Dedicated zookeeper, comfortable caring for a wide range of domestic pets, from dogs to aquatic animals. Develops lasting ties with pets and pet owners. Animal services professional passionate about promoting animal health and extending the lives of beloved pets. Zookeeper adept at managing the administrative side of animal care. Diligently answers emergency calls and dispatches animal care technicians to various areas in St Louis.
Animal shelter volunteer
Vet tech background
Upbeat and energetic
Associate Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist
Life-long pet owner
Strong attention to detail
Strong written and verbal communicator
Works well outdoors
Valid [State] driver's license
Intern , 01/2010
to 01/2011 St Louis Zoo – St. Louis MO-IL
Developed curriculum for [course].
Presented at [conferences].
Worked hands on with the animals
Went to classes provided by the zoo
shadowed different zookeepers
Bachelor of Science: Zoology ,
2009 Zoo School - Phoenix,
Training: Trained at the St Louis Zoo for one year. Shadowed multiple different Zookeepers within different areas of the zoo.
Interned at St Louis Zoo and attended Zoo College.
Being a Zookeeper is so much more than a job for me: it's my passion. I've trained and studied extensively to pursue this passion and feel like I have so much to offer to the St Louis Zoo. Beyond my enthusiasm and dedication, I also have a solid background in zoology and animal care.