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Deadline to apply: February 24, 2021 @ 5:00 pm, Pacific Time
Salary: $77,440 - $107,668 annually
The Oregon Zoo is currently recruiting for an Animal Curator to manage our Primate department as we prepare to open our newly constructed chimpanzee habitat, Primate Forest. We will soon be ready to welcome new animals to join our four resident chimpanzees. This Animal Curator will lead our team through those introductions, and will be responsible for managing the team’s animal care programs, including husbandry, staff supervision and training, animal behavior training, and ongoing evaluation of animal care and wellbeing. The successful candidate also will oversee other animal programs at the zoo, working closely with the General Curator and another Animal Curator to distribute animal management duties according to all our curators’ experience, skills and interests.
If you are an effective and engaging leader with extensive experience working with great apes, we hope you will consider joining our team!
At the Oregon Zoo, we hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.
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To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
$77,440 - $107,668 annually
Oregon Zoo4001 SW Canyon RdPortland, OR 97221Phone: 503-797-1570
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