Responsibilities will be to assist Lead Aviculturist and Project Manager in production of Masked Bobwhite for reintroduction, including: daily care of ~300 captive Masked Bobwhite, including feeding, veterinary care, disease surveillance, data entry, cleaning, and basic facility maintenance throughout year; egg collection, incubation, care for chicks, etc., from May through September. May also include transporting birds to Arizona for release, habitat restoration efforts at release areas, and radio-tracking released birds.
BS degree. Aviculture or bird care experience preferred. Upon satisfactory performance and pending personnel needs, Intern could be eligible for Aviculturist position after completing internship.