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Internship Period: November 25, 2019-February 29, 2020
Deadline to Apply: September 3, 2019 at 5:00 PM ET
Please note: If you are seeking an Animal Care internship, do not apply for more than two opportunities within the same term. Applying to more than two areas may disqualify the candidate from further consideration.
ZooTampa at Lowry Park is currently seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals interested in learning about the Animal Care field.
While working in the Commissary Department, interns will learn all aspects of diet preparation for the Zoo. Interns will be working with our Animal Behavior and Enrichment Manager designing, preparing and observing animal interactions with enrichment items. Interns will also assist the Zoo Registrar in logging a variety of enrichment data into our system.
Internship functions include, but are not limited to:
Internships are unpaid and are designed to meed academic requirements, as applicable, and provide valuable real-world experience for participants. Successful completion of an internship may also yield letters of recommendation, a portfolio of their work when applicable and important networking contacts.
Who is eligible?
Applicants must be a Junior, Senior or Master's level student or recent graduate. Applicants must submit an Internship Application, cover letter and resume in order to be considered for a position.
Please note: Interns must make their own accommodation and transportation arrangements. This is an unpaid internship.
Please visit https://zootampa.org/intern-at-zootampa/ for more information.
ZooTampa at Lowry Park 1101 W Sligh AveTampa, FL 33604
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