Dartmoor Zoo is currently looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to work within our animal department. You will perform general animal husbandry duties to a very high standard with a wide range of animals including big cats, small mammals, hoof stock and birds. You will play an integral role in training, enrichment and maintenance of the animals and their enclosures.
Three years animal husbandry experience.
An animal related qualification such as ANCMZA or DMZAA.
Be able to assist in veterinary duties.
Hold a full UK driving licence due to location.
Have excellent communication skills.
A good team worker with a positive outlook.
Have reasonable IT skills and a knowledge of record keeping.
Two fixed days off per week.
You will be required to work bank holidays and other specified days for special events.
Work some evenings if required.
Please send your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org