Animal Diet Technician




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

The Phoenix Zoo is looking for a part time Animal Diet Technician to be responsible for the facilitation of animal diet preparation work. Animal Diet Technicians prepare prescribed recipes and diets and communicate diet and/or feed changes to husbandry staff, and monitor for quality in feed and sanitation standards.

Minimum requirements include a HS Diploma with a preference for a BS degree in Animal Biology or Nutrition, 1 year experience in food service or animal diet prep, excellent math skills, a valid driver’s license, and must be willing to work with and humanely euthanize live prey items. All Phoenix Zoo employees are required to pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen, this position will also require an annual TB test.

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://phoenixzoo.org/careers/?AppliTrackJobId=567&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.