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Butterfly Pavilion

Lepidopterist

Position Summary: Support and assist the Director of Animal Collections in oversight of the Curatorial Department flight houses (Wings of the Tropics, Butterflies at Chatfield and Gardens on Spring Creek), butterfly acquisitions and preserved collection. Is responsible for all aspects of quality and maintenance of transient animal collections including but not limited to staff oversight, animal acquisition (purchasing/collecting), animal maintenance and husbandry, animal exhibitry, and record-keeping. Will assist Director of Research and Conservation in oversight of conservation projects (Colorado Butterfly Monitoring Network, Sumatran butterfly house, Monarch SAFE, among others).

Experience Required

Qualifications/Experience: Possesses a degree in biological field or study, Master's degree preferred. 3+ years experience working with invertebrates/butterflies or animals in a zoo, museum, or similar facility is desired.

Perks

Full Benefits (Medical/Dental/Vision, ST/LT Disability, Life Insurance, Vacation/Holiday/Sick Pay, 401(k) + Matching)

Salary

$40,500

How to Apply

How to Apply:
Butterfly Pavilion is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages people of all backgrounds to apply for open positions and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or veteran status.
 
Applicants must submit a Resume and Cover Letter to the following link:
 
Position is open until filled.
 
No phone calls or drop in's please.

Butterfly Pavilion
6252 W 104th Ave.
Westminster , CO 80020
Phone: 303-469-5441

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