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Fall 2019 - Penguin Colony Internship
For more information and to apply please see: Penguin Colony
Time commitment: 3 Days Per Week (8:00am - 6:00pm) for 12 weeks. Schedule may include weekends
The New England Aquarium’s Penguin Colony is an open air, 150,000 gallon saltwater exhibit. It has 6 manmade islands with water temperatures ranging from 50-60 degrees Fahrenheit. It is home to 3 different types of temperate climate penguins-the Southern Rockhopper penguin, Little Blue penguin, and the endangered African penguin.
Penguin Colony Interns gain hands on experience, assist the penguin staff with the daily husbandry, and assist with programming requirements for the exhibit.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
**** Because of the physical demands, this position may be difficult for people with active or former knee and back injuries.
Long sleeve rash guards or lycra skins
Note: This position is not offered for January internships.
Special Note: In general, research proposals or semester projects will not be accepted.
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
New England AquariumBoston, MA 02110
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