Australasian Zoo Positions Vacant

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Australasian Zoo Jobs;

To help support this service, if you apply for one of the positions below please mention that you saw it advertised on the Australasian Zoo Keeping web site.

National Aquarium of New Zealand
General Curator

Wellington Zoo
Animal Care Team Leader of Reptiles and Invertebrates

Tasmania Zoo
Primate Keeper

Billabong Sanctuary
Head of Mammals Department

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium
Senior Penguin Keeper

Altina Wildlife Park
Zoo Keeper/Tour Guide or Trainee

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Animal Training, Presentations & Encounters Officer

Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital
Veterinary Nurse

WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
Vet Nurse, Australian Fauna

National Zoo and Aquarium
Experienced Keeper

Australia Zoo
Experienced Zoo Keepers

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast

Healesville Sanctuary
Senior Veterinary Nurse

Zoos SA
Casual Veterinary Nurse

Wildlife Habitat
Experienced Casual Wildlife Keeper

D'Aguilar Wildlife

Brooklands Zoo
Keeper, Exotic Mammals

WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
Trainee Zookeeper

The Rookeepers
Wildlife Presenter / Zookeeper

Monarto Zoo
Plains-wanderer Keeper

Monarto Zoo
Casual Keepers

Monarto Zoo
Primate/Lemur Keeper

Australia Zoo
Experienced Zoo Keeper, Large Animals

Butterfly Creek
Team Leader, Animals

Kyabram Fauna Park
Wildlife Keeper

SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s
Assistant Penguin Keeper

Natureland Zoo
Position description


Other Wildlife Related Positions;

None currently advertised


Education & Courses;

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary short courses
Animal Training & Conditioning
Cooking on Country: Food Adventure
Planting for Wildlife

Aussie Wildlife
Advanced Aussie Wildlife
Insight into Vet Nursing
Australian Mammals: Our Backyard Buddies


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
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