Keeper - Birds (Avian Propagation Center)

Organization: San Diego Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: San Diego , CA, United States
Job or Internship: Job

**This Employer Participates in E-Verify**

**San Diego Zoo Global is a non smoking work place**

Deadline to apply: Thursday, August 22, 2013

by 9:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

(Union position) $19.82 -$21.52 per hour.

"Put Your Passion for Wildlife to Work"

Essential job functions for this position include feeding and providing for the general care and welfare of assigned exhibit animals (birds), cleaning exhibit enclosures and contiguous areas, providing exhibit security and performing related work as required. Applicants must have aviculture experience. An example of experience would be at least two years. Knowledge of artificial incubation and hand rearing of baby birds is desirable. A Life Science degree, college education in a related field and/or experience or equivalent specialized training is necessary. Applicants must be available to work any of the seven days of the week, mornings or evenings, approximately 40 hours per week. A valid California driver license is required. For more job information and to apply: Deadline: 8/22/13 by 9:30 PM Pacific Time.