Department: Animal Care
Candidates must be experienced in animal care field
Hours vary by position/seasonality
Must be able to be physically active for long periods in extreme conditions
Lift 50 lbs, push or pull 100 lbs, stay on feet for long periods of time
Position requires extreme time/day flexibility for shifts
*Position: Animal Care – Experienced Keeper
Must have prior zoo/animal park experience.
We are a growing facility, with an expanding collection.
In resume, list species worked with and responsibilities for their care.
Position specific but not limited to care of dangerous/high risk species.
Currently 30-40+ hours per week
Spring/Summer 40-50 hours per week
- Intense physical labor
- Attention to detail
- High standard for cleanliness and care
- Compassion & Patience
- Sociable personality with eagerness to interact and educate guests
- Ability to apply prior knowledge and experience to compliment and improve current practices & operations
- Knowledge of USDA regulations & standards
Competitive Hourly Wage, Based on Experience