Saturday , February 24 2024

Wildlife Conservation Jobs – Farm Associate

Website Wildlife Conservation Society

Job Description:

Zoo Associates – Domestics provides excellent guest experience, maintain the safety and security of the animals, ensure the cleanliness of the exhibit and surrounding areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in daily projects
  • Will conduct observations on domestic and non-domestic animals for health or behavioral changes and report such to a senior/supervisor.
  • Daily exhibit preparation, feeding, watering and cleaning/disinfecting of holding areas for non-domestic animals.
  • Perform safe, proper and humane care of assigned animals according to established protocols or under the direction of the appropriate senior wild animal keeper and /or the supervisory/curatorial staff.
  • May assist in animal husbandry under the direction of a supervisor or senior keeper.
  • This includes but is not limited to cleaning enclosures, feeding, watering and grooming small domestic animals.

Job Requirements:

  • Current negative TB test (Proof must be shown upon onboarding)
  • Ability and willingness to work weekends, holidays, evenings and special events as the schedule demands.
  • Must be fluent in reading, writing, and speaking English. Multilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Pursuing degree in animal science a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Dependability and reliability

Job Details:

Company: Wildlife Conservation Society

Vacancy Type:  Temporary

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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