Small Mammals & Primates Zoo Keeper




Organization: The Toledo Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Toledo, OHio, Country
Job or Internship: Job

Small Mammal/Primate zoo keeper position is currently available to perform a variety of duties related to animal husbandry and maintenance of exhibits. Primary duties include preparation/distribution of appropriate diets, cleaning of animal areas and some public areas, animal observation, record maintenance and operant conditioning training. Prefer a minimum of one years paid work experience in a zoo setting with small mammals, small primates and apes. Prefer a degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of education/experience that provides the required knowledge and skills. Starting wage $14.67 per hour with periodic increases and an excellent benefit package. The Toledo Zoo is an EEO and Drug/Alcohol Free Workplace. For consideration resumes should be submitted by March 1, 2013 using only one of the following methods. Candidates will be notified by mail of the status of their resume. RE: Small Mammal/Primate Zoo Keeper, Recruiting Manager, The Toledo Zoo, PO Box 140130, Toledo OH 43614-0130. OR: resume@toledozoo.org.