Animal Care- Aquatics Spring Internship


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Thu Sep 01, 2016 - Wed Mar 01, 2017


1 Aquarium WayNewport, KY 41071


Assists Aquatic Biologist Mentor with their husbandry responsibilities in an unpaid capacity. May assist other biologists as needed and assist in the water quality lab. There is no monetary compensation for this position.

Application fee: $20 once accepted for position and must submit a reflection paper at the end of the internship.

Must give a small 3-5 minute presentation to professional staff about what was learned during the internship.

Minimum of 150 hours (over 15 week period). Schedule is usually Mon - Fri 8:30am - 4pm (a few weekend/evenings as needed)

Must have proof of being current with tetanus vaccination.

Have fun while inspiring our guests to discover, explore, enjoy and protect our aquatic world.

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Make sure to submit a cover letter, resume, and copy of transcripts


  • Environmental Education
  • Aquarium Maintenance
  • Animal Care / Handling

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training

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