Food & Retail Opportunities

Lancer Catering, Event Network and Photogenic employ individuals at the Phoenix Zoo, too!

All employees while working for one of these partners will receive complimentary Zoo membership and discounts on days worked.

You can reach these organizations using the information below to learn about job opportunities, benefit information or if you have any questions.

Lancer Hospitality’s approach focuses on fresh and fun food concepts that reflect culinary trends, ever mindful of our commitment to model sustainable practices. We operate fast-paced, high-volume food service operations at the Zoo. Lancer seeks experienced cashiers, line cooks, prep cooks, and warehouse staff for food service and catering operations at the Zoo. We are looking for high energy part-time AND full-time team members.

Employees receive:

– Full and Part-Time positions available
– A competitive wage based on experience
– 60 day and 120 day Incentive for attendance working scheduled shift
– A Great work environment with friendly staff, customers and management team

Lancer supports the food service within the Phoenix Zoo, and is not affiliated with the zoo itself. Please do not contact the Zoo directly for these positions, you may submit interest and resumes to Ron Bigley at

Lancer Hospitality is an EEO, ADA and Veteran Friendly Employer.

Any interest in Retail store positions should be addressed to our Retail Store Partner – Event Network. Please call 602.914.4307 or Event Network online for more information.

Photogenic, Inc. at the Phoenix Zoo is looking for reliable, hardworking and energetic individuals to join our team.  This fall brings new adventures to the Zoo, and you could be a part of it!

We are looking to build a team of solid, outgoing individuals who know the value of outstanding customer service, enjoy being outdoors and want to be a part of a team that helps to create great memories.

Our team members are responsible for:

• Welcoming and directing guests through the line
• Taking quality souvenir photographs for venue guests
• Editing and printing photos
• Inviting guests to view their photos and complete sales of souvenir photographs
• Engaging all guests in a friendly manner

Photography experience is desired but not required. We are happy to teach the right people!

We currently have part-time hours available, with full-time hours available in the fall/winter. Staff hired now would be eligible for increased hours during our season peaks. Our flexible schedules are great for students or anyone who prefers working varying hours. Advancement is available; we are also looking for people who want to grow with us.

If this sounds like you, apply on our website:

Photogenic, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disabilities or any other protected status.

Lancer Catering, Event Network and Photogenic employees are not employed by the Phoenix Zoo and do not receive the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation benefits package.