Organization: Mystic Aquarium
Location: Mystic, CT, United States
Job or Internship: Internship
Fish and Invertebrate aquarists feed and maintaining the exhibits and reserve holding tanks of the Aquarium's fish and invertebrate collection. Daily Duties include: Food preparation, Feeding of the fish and invertebrate collection. Maintenance of aquariums (algae scrubbing, water changes, water monitoring, filter maintenance, H2O chemical analysis etc.) under aquarist supervision. Cleaning of food-prep and other back-up areas.
Assistance with new-exhibit construction and collection of specimens.
See our website for a full description of the intern program and application. http://www.mysticaquarium.org/get-involved/internships