Manager Life Sciences
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Working Monday to Friday
Would you like to be part of achieving the vision to be the world's leading zoo-based conservation organisation? Is helping to recover species like the Eastern Barred Bandicoot and Orange-bellied Parrot important to you? Zoos Victoria is seeking a Life Science Manager (LSM) within the Life Science Department at Werribee Open Range Zoo.
Accountable to the General Manager of Life Sciences, the LSM leads and manages an animal husbandry team. If you are interested in working in a close-knit team looking after the operations of the Life Sciences Department while having direct accountability for the leadership of the team, this could be the opportunity for you.
Zoos Victoria is seeking an individual who:
• Possess a high level of management and leadership experience.
• Excellent people skills.
• Can work independently as well as in a team environment.
• Will be a positive change agent with the ability to inspire and motivate staff, develop and implement innovative programs, including training and enthuse staff to embrace new approaches.
• Will support the development of their team to ensure our vision to be the world's leading zoo-based conservation organisation is realised.
The selection criteria is included in the attached position description.
Please submit a maximum 2-page cover letter, and resume by clicking on the"Apply"link below.
For further information, contact Russel Traher, General Manager Life Sciences Werribee Open Range Zoo; (03) 9731-9641.
Work Type: Full Time
Applications Close On: 29/05/2014 23:59
Click HERE to apply