Australasian Zoo Positions Vacant

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Australasian Zoo Jobs;

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Hamilton Zoo
Zoo Keeper

Melbourne Zoo
Ectotherm Keeper (Ongoing, full-time)

Melbourne Zoo
Ectotherm Keeper (Full-time, fixed-term)

Melbourne Zoo
Ectotherm Keepers (2 x ongoing, part-time positions)

SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
Assistant Aquarist

SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

Adelaide Zoo
Keeper, Carnivores/Pandas

Dolphin Marine Conservation Park
Marine Mammals Operation

Dolphin Marine Conservation Park
Marine Mammal Trainer

Halls Gap Zoo

Healesville Sanctuary
Wild Encounters Coordinator

National Aquarium of New Zealand
Diver (Aquarist)

Auckland Zoo
Browse Coordinator

Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital
Experienced Senior Veterinary Nurse

Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park

Australia Zoo
Experienced General Zoo Keepers

Wellington Zoo
Veterinary Technician

Hamilton Zoo
Zoo Director


Other Wildlife Related Positions;

Save Vietnamís Wildlife
Field Research Volunteer: Project Marking and Tracking Pangolins

Orangutan Foundation International
Field Construction Volunteers

Camel Tour Guide
Pyndan Camel Tracks


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
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