Conservation Technician




Organization: Phoenix Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Phoenix, AZ, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Phoenix Zoo is currently seeking 2 full-time Conservation Technicians. This person will be responsible for maintaining the safety, health and well-being of all assigned conservation specimens through the performance of documented husbandry practices. Conservation Technicians monitor and report dietary consumption, observe and report any health or behavioral concerns or abnormalities, and participate in field conservation activities as assigned.

Minimum requirements for this position include a HS Diploma with a preference for a BS Degree in Life Science or related field, 1 year experience in work relevant to animal husbandry, ability to lift up to 50lbs., and ability to work outside in all types of weather. All Phoenix Zoo employees are required to pass pre-employment background checks including a drug test, this position will also require annual TB testing.

To view a more complete description and list of requirements and to apply for this position, please visit the Phoenix Zoo job page at:

http://www.phoenixzoo.org/working/current_opportunities.aspx?AppliTrackJobId=383&AppliTrackLayoutMode=detail&AppliTrackViewPosting=1

Resumés are not accepted for any Zoo position without an accompanying application. While postings may remain on outside sites for longer, once a job is removed from The Phoenix Zoo job page it is closed and we will no longer accept applications.

The Phoenix Zoo is an EEOE/ADA employer.