Zoo Keeper: Central Zoo (Part-Time)
Applications are being accepted for a part-time Zoo Keeper in Central Zoo. The Zoo Keeper performs work necessary to provide basic daily animal care for zoo animals, ensures appropriate animal welfare, and performs husbandry practices such as operant conditioning, enrichment strategy, and assisting with husbandry and enclosure furnishing design. This position is responsible for the daily husbandry of the zoo’s ambassador animals, including small parrots, snakes, turtles, lizards, amphibians, hedgehogs, rats, ferrets, guinea pigs, and rabbits. This position also assists with presenting animal-themed programs on zoo grounds to children and adults. A Bachelor’s Degree in an animal-related field and one year of experience in a zoological setting are preferred. Click here for a full job description and application.
This is a part-time position requiring availability for up to a 29-hour work week year-round (including evenings, weekends, and holidays).
To apply: submit cover letter, resume, and application by mail: Zoo, Attn: Employment (Zoo Keeper: Central Zoo), 3411 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808; deliver to zoo office 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday; or email to email@example.com.
Application Deadline: Friday, December 21