CuriOdyssey offers two 6-month volunteer internships with the Wildlife Department. This program offers practical, on-the-job experience working with invertebrates, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals, along with exposure to zoo careers. We look for interns who can maintain a high level of personal motivation and a positive attitude by demonstrating enthusiasm and high energy for each project they take on. Responsibilities include animal husbandry, diet preparation, record keeping, animal enrichment development, and public speaking. (See full description in the Employment section of this website.)
Commitment: Interns volunteer 24 hours a week (three 8-hour days) for 6 months.
To apply: Interested applicants should send a resume with cover letter and references to Eunice Hui, Lead Keeper, CuriOdyssey, 1651 Coyote Point Drive San Mateo CA 94401. Or e-mail to ehui (at) curiodyssey (dot) org. Deadline: October 31, 2013.