[MARMAM] MBA Sea Otter Research and Conservation Animal Care Internship Posting

Brandi Katz BKatz at mbayaq.org
Thu Dec 27 15:11:13 PST 2012


Sea Otter Research and Conservation - Unpaid Animal Care Intern

Organization:  Monterey Bay Aquarium
Location:  Monterey, CA, United States
Job or Internship:  Internship

The Monterey Bay Aquarium's Sea Otter Research and Conservation program is seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals to assist SORAC staff with the care for and release of sick, abandoned, or injured sea otters.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, daily care and feeding of sea otters in a rehabilitation setting, maintenance and cleaning of animal tanks and enclosures, and computer data entry.  Interns may also assist with the tracking of released otters and the administration of medicine to sick otters.  Qualified applicants must be able to work in a team environment, must be able to work independently without direct supervision, and must have good communication skills.

Requirements:

*         6-month commitment of 24-32 hours each week.  (Extension beyond the first 3 months dependent upon performance review by SORAC staff.)

*         Ability to lift 50 lbs.

*         Proof of current tetanus vaccination

*         Valid driver's license

*         Willingness to work a set schedule, weekends and holidays as assigned

Preference will be given to applicants who have at least 2 years towards a college degree in a biology-related field and to those who have previous animal care experience.

For more information and to apply, email: bkatz at mbayaq.org<mailto:bkatz at mbayaq.org>




Brandi Katz
Sea Otter Research and Conservation Volunteer Coordinator
P 831-648-4866       F 831-648-4989


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Monterey Bay Aquarium
886 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
www.montereybayaquarium.org<http://www.montereybayaquarium.org>
Our mission is to inspire conservation of the oceans.





Brandi Katz
Sea Otter Research and Conservation Volunteer Coordinator
P 831-648-4866       F 831-648-4989


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Monterey Bay Aquarium
886 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
www.montereybayaquarium.org<http://www.montereybayaquarium.org>
Our mission is to inspire conservation of the oceans.


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