Cleveland Metroparks

About Cleveland Metroparks

Cleveland Metroparks offers quality employment opportunities, enriched with learning and growth, available across 18 park reservations spanning more than 25,000 acres, nine golf courses, two full-service restaurants, and one nationally acclaimed Zoo. Founded in 1917, Cleveland Metroparks is widely known as the "Emerald Necklace," and is a collection of conserved green space, featuring natural beauty and diversity, and is dedicated to integrating high-quality outdoor education, recreation and zoological opportunities into people's lives. Cleveland Metroparks is now a five-time winner of the prestigious National Gold Medal Award for excellence in Park and Recreation Management and a 17-time winner of the NorthCoast 99 Best Places to Work award, an annual recognition program that honors 99 great workplaces for top talent in Northeast Ohio. Cleveland Metroparks offers an attractive and comprehensive benefit package to employees that provides exceptional coverage that help to protect employees and their family's health and finances.

Cleveland Metroparks is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its employment with respect to age, class, gender, ethnicity, race, national origin, mental and physical ability, religion, sexual orientation and veteran status. Additionally, Cleveland Metroparks respects diversity of thought and practice, including, but not exclusive to education, socio-economic background and work experience.



May 2022 Cleveland, OH
“I liked the flexibility and I loved the locations that I worked at. Management and co-workers are a pleasure.”

Zoo Day Camp Counselor

May 2022 - August 2022 Cleveland, OH
“I liked getting to work with kids every day and teaching them about animals & conservation. ”
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