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Texas State Aquarium

Husbandry Assistant - Fish/Herp

Take your career to new depths and put your skills to work in a one of a kind setting by becoming a part of the premiere aquarium showcasing the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. The Texas State Aquarium provides high quality, entertaining programming through education, conservation, and wildlife rehabilitation. We strive to provide our guests with an exciting, educational, and memorable experience.

The Husbandry Assistant for the Fish and Herpetology department will assist in delivering seven daily programs to our guests in the Gulf of Mexico building and the Caribbean Sea. Husbandry assistants will provide proper care and preparation of diets to reptiles, amphibians, fish, and invertebrates. They will assist in the maintenance and disinfection of the food preparation area and walk-in freezer and contribute to the maintenance and cleanliness of the wet area. The Husbandry Assistant will observe animal behavior and report unusual/abnormalbehavior to supervisor, take part in entering data into TRACKS, and enter exhibits by use of SCUBA equipment to clean exhibitry, provide animal care, and/or feed.

Experience Required

Any combination of education and experience would likely produce the required knowledge skills and abilities. Public speaking experience is a plus.

Further Comments

Seasonal Opening

How to Apply

Please apply online at www.texasstateaquarium.org!

Texas State Aquarium
2710 North Shoreline
Corpus Christi, TX 78402
Phone: 361-881-1200

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