Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Sequoia Park Zoo Animal Care Volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.

Name, address, phone & email

Demographic Information

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Email Preferences

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however we will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the check boxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.

Emergency Contact

Please give the name and phone number of the person we should contact in the event of an emergency.


Please indicate any allergies or medical conditions we should be aware of.


Describe your goals for volunteering at Sequoia Park Zoo.


Do you have any experience working with animals? If so, please explain.


The information in this application is true and complete, and I have not knowingly withheld any information. I understand that a misrepresentation may be cause for dismissal. I authorize verification of all information contained in this application. I understand that as a volunteer at the Sequoia Park Zoo, I will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to uphold the mission of the organization, to focus on customer service, be respectful to all employees, volunteers, and guests, and maintain an environment for people and animals alike.
As a volunteer at the Sequoia Park Zoo, I agree to follow all Zoo guidelines and policies. In addition, I give consent to the Sequoia Park Zoo to provide emergency medical attention in the event I am not able to give consent, nor my emergency contact is available. I understand and agree that the City of Eureka Community Services Department will conduct a background check on behalf of the Sequoia Park Zoo. I am aware that the Sequoia Park Zoo has the right to release me from service at any time, just as I have the right to withdraw from volunteer service at any time.
I have read and understand this agreement and am signing it voluntarily.