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The Potawatomi Zoo is a 23-acre zoo located in South Bend, Indiana, United States. The zoo is run and maintained by the Potawatomi Zoological Society, but is also still remains city owned. Founded in 1902, it is the oldest zoo in Indiana. It features over 500 animals and is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. The zoo has over 200,000 visitors each year.
The Potawatomi Zoo is seeking a qualified individual to fill a full-time Animal Keeper position. The successful candidate will have the skills and competency to perform normal keeper duties as needed in the assigned areas. This individual will be responsible for carrying out all aspects of daily animal care and husbandry for a diverse collection of animals. A strong commitment to team work, professionalism, and excellence is required.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near potentially dangerous animals, moves around mechanical parts and works in all types of weather conditions. The employee frequently works in precarious places and the work requires considerable walking, prolonged standing and working outdoors in adverse weather conditions.
Specific vision abilities required in this job include vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Please submit resume to Jami Richard, Curator of Animals at firstname.lastname@example.org
500 S Green Lawn Ave
South Bend, IN 46615
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