Children's Zoo internship

Organization: Audubon Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: New Orleans, LA, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

The Audubon Zoo is seeking intern applicants interested in the Children's Zoo spring and summer of 2013. Internships are unpaid, last at least 12 weeks, and require at least 32 hours a week. Housing is not provided.

The Children's Zoo offers a great opportunity for hands on, entry level experience with a varied collection that includes reptiles, amphibians, birds, small mammals and domestic hoof stock. Interns work with keeper staff to learn animal care, natural history, exhibit maintenance, public presentations, and animal handling. Interns work outside and in all weather conditions. They must be able to lift, bend, and stoop. Interested applicants must have current proof of a negative TB test.

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to:

Joe Forys, Curator of Mammals


Joe Forys

Curator of Mammals

Audubon Zoo

6500 Magazine St.

New Orleans, LA 70118