Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Hoofstock Keeper

Hoofstock Keeper

Position duration: Full Time

Hours: 40+ a week
Salary: Dependent on experience

Vacancy Description:

An exciting opportunity to join one of Wales’ leading tourist attractions at Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo in the heart of Pembrokeshire. The role will be based predominantly on the hoofstock section of the Zoo, working with a range of species including giraffe and zebra, but will include training and cover on all sectors. Responsibilities include all aspects of animal care, including daily cleaning and feeding regimes, upkeep of animal records and the maintenance of hygiene standards across all Zoo facilities and enclosures.

The successful candidate will need a pro-active approach to team work, and should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, with a positive, can-do attitude. A full driving licence is essential, with qualifications to degree level in Zoology or a related subject also desirable. The successful candidate will have a proven experience, a minimum of 1 year, of working in a Zoo or Safari Park, and within strict standard operating procedures. Welsh speaking and/or use of chainsaw would also be advantageous.

Applicants must be flexible in their working hours and willing to work weekends/Bank Holidays.

Closing Date: 19th December 2014

Applications via CV and Covering Letter to:
Recruitment, Folly Farm Leisure Ltd, Begelly, Kilgetty, Pembs. SA68 0XA.

To Apply click HERE

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