Avian Intern will be tasked with basic seabird and waterfowl care and husbandry techniques. Intern will assist in the daily care and maintenance of the Center’s Alaskan seabird collection and exhibit. This position also participates in daily educational talks and/or tours. Under guidance of avian staff, the Intern will be trained and expected to perform the following duties:
  • Perform daily animal diet preparations and routine cleaning of seabird exhibits, waterfowl enclosures and work areas.
  • Record daily observations and note the health and condition of the exhibit birds – noting changes in behavior and appearance throughout the breeding season.
  • Work in an outdoor exhibit with moderate to strenuous physical activity, lifting up to 50 lbs.

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