Assistant Life Support Engineer

Organization: The National Aquarium (AZA Member)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The National Aquarium is looking for an Assistant Life Support Engineer to assist in the daily operations throughout the Aquarium including monitoring and maintaining water levels and temperatures, back washing large sand filters, monitoring and adjusting air flow and ozone generator adjustments. This position also assists in preparation of artificial sea water and water transfers between buildings.

Requirements of this job include the ability of lift and carry 50 lbs., basic swimming skills and the ability to work nights and weekends, as needed. A Bachelors Degree in Biology or a related field or equivalent experience and knowledge of water filtration, water chemistry and life support equipment preferred.

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