The Ellen Trout Zoo is located in the heart of the Pinewood of East Texas (Texas Forest Country). Surrounded by forests and lakes with opportunities for hiking, camping, fishing, boating, and enjoying nature. Experience the lower cost of living and reduced traffic of a small city. Two supervisory positions that involve direct animal care, supervision of staff, and management of assigned animals and facilities.  The successful candidates will be adaptable and be able to work within the framework of a small municipal zoo. Some species involved include Rhino, Giraffe, large Cats, Primates, Sloth, Flamingos, Chinese alligators, Parrots, other birds and reptiles.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biology or Science
  • Valid Texas driver’s license at time

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