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Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is northeast Indiana’s largest tourist attraction, hosting more than 600,000 guests annually. The zoo is consistently named one of the nation’s Top Ten Zoos for Kids by national media outlets and is a conservation leader, contributing annually to local, regional, and international efforts to protect wild animals and habitats. The zoo cares for more than 1500 animals and participates in 63 cooperative species survival plans.

Associate Veterinarian

Applications are being accepted for a full-time Associate Veterinarian.

The Associate Veterinarian is a professional clinical veterinary position that works along with the Head Veterinarian to provide medical and surgical care for the zoo's animal collection, including emergency services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This position assists with other veterinary, research, and conservation programs, as well as other zoo operations as required.

Doctor of veterinary medicine degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school and valid Indiana veterinary license are required. One year of clinical zoological veterinary experience or completion of a veterinary internship is preferred. This is a full-time, exempt position requiring availability for at least a 40-hour work week year-round. See for a full job description.

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Application Deadline: December 9, 2022

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Phone: 260-427-6800
Fax: 260-427-6820

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