Friday, April 1, 2011

Dolphin Internship - Dolphin Cove - Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Organization: Dolphin Cove (Cayman) Ltd

Job Title: Dolphin Internship (Unpaid)

Location: Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, BWI

Responsibilities: Dolphin Cove are offering an exiting and engaging internship for those individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in the marine mammal training field.

This internship experience will provide the opportunity to work very closely with Atlantic Bottle Nosed Dolphins supervised by a professional, experienced trainer.

Gaining marine mammal training skills, human care knowledge and first hand experience by assisting with daily husbandry, training sessions, lagoon maintenance and other related duties.

Requirements: Successful candidates should posses a positive attitude, good communication skills, observation and organizational skills and the ability to accept direction, work well with others as part of a team and have an interest and general knowledge in marine life and conservation.

Candidates must commit to a 3-month internship plan, including weekends and bank holidays and must prove they can financially support themselves for an unpaid three-month stay on Grand Cayman.

Dolphin Cove cannot provide accommodation however will advise on available local rentals.

If selected, candidates must also obtain and provide a clean police report and medical insurance coverage.

Application deadlines are posted as follows:

May 1st - July 31st - deadline: April 10th
August 1st - October 31st - deadline: June 1st
November 1st - January 31st - deadline: September 1st
February 1st - April 30th - deadline: December 1st

Contact: Post or email resumes and cover letters for attention of:

Nikki Morrison

Address: c/o Dolphin Cove
9A Garvin Road
P.O. Box #285 KY1-1301
West Bay
Grand Cayman Island


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