The Volunteer Coordinator, Events is responsible for providing support to the Volunteer Manager to ensure the success of the Phoenix Zoo’s Volunteer Program through the recruitment and coordination of volunteers for Zoo fundraising/special events. The Volunteer Coordinator, Events is also responsible for providing administrative support for the Volunteer Program, which includes email and phone communication and database management.
The Public Programs Volunteer Operations Coordinator serves as the primary contact for PP volunteers. The PPVOC is responsible for providing volunteers with a positive and rewarding experience, and ensuring that volunteers provide Academy guests with quality engagements and activities that inspire and educate. Public Programs volunteers include docents, special event volunteers, early childhood volunteers, Naturalist Center volunteers, and other programs that may be developed in the future. This position works collaboratively with staff, volunteers, and other departments to develop and coordinate a variety of volunteer activities on the public floor, in the Naturalist Center, and behind the scenes with Public Programs staff.