Volunteers & Internships

UPDate: COVID-19 Information

At this time, we are currently accepting applications for volunteers & interns. Please note that we have a limited number of spots available. Due to the number of applications we receive, we are only able to respond to those individuals chosen to interview for the open positions. 


As a volunteer at the Electric City Aquarium & Reptile Den, you will have the opportunity to work side by side with our experienced aquarists or zookeepers assisting in the care of various aquatic animals, reptiles, and amphibians while educating guests. Volunteers will have the opportunity to participate in many of our day to day activities, including: interacting with guests and getting them involved with learning about our animal collection, cleaning and maintaining our gallery and public areas, assisting with the daily care of our animals, and much more!

Internships at the Electric City Aquarium & Reptile Den provide hands-on experiences that add value to any college education. Interns obtain valuable job experience and establish professional contacts in an exciting and stimulating environment. College internship positions are available year-round for both credit and non-credit seeking interns. Interns will be required to complete a minimum of 120 hours and to complete an approved project in their department.

Complete the form below to be considered for our Volunteer or Internship Programs.

Voluteer/Intern Application

  • Contact Information

  • Please provide the best number to reach you.
  • This email will be used for regular communication with the volunteer coordinator.
  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    At this time, volunteers must be at least 17 years old or a Senior in high school. Any volunteer under the age of 18 will need to get written consent from their parent or guardian.
  • Areas of Interest

  • Please list any previous experience, internships, or volunteer opportunities.
  • Tell us a little more about yourself:

  • Specifically, if you are looking to complete an internship, please list the school you are currently enrolled in or have recently attended.
  • For those seeking internships, please list the major that you are pursuing or have recently received.
  • Let us know what semester or date you would prefer to start your intern/volunteer experience.
  • Max. file size: 2 GB.
    Please attach a copy of your resume here. This is required for all intern application.

Reserve Your Party Or School Field Trip!

We have many different packages available for everything from your next business meeting, to an under the sea wedding, birthday parties, or school field trip! We can do it all!

We are currently open 5 days a week (Closed Tues. & Wed.) 11am-6pm (Last admission at 5:15pm) No reservations needed! Covid-19 Updates: Click here for more information!
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