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Wildlife Presenter / Zookeeper / Animal Keeper

Advertiser: The RookeepersMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
29 Aug 2019
Melbourne, CBD & Inner Suburbs
Work Type
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Conservation, Parks & Wildlife

The Rookeepers delivers educational presentations in schools and kindergartens throughout Victoria with a huge range of Australian animals such as snakes, dingoes, koalas, crocodiles.. the list goes on.

The successful applicant will be required to start from base in Mount Egerton and drive to Melbourne most days to deliver programs within schools. They will also be required to help out with daily husbandry of animals.

What are we looking for?

- Auto or manual Drivers Licence ( over the age of 21 )

- Working with children check (can apply for this)

- Police Check (can apply for this)

- Bubbly Confident personality

- Preferred degree in science/zoology/conservation

- Preferred experience working with animals

- A grade public speaker is a must (List Experience if available)

Do NOT apply if you don't live in Victoria or have no experience.

- Must be flexible with shifts

Please do not apply if you do not match the criteria.

Hours ( 30+ hours per week)

Working hours will vary and some days you will be required to start at 5am, other days you could be required to work events at night, please also think about the distance you would have to travel each morning to base before you apply.


To apply please email a cover letter and resume us.

The successful applicant is to start training immediately. 

To find out more about our programs visit our website at

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • Do you own or have regular access to a car?

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