Work at the Zoo

ANIMAL KEEPER – PRIMATES

This role is a temporary position working a two day week including weekends and Bank Holidays for Maternity cover.

Candidates should have at least 2 years previous experience of working in a zoo environment.

You will be responsible for maintaining high standards of animal care and welfare, assisting in all aspects of management and husbandry, whilst ensuring safety standards are adhered to.

The successful candidate will be highly motivated, flexible and committed, with a good knowledge of the conservation and educational roles within zoos, and excellent communication skills to interact with visitors, which will include meet and greets and keeper experiences.

Must be reliable and have a good timekeeping and attendance record.

Shared accommodation may be available if required.

A current driving licence will be an added advantage.

The ideal candidate will have the DMZAA qualification or similar.

To apply for this position please send your full CV and covering letter to: admin@dudleyzoo.org.uk

Or Mandy Lloyd
Office Manager
Dudley Zoo & Castle
Castle Hill
Dudley DY1 4QF

Closing date for applications : Tuesday 31st May 2022.

Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.