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Texas State Aquarium

Husbandry Assistant

Take your career to new depths and put your skills to work in a one of a kind setting by becoming a part of the premiere aquarium showcasing the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. The Texas State Aquarium provides high quality, entertaining programming through education, conservation, and wildlife rehabilitation. We strive to provide our guests with an exciting, educational, and memorable experience.

The Husbandry Assistant for the Marine Mammal department will assist in the preparation of food, assist with cleaning and maintenance of utensils and equipment used to feed and care for animals, and exhibit maintenance. They perform daily marine mammal presentations and assist trainers with dolphin and otter training sessions.

This is a seasonal position working less that 20 hours per week.

Experience Required

A valid driver's license and an insurable driving record is required along with an Open Water SCUBA certification. You must pass a swim test upon interviewing. Any equivalent combination of education and experience to be able to perform the essential functions of the job would meet the education and experience criteria.

How to Apply

Please apply online at Any applications submitted through AZA, email, mail, or fax will not be reviewed.

Texas State Aquarium
2710 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78402
Phone: 361-881-1200
Fax: 361-881-1235

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