As a multi-faceted theme park and entertainment venue, Jungle Island offers an extraordinary array of positions and career opportunities. In addition to the traditional administrative functions such as accounting, human resources, facilities maintenance, housekeeping, security, marketing and public relations, we also employ animal keepers and veterinary technicians, as well as positions in horticulture, landscaping and field maintenance. Positions within food and beverage range from our set-up, serving and cooking staffs to our chefs, banquet captains, managers, and directors.

On Jungle Island we are more than just employees—or Islanders, as we are called. We are a family looking to recruit new team members to continue our commitment to exceeding our guests’ expectations. We offer a great benefit package, which includes health, dental, vision and life insurance as well as a 401k savings plan.

Employment Opportunities 

Guest Services Attendant - Click Here 

Restaurant & Banquet Cooks  - Click Here 

Retail Associate and Face Painters - Must be Happy ! Enthusiastic !  Energetic! & Reliable ! Be part of a great team in a fun and exciting environment.   If you meet these requirements please forward resume to

Staff Accountant - Click Here 

Please send resumes to

To apply: please fax resumes to 305-400-7293 or applications are also available in person at the Guest Relations office on Jungle Island but there will be no immediate on site interview. You can also email us at

Jungle Island is proud of its partnership with the Miami-Dade County Public Schools Academy of Travel and Tourism, through which we coordinate all of our summer internship and volunteer opportunities. As such, we regret that we are not able to consider any additional summer internship or volunteer applicants.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Jungle Island team.


Monday- Sunday

10am to 5pm


*Hours subject to change*

Jungle Island is open 365 days a year. Special shows and events at this popular Miami attraction may extend Jungle Island’s hours. Upon arrival, ask the Ticket Booth or Guest Relations for any special event or show information. Jungle Island hours are subject to change without notice. Severe inclement weather may affect Jungle Island’s hours.