Rolling Hills Employment

Thank you for expressing interest in a career with us. We are always accepting applications and keep applications on file for one year.

We look for many qualities in the individuals we hire - the ability to communicate effectively, a high level of organization, strong interpersonal skills, and so on.

Regardless of an applicant's qualifications, we always look for one attribute in particular - the desire to provide high quality service. We can train people how to work with visitors, animals or run pieces of equipment, but to have passion for service and pride for your work takes a unique individual.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent people skills
  • Available to work weekends and holidays
  • 16 years of age or older

Fill out the application and send it here: 

Mail or Deliver In-Person to: 625 N. Hedville Rd., Salina, KS 67401

*RHZ is a drug free workplace and values diversity in our work force.
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Current Openings

RESTAURANT TEAM
Part-Time Position

Do you love preparing great food and interacting with people? Then we have a position for you! Rolling Hills Zoo is seeking an energetic individual who enjoys cooking and is eager to provide excellent customer service to our Zoo guests.

This part-time position has a flexible work schedule with some weekends and holidays required. Pay is commensurate with experience!

To be a part of the Zoo's Restaurant Team, please send your resume to: Rolling Hills Zoo, 625 N. Hedville Rd., Salina, KS 67401 or email info@rollinghillszoo.org.

NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED

 *RHZ is a drug free workplace and values diversity in our work force.

EVENT TEAM
Part-Time Position

If you enjoy providing quality customer service in a fun environment, then Rolling Hills Zoo has an opening for you on their Event Team! These are part-time/as needed positions that would help with events in the Conference Center as well as in the Zoo.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Bartending experience desired but will train
  • Setting up and tearing down the Conference Center for events
  • Serving food and beverage in the Conference Center
  • Assisting with special events such as Zoo Brew and Pumpkin PaZoola

If you enjoy providing quality customer service in a fun environment, please send your resume to:
Rolling Hills Zoo, 625 N. Hedville Rd., Salina, KS 67401 or email info@rollinghillszoo.org.

NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED

 *RHZ is a drug free workplace and values diversity in our work force.

LANDSCAPE
Full-Time & Seasonal Positions

Do you enjoy working outdoors and would like to take care of a 65-acre oasis? Rolling Hills Zoo is accepting applications for full-time and seasonal landscape positions. The right candidates will have the opportunity to work in a beautiful zoological park with a wide variety of plants and trees.

This is a full-time position with excellent benefits. Pay is commensurate with experience.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of turf grass maintenance, including irrigation, fertilizing and weed control
  • General landscape knowledge
  • Ability to perform minor equipment maintenance
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Will operate all types of landscape equipment including mowers, skid-steers, weed-eaters, and leaf-blowers
  • Must work in all types of weather

Two years previous landscape experience is preferred for full-time position, but not required for seasonal positions.

To be a part of Rolling Hills Zoo’s landscape team send your resume to: Rolling Hills Zoo, 625 N. Hedville Rd., Salina, KS 67401 or email info@rollinghillszoo.org.

NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED

 *RHZ is a drug free workplace and values diversity in our work force.

MAINTENANCE TEAM
Full-Time Position

Are you familiar with basic fabrication, welding, electrical, plumbing, painting, concrete work and carpentry? Then Rolling Hills Zoo has a position for you on our Maintenance team.

To apply you must be a team player and be able to work weekends. This is a full-time position with excellent benefits. Pay is commensurate with experience.

To be a part of Rolling Hills Zoo’s Maintenance Team send your resume to: info@rollinghillszoo.org or mail to ‍Rolling Hills Zoo, 625 N. Hedville Rd., Salina, KS 67401

NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED

*RHZ is a drug free workplace and values diversity in our work force.

SEASONAL JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Rolling Hills Zoo has a place for you! 

We are now hiring seasonal staff for various areas in the Zoo:

  • Ticketing
  • Gift Shop
  • Restaurant
  • Landscape
  • Animal Feed Station attendants

With a new baby rhino and a lion exhibit set to open early this summer, Rolling Hills Zoo is the wildest place to work in the Salina area!

Flexible hours!
Must be available to work weekends & holidays!

Fill out the Employment Application and send it here: 

Rolling Hills Zoo, 625 N. Hedville Rd., Salina, KS 67401 ; Attn: Danita Bosquez

Or email resume to: info@rollinghillszoo.org

NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED

*RHZ is a drug free workplace and values diversity in our work force.