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Large Ungulate Keeper

Out of Africa Wildlife Park

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Out of Africa Wildlife Park
Camp Verde, Arizona
Job Category
Full time Positions
$14.50/hr, plus all tips made from daily tours
Last Date to Apply
Out of Africa Wildlife Park is seeking a full-time animal keeper to care for a diverse collection of ungulates. Experience working around large hoofstock is preferred, but not required. Animals include giraffe, southern white rhino, dromedary camel, plains zebra, ostrich, Asian water buffalo, Watusi cattle, fallow deer, Nubian ibex, aoudad, and several species of antelope. Schedule includes weekdays, weekends, and holidays as assigned. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, animal husbandry, diet preparation, habitat maintenance, enrichment, daily upkeep of animal logs, and assistance with veterinary procedures as needed. Experience with operant conditioning is a bonus, with an emphasis on voluntary hoof trims. Approved applicant will also be responsible for conducting educational and entertaining tours among the animals in our natural Serengeti habitat.
Degree in biology, zoology, wildlife management, animal science, or related field is preferred. Applicants must have good observation and communication skills, work harmoniously with fellow staff and supervisors, and be able to work independently. An outgoing, positive personality is essential as the selected applicant will be expected to provide excellent customer service. Background in large animal husbandry and public speaking preferred. Must be able to lift 75 pounds. Out of Africa is an equal opportunity employer. Drug test required upon employment.

Send cover letter, resume and references to:
Jessica Lowthorp: [email protected]
No phone calls please.
Resumes will remain on file and will be reviewed for openings within 6 months of job posting.

Contact Person
Jessica Lowthorp
Contact eMail
[email protected]

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