Job Postings

Conservation Coordinator: Marine Species & Ecosystems, Global Center for Species Survival -Indianapolis Zoo

Posted: 23 September 2022 | Full-Time 

The Indianapolis Zoo and the IUCN Species Survival Commission have partnered to create the Global Center for Species Survival, operated from within the Indianapolis Zoo and are looking to hire a Conservation Coordinator: Marine Species and Ecosystems. 

Head of Finance – Dartmoor Zoo

Posted: 19 September 2022 | Full-Time | Plymouth, United Kingdom

Dartmoor Zoo is looking for an experienced and skilled Head of Finance.

Lead Elephant Keeper – Zoo Zürich

Posted: 15 September 2022 | Full-Time 

Zoo Zürich is looking to hire a lead elephant keeper, responsible for an attractive guest experience and for cutting edge animal husbandry in the elephant department. 

Communications Coordinator (Maternity Cover) – EAZA

Posted: 15 September 2022 | Full-Time | Amsterdam, The Netherlands

EAZA has an exciting vacancy for a Communications Coordinator to join their team for a maternity replacement of six months starting from 5 December 2022. The position will be based in Amsterdam.

Funding Coordinator – EAZA

Posted: 15 September 2022 | Full-Time | Amsterdam, The Netherlands

EAZA is looking for a Funding Coordinator to join their team based in Amsterdam. The Funding Coordinator will have the remit of generating income to support the existing and future strategic directions of EAZA. The successful candidate will build on existing, and develop new, initiatives in order to achieve defined targets. Draft propositions, EU and other grant applications and assessment of existing and new funding partnerships will be part of the work. They will also be responsible for managing the relationship with Corporate Members of EAZA.

Project Manager for Conservation – Zoo Leipzig

Posted: 7 September 2022 | Full-Time | Leipzig, Germany

Zoo Leipzig is looking for a Project Manager for Conservation to support their conservation and eco-management team.

Assistant Curator, Dublin Zoo

Posted: 6 September 2022 | Full-Time | Dublin, Ireland

Dublin Zoo is looking to hire an Assistant Curator to join their team. This is a key appointment and the successful candidate will have the required experience necessary to help Dublin Zoo maintain and improve its standing in the world zoo community.

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Bear and Vet Team Director – China Bear Rescue Centre, Animals Asia

Posted: 5 September 2022 | Full-Time | Xindu District, Chengdu, China

Animals Asia has an exciting opportunity to work in their bear sanctuaries in Chengdu, China as the Bear and Vet Team Director. 

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Veterinarian – Perth Zoo 

Posted: 31 August 2022 | Full-Time | Perth, Australia

Perth Zoo gets hands-on in wildlife conservation, at home and beyond our borders. This is what makes us one of the world’s best inner-city zoos. One simple vision inspires and directs our work – a world where diversity of species and habitats is secure.

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Veterinarian (Multiple Positions) and Temporary Veterinarian – Toronto Zoo 

Posted: 31 August 2022 | Full-Time | Toronto, Canada

Looking for a career with a dynamic organization that is committed to protecting wildlife? Toronto Zoo is interested in dedicated individuals who are positive, enthusiastic and passionate about wildlife conservation and protecting our planet.

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Specialist Marsupial Keeper – Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten 

Posted: 29 August 2022 | Full-Time | Stuttgart, Germany

The Wilhelma in Stuttgart is a scientifically managed zoological and botanical garden with approximately 11,000 animals representing 1,200 species. They are looking to hire a Specialist marsupial keeper position (f/m/d).

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Zoo Director – Loro Parque

Posted: 12 August 2022 | Full-Time | Tenerife, Spain

Loro Parque is looking for a Zoo Director to oversee the zoological operations.

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Curator – Poema del Mar Aquarium 

Posted: 4 August 2022 | Full-Time | Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

The Poema del Mar Aquarium is hiring a curator who will be responsible for the aquarium, ensure the proper functioning and maintenance of the aquarium facilities and marine species.

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Zoo Nutritionist – Loro Parque 

Posted: 2 August 2022 | Full-Time | Tenerife, Spain

Loro Parque is hiring a Zoo Nutritionist, who will be responsible for the animals’ diets and for evaluating the food, making sure it is fresh and of high quality.

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Vice President, Animal Health – Shedd Aquarium

Posted: 17 July 2022 | Full-Time | Chicago, United States 

Shedd Aquarium seeks an outcome driven leader and compelling communicator to serve as its Vice President, Animal Health.

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Veterinary Officer – ZSL 

Date Posted: 29 June 2022 | Full-Time | London and Whipsnade Zoo, United Kingdom

ZSL is looking for two Veterinary Officers who will report to the Head of Wildlife Health Services and will support the health and welfare of all animals in ZSL collections, predominantly as a clinician working at both zoos.

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Chief Conservation and Science Officer – Texas State Aquarium

Date Posted: 27 June 2022 | Texas, United States 

Texas State Aquarium is looking for a Chief Conservation and Science Officer that will serve as Director of the Texas State Aquarium Institute for Wildlife Conservation.

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