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Job Title: Keeper I
Position Posted 1/2017
Department: Elephants, Mammals
Reports to: Lead Keepers and Curatorial Staff
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Job Status: Full-time
Job Purpose:Zoo Atlanta is currently expanding its keeper staff and we are looking for enthusiastic applicants to join our team! The Elephant Team, part of the Mammal Department, cares for two female African elephants, warthogs, and meerkats. It’s an exciting time to join the Zoo Atlanta team as we anticipate breaking ground on our Grand New View expansion this year which includes a new elephant barn and expanded habitat. We are seeking an experienced keeper to add to our team. Animal keepers are responsible for animal husbandry (including training and enrichment) and maintenance of exhibit, holding and public areas of the assigned department. This person will directly report to the area manager.
WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Therefore, the employee may be required to perform other reasonably related duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor or other management. The company reserves the right to revise or change job duties as business requirements dictate. It is mutually agreed that this job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.
Zoo Atlanta is an EOE and provides a Smoke-free and Drug-free Work Environment
To apply for this position, please go to our website: zooatlanta.org/About/Careers
Zoo Atlanta800 Cherokee Ave SEAtlanta, GA
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