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Lubee Bat Conservancy is an international non-profit organization dedicated to saving bats and their habitats through research, conservation, and education, with a focus on children and community engagement.
Lubee is seeking self-motivated and energetic individuals interested in gaining experience in the animal care field. Interns will learn animal husbandry for bats and reptiles alongside professional animal care staff.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The intern will make his or her own housing arrangements in the north central FL area.
We will work with your college/university to offer college credit, however it is your responsibility to arrange this. We will provide any documentation or testing your school requires for credit hours.
TERM OF APPOINTMENT:
This is a 14-week internship starting in October through January (with the option of extending for longer if desired). This internship includes Lubee’s Annual Bat Festival to be held on October 22, 2022 which interns are required to work. Interns should be able to devote 40 hours a week (5 days a week 8:00AM-4:00PM). Applications are due by 11:59 PM on August 19th, 2022.
Exceptions to session dates and hours may be made in order to coordinate with university and/or work schedules.
This is an unpaid internship. College credit is offered if desired.
Please send resume, cover letter, and two professional or educational references to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line reading Internship. Applications are due by 11:59 PM on August 19th, 2022.
EARLIER START DATES ARE AVAILIBLE - if intersted please state in email with application
Lubee Bat Conservancy1309 NW 192nd AveGainesville, FL 32609Phone: 352-485-1250
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