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HOW YOU WILL IMPACT OUR MISSION
The Wildlife Care Associate will support San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance’s mission of saving species worldwide by handling trained exhibit animals used in visitor presentations, public contact and educational programs. This position reports to an Animal Care Supervisor/Manager.
WHAT WILL YOU DO?
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
Desirable qualifications include a Bachelor of Science in biology or other scientifically related field. Knowledge of behavioral enrichment, bird training/handling preferred as well as a broad base knowledge of birds. Additional desired qualifications for this position include excellent public speaking and presentation skills. This position requires the ability to lift moderate to heavy objects (up to 50 pounds). Applicant must be available any of the seven days of the week, including evenings and weekends, and you will work 40 hours. A good driving record and a valid CA driver license is required.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
SOME OF THE PERKS YOU WILL ENJOY AS A TEAM MEMBER
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SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE
SAN DIEGO ZOO WILDLIFE ALLIANCE IS AN EEO/AA/DISABILITY/PROTECTED VETERAN EMPLOYER
At San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance, we thrive on celebrating our differences. Diversity is vital for the benefit of our employees, our guests, our community, and our wildlife.
SDZWA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SDZWA will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ethnicity, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, marital status, parental status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
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San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance2920 Zoo DriveSan Diego, CA 92101Phone: 6192311515
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