Zookeeper – Bicheno

Farming, Animals & Conservation

Job Description

East Coast Nature World is seeking and experienced Zookeeper to join their team in Bicheno.

This is a great opportunity to live and work on Tasmania’s beautiful East Coast and to join our team who are passionate about sharing environment and conversation messages to our visitors.

Nature World Zookeeper position – Casual with opportunity for permanency.

Key essential Criteria:
* Cert 3 in captive animals/ zoo keeping (or similar)
* Demonstrated experience in zoo keeping, and relevant husbandry techniques.
* Excellent time management and customer service skills to ensure successful delivery of keeper talks and animal visitor interactions
* Ability to work well within a team environment as well as work independently at times with minimal supervision.
* Ability to carry out your duties in a safe manner whilst ensuring the safety of your team members and public.
* Manual drivers licence

Desirable skills and Experience:
* Experience working with Native animals, Dasyurids, Wombats.
* LR bus licence
* Chainsaw licence
* Experience in general practical maintenance abilities, and use of powered hand tools, and landscaping equipment.
* Computer literacy

To apply send your resume to Ward Totham at ward.totham@bodec.org.au