Marine Mammal Intern

Job Type: 
Internship
Company Info: 
Dolphin Quest Bermuda
National Museum of Bermuda,
15 The Keep
Sandy's MA 01
Bermuda
Company Website: 
www.dolphinquest.com
Description: 
Come join the Dolphin Quest team in our exciting educational internship program and gain valuable practical experience that will help prepare you for your future. Our interns will explore a multi-faceted marine mammal program in a sub-tropical island ocean environment, beneficial for pursuing a variety of careers involving marine mammals or marine conservation education. This international unpaid practicum is offered at our Bermuda site only and is recognized by many educational institutions towards course credits. There are two sessions available for this Internship program. The session dates are: November 21st, 2022- February 10th, 2023 February 13th, 2023 - May 5th, 2023.
Posting Date: 
09/03/22
Application Deadline: 
11/28/22
Number of Positions: 
1
Requirements: 
The candidate should meet the following criteria in order to be considered. If you have any questions about your qualifications or abilities, please email us. - Be at least 18 years of age. - Be a current college sophomore, junior, senior or above; or be enrolled in a college with the start date commencing within a year. Applicants who have been out of college for more than two years are NOT eligible. - College course work is relevant to the internship (e.g. biology, marine science, psychology, animal science or similar) is required. - Able to read, write and speak fluently in English. - Have strong swimming skills. Able to complete the Dolphin Quest Swim Test. - Physical ability to perform the duties of the internship which includes working outdoors in all-weather elements and ability to lift 50 pounds. - Must be financially responsible for food, lodging and transportation. - Must be able to commit to the entire internship program. Please note the start and end dates of the session to which you are applying.
How to Apply: 
To apply, please visit our website to download an application: www.dolphinquest.com Click on Join Us / Internships A cover letter, resume and letter of reference from one person included on your application will also be required.