We have a rare opportunity for a qualified veterinarian to join our Marine Savers team. The perfect chance
to develop niche skills in sea turtle care, whilst working alongside our established team of dedicated marine biologists.

The Role

  • Manage our Turtle Rescue Centre/s; on-call for rescue and first-aid (surgery and amputations).
  • Develop diet plans; clean & maintain the rehab tanks and lagoon enclosure.
  • Conduct research on ‘Buoyancy Syndrome’; order medications and develop our facilities.
  • Connect with rescue centres inter/nationally; continue our ‘Flying Turtles’ program.

The Ideal Candidate

  • BSc/MSc/PhD in Veterinary Science, with experience in sea turtle pathology, surgery and rehabilitation.
  • Knowledge and experience in tropical marine biology preferred.
  • Confident written/spoken English (extra languages desirable); sociable, creative, adaptable.
  • Computer literate; confident swimmer; physically fit non-smoker (able to lift 20kg).