Zookeeper - Birds




Organization: Cameron Park Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Waco, Texas, United States
Job or Internship: Job

Zookeeper Position Cameron Park Zoo Bird Department: provide for proper care and husbandry of birds and some small mammals. Provide enrichment and training. Provide for proper nutrition - prepare diets, restock food, distribute food. Ensure security of animals and holding facility. Ensure security of doors, locks, and gates; visually inspect condition and safety of animals and grounds. Maintain enclosures – clean/disinfect animal holding areas and exhibits, remove animal waste and debris; paint, repair fences and holding areas. Provide zoo tours, hours of operation, and animal information to the public. Help with special events. Assist veterinarian with medical procedures and administering medication. Performs other related duties as assigned. Must follow City and departmental policies and procedures. Professional animal care experience in an AZA accredited zoo or related facility preferred. For more information and to apply: www.waco-texas.com. EOE