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Two supervisory positions that involve direct animal care, supervision of staff, and management of assigned animals and facilities. The successful candidates will be adaptable and be able to work within the framework of a small municipal zoo.
Some species involved include Rhino, Giraffe, large Cats, Primates, Sloth, Flamingos, Chinese alligators, Parrots, other birds and reptiles.
Examples of duties include:
The position requires: Bachelor of Science degree in Biology or related field; a minimum of three years of progressively responsible paid experience in a professional zoological institution; good physical condition, and the ability to work both independently and with other employees. Will consider an equivalent combination of education and experience to provide the desired degree of proficiency.
Must present a positive professional image of the City of Lufkin and the Zoo to members of the public.
This position is an essential service position, and will be required to provide services during emergency situations. This is a full-time position with benefits and opportunities for professional growth and development. The position involves working on weekends and holidays. Starting salary is $35,679.32 annually. This position is exempt for overtime. Employees are required to contribute 7% (pre-tax) to the retirement fund through payroll deduction.
Excellent benefits package. See more information about City of Lufkin employee benefits at https://cityoflufkin.com/services/employee_benefits.php
Submit the following 3 documents: resume, cover letter, and completed application. Apply online at https://col-it-test.formstack.com/forms/application. The position is listed as ELLEN TROUT ZOO – Collection Manager. Please also upload your cover/letter resume or email them separately to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Candidates must be able to be present for on-site interviews.
Ellen Trout ZooLufkin, TX
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