Friday, February 12, 2016

Animal Ranger

 Animal Ranger

Tayto Park Zoo, Adventure & Theme Park

Position: Animal Ranger, Two permanent openings, 39 hours per week
Salary €25,800.00 to €26,574.00 per annum, dependent on qualifications and experience.

Tayto Park, established in 2010, is a dynamic zoo, adventure & theme park located in Co. Meath, Ireland and less than one hour from Dublin.

Successful applicants will be experienced animal rangers and have at least five years full-time experience working with a variety of taxa, including big cats.  Education to include English and biological science. Applicants who hold the Diploma in the Management of Zoo and Aquarium Animals (DMZAA) or equivalent degree would be preferred.

You must be enthusiastic, hard-working, team player with sound knowledge of the conservation and education roles of zoos. Candidates must deliver a high standard of animal husbandry, welfare and care of the animals in their given sections.  Experience with ZIMS, record keeping, nutrition, enrichment and public speaking are desirable.

Closing Date of the Application is 29th of February 2016

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