Join us on a career path full of creatures

As Europe's largest landscaped zoo with an area of 160 ha, over 7,000 animals and around 1,000 species, Tierpark Berlin is popular both with visitors but also with those seeking employment. The Tierpark offers a wide range of attractive employment opportunities both publicly and behind the scenes, in the areas of zoology, veterinary medicine, research, botany, engineering, public relations, administration to management. Working with animals and for animal conservation is more than just a profession – it's a vocation.

Day after day the team at Tierpark Berlin rises to the challenge with knowledge and passion for sustainable animal and nature conservation for the generations of tomorrow. If you also want to be a part of this team, then it's time to get to know each other!


As a training profession, Tierpark Berlin offers animal keeper training.

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Student placements

We are pleased to accept placements! School placements at Tierpark Berlin are useful for personal career guidance, are used as a foundation for subsequent training or accompany the study programme.

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Voluntary ecological year (FÖJ)

You can find all the important information concerning the FÖJ here.

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German state voluntary service (BFD)

Find out how we at Tierpark Berlin accommodate the German state voluntary service (BFD) here.

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