This is an entry level internship working with exotic animals.
Feed and care for exotic zoo animals and clean and maintain animal enclosures. Involves: Prepare regular and special diets to feed animals. Feed and water animals. Clean, disinfect and maintain cages, enclosures and exhibit areas as needed. Maintain safety of animals. Monitor animal health and well being. Report animal illness or injury to appropriate staff.
Comfortable with speaking to public.
Requires mobility within a zoo environment. • Work outdoors in TEXAS heat, rain and cold. • You must be able to lift 50+ pounds, climb ladders and lots of walking. We are a NON-Smoking facility and drug free facility.
-High School Diploma OR currently enrolled in college seeking a biology, zoology or wildlife & fishery degree OR College students who have completed their degree.
-You must provide your own housing and transportation.
-INTERNSHIP ARE OFFERED YEAR AROUND!
Internships are a minimum of 12 weeks with 3-4 days a week(8 hours) required.
Please submit you resume and an intern application will be sent for you to complete.