• Husbandry Assistant

  • Texas State Aquarium
    Job Description

    Take your career to new depths and put your skills to work in a one of a kind setting by becoming a part of the premiere aquarium showcasing the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. The Texas State Aquarium provides high quality, entertaining programming through education, conservation, and wildlife rehabilitation. We strive to provide our guests with an exciting, educational, and memorable experience.

    The Husbandry Assistant for the Marine Mammal department will assist in:

    • preparation of food
    • cleaning and maintenance of utensils and equipment used to feed and care for animals, and exhibit maintenance
    • perform daily marine mammal presentations
    • assist trainers with dolphin and otter training sessions
    • perform other duties as assigned
    Job Requirements: 

    Any equivalent combination of education and experience to be able to perform the essential functions of the job would meet the education and experience criteria. An Open Water SCUBA certification is required for consideration. Must pass a swim test.
    This position offers an attractive benefits/vacation package including a 100% employer paid health plan, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, and 403(b) retirement plan with a 100% match of the first 5% contributed.

    If interested in applying, submit your application through our website https://www.texasstateaquarium.org/careers/. Applications submitted through any other website, fax, or email will not be viewed. 

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