Full-time Positions

Full-time positions are available for enthusiastic and career-minded animal trainers and educators who want to be a part of an innovative and inspirational team. Applicants for the full-time position must have at least three years of professional animal training/care experience in a zoo or aquarium setting. All applicants should possess excellent communication skills and perform well in a team driven environment. Preference will be given to college graduates or those with equivalent work experience training a wide variety of species, as well as to certified professional avian trainers (CPBT-KA).

Seasonal Positions

Seasonal positions for up to 6 months are available year round. We are looking for motivated and passionate individuals who want to be a part of our fast-paced team. All applicants should have animal training and care experience and enjoy working as a team.

Seasonal positions are paid and can start immediately. Housing is available if needed. Reliable transportation is recommended.

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Applying for Employment

In order to apply for a position with Natural Encounters, Inc, please send a resume and cover letter to Vice President DonnaSue Evans at d.evans@naturalencounters.com. Please include the phrase “Application for Employment” in the subject line.

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