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Job Title: Seasonal Program Animal Keeper
Department: Program Animals and Birds
Reports to: Assistant Curator of Birds and Program Animals and Lead Keeper of Program Animals
FSLA Status: Non-Exempt
Job Status: Seasonal
Job Purpose: This is a seasonal, 40 hr/wk, position that is responsible for providing show support to our free flight bird show within the Program Animal department. This position reports to the department’s Lead Keeper and Curators. This is an entry level position. The amount of bird handling will be directly related to prior experience, however learning opportunities for the less experienced candidate will be abundant. This seasonal position runs from approximately April 10, 2017-Sept 5, 2017
Essential Duties and responsibilities:
High School Diploma required. In pursuit of, or in possession of, a Bachelor’s degree preferred.
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 open to the public 363 days out of the year, therefore, all positions at Zoo Atlanta may require employees to work some weekends, holidays and evenings.
•Deadline to apply is March 31st
•Send a Resume and Cover Letter to Rebecca Bearman at firstname.lastname@example.org in word or PDF.
•Please title documents as “LAST NAME cover letter” and “LAST NAME resume”
•Applications that do not follow the above instructions will not be considered
Zoo Atlanta800 Cherokee Ave SEAtlanta, GA 30315
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