Hours: 37.5 over 5 days
Work Pattern: Weekend and evening work will be required.
SeaQuarium Weston is looking to recruit an exciting and unique position of Aquarist. If you have a passion for aquatic wildlife and want to join our friendly team, this is the position for you.
An Aquarist is a varied role which incorporates the day to day care and husbandry of our displays. You will also be responsible for conducting health checks and daily maintenance of systems. Not only is the welfare of our animals paramount, you will also be responsible for delivering educational talks to school groups with presentations and talks at feeding times for our guests.
Other duties will include monitoring the quality of water, record keeping and ensuring that stock levels and orders are complete.
In addition to your demonstrable experience in an aquarium or zoological environment, you will be an individual who can provide exceptional customer service, can deliver engaging talks to guests and adhere to policies.
As well as benefiting from working in a rare location, you will also receive some great benefits. In addition to expanding on your current skills, you will receive an allocation of free tickets to enjoy with your family and friends which can also be used at West Midland Safari Park. That's not all, you also receive a discount card which gives discounts in selected locations on these sites but can also be used at various shops and websites including the cinema, restaurants and high street shopping.
Previous experience within aquariums and / or a zoological industry.
Application Deadline: Friday 8th June 2018
To apply for this position applicants are to visit www.seaquarium.co.uk/weston/careers and follow the on screen instructions. Please attach your CV.