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HOW YOU WILL IMPACT OUR MISSION
The Wildlife Care Specialist will support San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance’s mission of saving species worldwide by overseeing all aspects of the safe care and handling of an assigned wildlife collection. This position reports to the Lead or Supervisor.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
A minimum of two years working in a fulltime paid position with large cats and bears in a zoological setting. Additional experience with a variety of wild animals is desirable. Husbandry and behavioral knowledge, a basic understanding of operant conditioning, and the care and feeding of wild animals. Safety practices around wild animals are required. Guest interactions/ public presentations are required. The qualified candidate is expected to be a team player and have good communication skills. Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekdays, evenings, weekends, and holidays. This position requires the successful completion of a Physical Abilities Test.
SOME OF THE PERKS YOU WILL ENJOY AS A TEAM MEMBER
Hourly Rate: $23.57
Apply directly through SDZWA Career page:
San Diego Zoo Wildlife AlliancePO BOX 120551San Diego, CA 92112
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