Organization: San Diego Zoo
Location: San Diego, CA, United States
Job or Internship: Job
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**San Diego Zoo Global is a smoke-free workplace**
Deadline to apply: Thursday, June 28, 2012 by 9:30pm Pacific Standard Time.
(Union Position) $19.00-$20.70 per hour.
" Put Your Passion for Wildlife to Work"
This position requires broad knowledge and experience with husbandry and propagation techniques for a diverse group of reptiles and amphibians. Responsible for all aspects of daily animal care. Applicants must have experience in the handling and maintenance of venomous snakes, an example of which would be at least 2 years experience. Husbandry experience with crocodilians and aquatic turtles desirable but not required. Skills needed include maintenance of exhibit/facilities, data collection, record keeping, exhibit fabrication, handling and restraint techniques and participation in research projects. Public speaking skills are required for educational presentations. A Bachelor's degree in biology or related field is desirable. Applicants must be available any of the seven days of the week, approximately 40 hours per week. (Extended 6/20/12)
One of the essential functions of this position is the ability to drive a SDZ Global vehicle. If you are offered employment in this position, you will be asked to authorize SDZ Global to access your current driving report through the DMV’s Employer Pull Notice Program. Your hiring for this position will be contingent on SDZ Global receiving an acceptable driving report from you. In addition, your continued employment in the position will depend on you maintaining an acceptable driving record. You may obtain a list of conditions that disqualify a person from driving an SDZ Global vehicle from a Human Resources Representative.
To apply and for more job information applicants must go to our web site: www.sandiegozoo.org/jobs. Deadline: June 28, 2012.
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