Employment Opportunities

Work For Como Friends

Help the fundraising force behind Como Park Zoo and Conservatory.

Employment opportunities at Como Friends are posted on this page, on the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Jobs Board, and on other social media platforms. Be sure to follow Como Friends on Twitter and Facebook for early notice of any future openings.

Como Friends Position Openings

Development & Communications Associate

The Development & Communications Associate will assist the Individual Giving Department in activating strategies to grow revenues for the Animal and Garden Sponsorship and Membership programs, Sponsor-a-thon, and Give to the Max Day campaigns, assist with social media posts and website updates, and support fundraising events.

Job Description

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to: comomembership@comofriends.org by 5:00 p.m. on September 2, 2022.

Join the sales team at Garden Safari Gifts

Sales Supervisor

The Sales Supervisor, under the direction of the Retail Store Manager, will assist in establishing Garden Safari Gifts as a well-managed, destination gift shop with a strong profit margin that sells a wide range of merchandise appealing to the diverse people who visit Como Park Zoo & Conservatory.  The Sales Supervisor partners with the Retail Store Manager and other Sales Supervisors to supervise sales associates in all Garden Safari Gifts locations, ensure excellent customer service, and promote Como Friends and its mission.

Job Description

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to gardensafarigifts@comofriends.org.

Sales Associate Position

Help us grow the good work of Como Friends by becoming a sales associate at Garden Safari Gifts. Our gift shop is currently hiring part-time sales associates for both weekday and weekend hours. To learn more about our part-time retail opportunities download the job description and application forms below.
Job Description

Online Application