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It is the responsibility of the Zookeeper Supervisor to supervise, assign, schedule, review and participate in variety of ABQ BioPark services, activities and operations, including the work of staff responsible for the care and maintenance of a variety of zoo animals; ensuring work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; perform the more technical and complex tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility; provide highly-responsible and complex staff assistance to higher level management staff of the ABQ BioPark.
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Preferred Skills & Abilities
Minimum Education, Experience And Additional Requirements
Education and experience directly related to the minimum requirements below may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in zookeeping, animal science, or biology; and
Two (2) years of experience in any combination of the following areas:
exotic animal husbandry
arthropod rearing; and
To include one (1) year of supervisory or lead experience.
Experience working in an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accredited facility preferred.
Possession of a valid New Mexico Driver's License, or the ability to obtain by date of hire.
Possession of a City Operator's Permit (COP) within six (6) months from date of hire.
All applicants must apply on line at www.cabq.gov
ABQ BioPark903 Tenth St SWAlbuquerque, NM 87102
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