Primate Keeper

Mogo Zoo

Mogo Zoo is based on the South Coast of New South Wales. We have an array of primates ranging from Great apes to different types of Callitrichids. Our primate section is divided into four rounds and we are looking an enthusiastic keeper that has the flexibility to work across the four rounds. The successful candidate must have a good sound knowledge of primates and experiences working with them.

The successful candidate should be keen to help develop our training and conditioning programs within the section as well as having a passion for enrichment as well as having 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

  • Experience working with primates in a captive facility 
  • Training and conditioning skills
  • Enrichment
  • Presentation skills
  • Working within a small team
  • Good problem-solving ability
  • Basic maintenance skills
  • Cert 3 in captive management or similar

 

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 short listed.