Bird Intern




Organization: Audubon Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

Audubon Zoo in New Orleans is seeking applicants for internships in the Bird Department for fall of 2013. Internships are unpaid positions and require a commitment of 32-40 hours per week for 12 weeks. Interns will gain valuable experience while working with keeper staff to learn aspects of animal care such as animal husbandry, exhibit maintenance, enrichment, and public presentations. Interns are expected to work in all types of weather and must be able to lift, bend, and stoop. Applicants must also have current proof of a negative TB test. Start and end dates are flexible.

Please send cover letter and resume to: Carolyn Atherton, Curator of Birds, Audubon Zoo

e-mail catherton@auduboninstitute.org.