Australasian Zoo Positions Vacant

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Australasian Zoo Jobs;

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Snakes Downunder Reptile Park and Zoo
Senior Zoo Keeper

Hunter Valley Zoo
Senior Australian mammal, bird keeper and volunteer co-ordinator

Kyabram Fauna Park
Wildlife Park Manager

National Aquarium

Zoos SA

Wellington Zoo

Position description

Melbourne Zoo
Veterinary Hospital Team Leader

Healesville Sanctuary
Locum Veterinary Nurse

Werribee Open Range Zoo
Locum Veterinarian

Healesville Sanctuary
Locum Veterinarian

Healesville Sanctuary
Veterinary Resident

Wellington Zoo
Animal Care Team Leader, Carnivores

Position description

Orana Wildlife Park
Animal Keeper

Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium
Assistant Aquarist

Orana Wildlife Park
Experienced Animal Keeper, Exotic Mammal Section

Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital
Veterinary Nurse

Billabong Sanctuary
Crocodile Presenter

Oakvale Wildlife Park
Senior Keeper, Reptiles & Birds

Position description


Other Wildlife Related Positions;

Department of Conservation
Takahe/Kakapo Ranger

Priam Psittaculture Centre Research & Breeding
Bird Keeper 


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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