Carnivore Keeper

Mogo Zoo

Mogo Zoo is based on the South Coast of New South Wales. The Zoo has a large carnivore and mixed carnivore collection. In the collection we have snow leopards, lions, Sumatra tiger, serval, meerkats and red pandas. We are looking for an enthusiastic carnivore keeper to join our dynamic team, experience with carnivore is essential. This role also requires the carnivore keepers to assist with processing and preparing of meat for the carnivores.  The successful candidate should have a sound knowledge on training and conditioning and a passion for enrichment as well as good presentation skills. A cert 3 in captive management or similar qualification would be desirable. The position will require you to work weekends with days off during the week.

Experience

  • Minimum of three years working within a captive facility with large carnivores 
  • Training and conditioning skills
  • Enrichment 
  • Presentation skills 
  • Working within a small team 
  • Good problem-solving ability 
  • Basic maintenance skills
  • Meat processing is desirable 
  • Cert 3 in captive management or similar 

 

Please note that you have to be a resident or have a work permit to work within Australia.

Please send your CV to careers@mogozoo.com.au  Application closed by close of business on the 16th of Oct 2019. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closure date you have been unsuccessful in being shorted listed.