The New York Aquarium is seeking a Wild Animal Keeper/aquarist to work with marine and freshwater fishes and invertebrates within the designated quarantine spaces – Wet Lab, Conservation Hall Outer Wet Lab, Tunnel Holding, and Aquatic Care Facility.  This position will work with another keeper, and report to Animal Department Supervisor.The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of invertebrate and teleost Husbandry. Experience must include understanding of filter operations and life support systems, aquarium maintenance, water quality and disease recognition. Applicants must also possess the ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Applicants must be willing to work Saturdays, Sunday

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