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Wildlife Conservation Society

Wildlife Conservation Society

Reptile House Assistant

Wildlife Conservation Society

Position Description

Department:  Herpetology   

Title:  Reptile House Assistant

Employment Type:  Part-Time

Status:  Non-Exempt

Grade Level:  Hourly

Pay Range:  $11.00 per hour

Reports To:  Curator, Collections Manager, Senior Keeper, Wild Animal Keepers

Schedule:  Sunday and Monday

Hours: Sunday 8:30-5:30 Monday 8:00-5:00

Position Summary

The Reptile House Assistant will assist keepers with the daily tasks associated with the care of the reptile collection in the Reptile House.


Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Preparing and distributing diets
  • Cleaning of animal enclosures
  • Washing dishes
  • Keeping Reptile House work areas clean
  • Live food propagation


  • High School Diploma(College coursework in related field preferred)
  • Interest in Reptiles and Amphibians


  • Bronx Zoo



How to Apply

Wildlife Conservation Society
2300 Southern Boulevard Bronx
Bronx, NY 10460
Phone: 7182205135

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