Applications are being accepted for a full-time Animal Care Specialist in the African Journey.
The Animal Care Specialist performs work necessary to provide basic daily animal care for zoo animals, ensures appropriate animal wellbeing, and performs husbandry practices such as operant conditioning, enrichment strategy, and assisting with husbandry and enclosure furnishing design. This position is responsible for daily husbandry of servals, banded mongoose, bat-eared fox, cape porcupine, and radiated tortoise.
A Bachelor’s Degree in an animal-related field and one year of experience in a zoological setting are preferred. This is a full-time position requiring availability for a 40-hour work week year-round. See www.kidszoo.org for a full job description.
Application Deadline: March 31, 2023