Summer Internships at the Vince Shute Wildlife Sanctuary - The American Bear Association. If you are interested in conservation education, working closely with people, putting in long hours of hard work in all weather conditions, and living in rustic accommodations with no electricity, running water, or telephone, then this internship is definitely for you.
At the end of the day, you will be dirty, you will be exhausted, and you will smile knowing that you have seen things most wildlife enthusiasts only dream about. The American Bear Association is looking for qualified, energetic interns for the Summer 2014 season at the Vince Shute Wildlife Sanctuary in the North Woods of Minnesota. The Sanctuary offers a one-of-a-kind opportunity for the public to view and learn about wild black bears.
Eco-Volunteer Application Interns will help to educate the public during open hours, 5.00pm to dusk every day except Monday. Harmony House for Cats - Eco-Friendly Cageless No-Kill Adoption Center. Become a Volunteer!
Volunteers are needed in many programs that benefit the cats of Harmony House by raising funds, caring for the cats directly and providing a safe and loving environment for every cat. Read over all the opportunities available, and get involved by signing up online today! You will receive an e-mail acknowledging your application and listing the dates for upcoming volunteer orientations. Volunteers must be 18 years or older to participate in most volunteer activities. The Cat Grooming and Socialization Program is currently the only activity open to Junior Volunteers ages of 5 – 17. Harmony House does not accept adults doing court-mandated Community Service Hours. Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum - Jobs & Internships.
Employment Opportunities. PAWS Chicago. Internships & Externships. Internships & Externships. Internships. The Mission of the Chicago Zoological Society is to inspire conservation leadership by connecting people with wildlife and nature.
We live our mission through our core values. Brookfield Zoo Opened in 1934, Brookfield Zoo is managed by the Chicago Zoological Society and is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). The Chicago Zoological Society is committed to developing people’s capacities and competencies, serving as a mentor and trainer, providing experiential learning opportunities to individuals seeking to understand, develop, and establish careers in the fields of zoology and conservation. In fulfilling this role, the Society has a long-standing Internship Program that has been recognized as one of the top programs for college students in the country.
C.E.L.O. offers you: Mentoring and Coaching Training Hands-on, relevant, real experience Please note: Internships and work-study opportunities may not be offered in all areas every term. C.E.L.O. Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Organization: Peoria Zoo (AZA Member) Location: Peoria, Illinois, CountryJob or Internship: Internship Collection Management Internships at the Peoria Zoo will assist Curator of Collections with: Maintaining detailed records on animal training, behavior,reproduction, and genealogy.
The development of the annual Institutional Collection PlanCataloging animal id photos and bio factsOther duties as assignedInternships last for a minimum of 12 weeks, 16 hours per week. All intern program applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:• Completed at least two years of college at an accredited institution majoring in the area in which they would like to be considered. Internships at the ASPCA. Interns are a valued and integral part of the ASPCA.
Our interns’ dedication to animal welfare concerns and their work on various projects are invaluable to our mission! We are committed to the professional development of interns and strive to provide them with a quality learning environment so to they acquire and develop the skills necessary for job placement and advancement in the animal welfare field. Departments that have had successfully participated in the ASPCA Internship program include: ASPCA Animal Hospital (AAH), Adoption Center, Information Technology Group (ITG), Field Investigations & Response (FIR), Cruelty Intervention Advocacy (CIA), Community Outreach, Media & Communications, Social Media, Government Relations, Finance, Internal Audit and Legal.
– Volunteer & Internship Opportunities. Volunteers at Cosley Zoo help with various daily tasks.
Long-Term Opportunities (three months minimum) Interpretive Volunteer Interpretive Volunteers help motivate visitors to appreciate the earth and its wildlife, and to conserve its resources through interacting with visitors, answering questions and explaining exhibits. Training is provided. Treehouse Wildlife Center Internship Page. Fellowships and Internships. The zoo is committed to training young scientists to conduct independent research projects that are relevant to the management and conservation of captive and wild populations.
Several of our staff scientists hold adjunct positions at the University of Illinois and the University of Chicago where they supervise graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Interested individuals should identify the staff member most relevant to their research interests and contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. In addition, the zoo can provide a great “field site” for graduate research projects; for more information on conducting your research at Lincoln Park Zoo, click here. The zoo’s Research Internship program provides unique opportunities for undergraduates and recent graduates to gain research experience on exotic species in a captive setting. Internships are between three months and two years. Recent college graduates are eligible for longer internships when available. Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. Internships & Volunteers Exotic Cat Internship Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge is a no-kill facility dedicated to rescuing abused, abandoned and unwanted big cats.
The refuge is located in NW Arkansas is seeking a full-time, 6 months Intern Keeper. The refuge is a non-profit facility of over 100 rescued exotic cats. Work is often physically demanding. Job Description: Work in a Captive Animal Institution – Responsible for the daily care of Tigers, Lions, Cougars, Black Bears, Black Leopards, African Servals, Bobcats, Rhesus Macaque, and Hoof stock. Compensation: Weekly cash stipend for food. Dates: Fall Position begins: August 15thSpring Position begins: February 1st. Lincoln Park Zoo Internships. Association of Zoos and Aquariums.