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Audubon Zoo in New Orleans is currently seeking an Assistant Curator of Primates. This position is a mid-level, supervisory position requiring the individual to be an active participant in the routine care, collection planning, and management of a diverse collection of primates, including great apes. The person in this position will have the opportunity to lead this team into the future. A passion for developing staff and a willingness to keep progressing animal programs will be key in this role. Their primary responsibility is with the animals and staff of the Primate section. The Assistant Curator is responsible for maintaining the highest standards that include, but are not limited to animal health, welfare, developing and implementing enrichment and training programs which meet or exceed AZA/USDA requirements, staff scheduling and job assignments, mentoring staff, and maintaining and designing exhibits. The ideal candidate will have a strong team work ethic, communication skills, leadership skills, a passion for conservation, and an enthusiasm for enhancing the guest experience.
The Assistant Curator of Primates will deliver the Audubon Mission by:
Experience and Requirements which includes but is not limited to:
If interested, please apply online at: http://audubonnatureinstitute.org/careers
Audubon ZooNew Orleans, LA
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