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As a child, did you enjoy going to the zoo? Do you have a fascination with elephants, hyrax, wild dogs, okapi, colobus, guenon, and mongoose? Did your love for mammals inspire you to learn more? As a Mammals II Animal Care Specialist for San Antonio Zoo, you would be responsible for the day-to-day care of these beautiful animals. Do you want to be part of a dynamic nonprofit organization that focuses on educating young minds and securing a future for wildlife? If so, please read on!
We are a year-round operation; this position requires a flexible schedule to work weekends, holidays, and occasionally after hours for special assignments. Our Mammals Animal Care Specialist is 40 hours a week, and the compensation for this position is $12.50.
We offer solid benefits after 3 months of employment, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and paid time off (PTO) accrual after 4 months. Fun perks include discounts on entry, food, and merchandise!
A DAY IN THE LIFE AS AN MAMMALS II ANIMAL CARE SPECIALIST
As an Animal Care Specialist with our Mammal II department, you will perform a wide variety of tasks related to providing proper handling, care, maintenance of animals, exhibit areas, buildings, enclosures, shelters, and service areas. The Mammals II is responsible for ensuring suitable medical treatments of zoo animals following instructions of Zoo Veterinarians, daily cleaning and maintenance of animal enclosures and service areas.
You must be fully committed to San Antonio Zoo's mission to create awareness that inspires action to care for the wildlife we steward and the animals we protect. You take pride in knowing your hard work makes a difference in wildlife conservation.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR MAMMALS II ANIMAL CARE SPECIALIST
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All future zoo crew, please apply at sazoo.org and complete our application.
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San Antonio Zoo3903 N St Mary's StreetSan Antonio, TX 78212Phone: 2107347184
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