Senior keeper – Manor Wildlife Park
• Working with a diverse range of animals, covering all areas of animal husbandry.
• Engaging with members of the public and carrying out one-to-one animal experiences.
• Delivering talks and presentations.
• Record Keeping.
• Assisting with the training and development of staff.
• Routine maintenance and cleaning of animal enclosures.
• Assisting with the preparation of approved diets and carrying out the correct feeding procedures
• Ensuring that safety and emergency procedures are followed at all times
Key Skills & Requirements:
• 3 year’s experience working as an animal keeper as part of a zoological collection.
• Enthusiastic and highly motivated.
• Excellent team worker with excellent communication skills.
• Diploma in the Management of Zoo Animals and Aquaria (DMZAA) or similar qualification.
• Experience working with big cats (desirable)
• Full UK driving license (desirable).
• Firearms License (desirable)
This is a full-time position working 40 hours per week.
Pay will be dependent on experience and will include other company benefits.
Please apply on-line by sending your CV with a covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Independent International Zoo Consultant