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The Birmingham Zoo is currently seeking Seasonal Animal Care Professionals (ACPs) for the Trails of Africa Department.
The primary responsibility of our seasonal team members will be for the daily operation of our Kiwanis Giraffe Encounter. This position will work directly with members of the public in a guest interaction set up. This position ensures that guests have a positive experience when feeding our giraffe. Activities in this position will include presenting to the public in an environment that is educational, entertaining, safe, and serves to further the mission of the Birmingham Zoo.
Additionally, this position will have the opportunity to assist with and observe the daily husbandry and care of our other species in the department such as southern white rhinoceros, eastern bongo, ostrich, plains zebra, white storks, and several species of duiker. Cross training opportunities may present themselves to shadow or assist in other sections, as needed.
Preferred Start date: March or April
Seasonal Position Available: 5 months
Some flexibility in range of seasonal position dates, ask for more details
Some experience preferred
Please apply on our website: www.birminghamzoo.com, About Us, Employment.
Birmingham Zoo, Inc.2630 Cahaba RoadBirmingham, AL 35223Phone: 2058790409
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