Animal Care Specialist - Dolphin

Job Type: 
Job
Company Info: 
Theater of the Sea
84721 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036
United States
Company Website: 
https://theaterofthesea.com/about-us/employment/animal-care-careers/animal-care-employment-internship-application/
Description: 
Theater of the Sea lagoons and lush, tropical gardens are home to dolphins, sea lions, sea turtles, fish, sharks, stingrays, alligators, and birds. Our mission is to provide a wonderful home for our animals while sharing them with visitors in up close and personal shows and interaction programs. Loving and caring since 1946, we are family owned and located in the Florida Keys, half way between Miami and Key West. We are IMATA and AMMPA accredited. Essential Responsibilities: This position includes but is not limited to: - Daily care and training of 6.3 common bottlenose dolphins aged 1 to 40 - Maintenance of common bottlenose dolphin facilities and habitats - Performance of public shows and animal interaction programs with common bottlenose dolphins - Other duties as assigned Assistance with the care of all of the park’s species (dolphins, sharks, rays, sea turtles, fish, crocodilians) may be required and cross-training opportunities may become available.
Posting Date: 
07/06/22
Application Deadline: 
08/15/22
Number of Positions: 
1
Requirements: 
Requested Requirements: - Completed application at: https://theaterofthesea.com/about-us/employment/animal-care-careers/animal-care-employment-internship-application/ - At least 2 years paid experience with marine mammals preferred - Degree in related field preferred
How to Apply: 
Complete application at: https://theaterofthesea.com/about-us/employment/animal-care-careers/animal-care-employment-internship-application/