The Zoo Keeper performs work necessary to provide basic daily animal care for zoo animals, ensures appropriate animal welfare, 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 turkey vulture, red panda, prairie dogs, New World primates, agoutis, Canada lynx, black-throated magpie jays, red-billed blue magpie jays, white eared pheasant, helmeted curassow, free roaming peafowl, and education program animals.
A Bachelor’s Degree in an animal-related field and one year of experience in a zoological setting are preferred. This is a part-time position requiring availability for up to a 29-hour work week year-round.
Application Deadline: November 26, 2021