Trainee Elephant Keeper
Colchester zoo has an amazing opportunity for the right candidate to join its team of dedicated elephant keepers.
We are recruiting for a trainee position working with 1.3 African elephants under the direct supervision of our senior elephant keepers.
The ideal applicant will have worked for a minimum of one year in a recognised zoological institution and preferably have experience of working with pachyderms. It is expected that you will have been awarded the DMZAA or equivalent.
This is a full time position working 40 hours per week and applicants are expected to work to a flexible rota as necessary to include weekends and Public holidays.
The candidate will have a clean full UK drivers licence.
Closing date for applications is: 6th Apr 2018
Please submit an up to date CV, your covering letter and a completed Colchester Zoo Employment Application Form which you can download HERE
To: firstname.lastname@example.org and marked for the attention of the Curator.
Independent International Zoo Consultant