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Animal Care Assistant (Marine Mammals)

Texas State Aquarium
Corpus Christi

Texas State Aquarium is seeking internship workers. The Animal Care Assistant (Marine Mammals) job vacancy was initiated on May 2, 2024, and it will end on May 30, 2024. Since the employer does not disclose the salary, you may have room to negotiate during the hiring process. The current job posting is for a role in Corpus Christi, but the company is open to considering applications from candidates who reside outside of the area and meet the following requirements. The job site for this position is at Corpus Christi , TX , Corpus Christi , TX.

Texas State Aquarium

Animal Care Assistant (Marine Mammals)

Take your career to new depths and put your skills to work in a one of a kind setting by becoming a part of the premiere aquarium showcasing the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. The Texas State Aquarium provides high quality, entertaining programming through education, conservation, and wildlife rehabilitation. We strive to provide our guests with an exciting, educational, and memorable experience.

Responsibilities include but are not limed to:

  • Enter exhibits by use of SCUBA equipment to clean exhibit, provide animal care, and/or feed
  • Assist in the preparation of food according to established procedure. 

  • Assist in the cleaning and maintenance of utensils and equipment used to feed and care for animals.

  • Assist in facility maintenance of the animal areas.

  • Perform water quality duties.

  • Enter Data into TRACKS.

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  • Complete animal behavioral observations and report abnormalities to supervisor. 

  • Adhere to all governmental/AZA policies regarding acquisition, husbandry, records, and animal health.

Experience Required

Any combination of education and experience which would likely produce the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Valid Texas Driver's license with insurable record. SCUBA certification required.

How to Apply

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Texas State Aquarium
2710 N Shoreline Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78402

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