Animal Care Fellowship


(30.671701,-96.34383)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

P.O. Box 5971Bryan, TX 77805


About

Roles and Responsibilities

A local wildlife educational organization specializing in environmental education and raptor handing is seeking a highly reliable Animal Care Fellow to assist with the daily care and husbandry of wildlife and live food stock. We are looking for an individual who loves working with and caring for animals, has experience in husbandry of poultry and rodent populations, and has interest in wildlife care and management. Our organization focuses primarily on educational outreach and connecting people with nature. We are looking for someone who can assist our team in maintaining our wildlife enclosures and ensuring each of our animals gets the best care possible.


The Animal Care Fellow will:

  • Work with the Facilities Director to provide daily feeding and enrichment for wildlife ambassadors
  • Maintain and Develop the ongoing care and husbandry of local food stocks
  • Work to ensure the facilities equipment and enclosures remain functional and safe for animals

In addition, this position will regularly assist in the following responsibilities as time permits:

  • The training and handling of educational raptors and other wildlife ambassadors
  • Presentation of wildlife at public events
  • Various other tasks as requested by the Director

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Must be 18 years or older.
Must have a reliable form of transportation
Experience in general animal care
Friendly, hard-working personality

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

1+ years’ Experience with raptors, rats, quail, or pigeons
1+ years in animal science or similar field

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Public Speaking
  • Environmental Education

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-10 hours a week

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