Australasian Zoo Positions Vacant

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Australasian Zoo Jobs;

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Wellington Zoo
Animal Care Team Leader Herbivores and Birds

Adelaide Zoo
Keeper Presenter

Melbourne Zoo
Life Sciences Manager, Trail

Sydney Zoo
Food Preparation Supervisor

Mogo Zoo
Commissary position

Sydney Zoo
Horticulture Crew Member

Melbourne Zoo
Education Officer

Australia Zoo
Experienced Reptile Keeper

Australia Zoo
Experienced Veterinary Nurse

National Aquarium of New Zealand
Diver/Aquarist (several positions)

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Leaf Collection and Koala Keeper

Healesville Sanctuary
Life Sciences Manager Visitor Engagement & Exhibits


Other Wildlife Related Positions;

None currently advertised


Education & Courses;

None currently advertised


For links to other advertised Zoo positions from outside the Australasian region, please go to the Overseas Zoo Vacancies Links page of the AZK web site.

International Zoo vacancies can also be found listed at Peter Dickinson's ZooNews Digest web page or by joining ZooBiology.

Zoology & Wildlife Sciences Internships Abroad
Check out this website which currently has postings from 141 organizations offering a total of 315 Intern Abroad programs.








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