Job Opening:

POSITION IS NOW FILLED

Animal Keeper

We are looking for a reliable, responsible, and energetic person who is looking to work professionally with reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates.

Part Time: 20-30 hours per week; mainly Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays

(we can be somewhat flexible with the schedule)

Starting pay is $11 per hour

 

Duties Will Include:

-Handling reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates

-Cleaning animal enclosures

-Designing animal enclosures

-Preparing animal food and feeding the animals

-Record keeping

-General cleaning of animal and office areas

Duties May Include:

-Light office work

-Assisting wildlife educators with outreach educational live animal shows at special events in the Mid-Atlantic Region

Qualifications:

Applicants must be highly responsible and able to work without supervision caring for a diverse collection that includes potentially dangerous animals.

Ability to lift 50 pounds and work a physically active job for 8 hours

Experience with and knowledge about reptile husbandry is preferred

Successful candidate will have a clean criminal background and driving record check

Please send your cover letter and resume

Email: reptilesalive@gmail.com