Busch Gardens Tampa: Animal Research Internship

Busch Gardens Tampa Animal Research Intern (Summer 2016)

Applications are due by March 1, 2016.

Requirements and Competencies

  • At least two years of an undergraduate program with coursework in biology and/or nutrition
  • Able to communicate clearly and professionally, both verbally and in writing
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Able to work independently
  • Must have valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, and be able to meet Busch Gardens’ driving guidelines
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Duration: 11 weeks (Summer Semester)
Primary Responsibilities

  • Conduct behavioral and/or nutritional research with animal collection
  • Collect and process feed and fecal samples
  • Data entry
  • Work with research staff to analyze and report data and findings
  • Present scientific findings to zoo staff and guests
  • Additional duties as required
  • Training will be provided

IMPORTANT: To apply, please submit

  • A brief cover letter describing your research interests
  • A current resume
  • A copy of your transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable).

To preserve formatting, you may submit these documents to dani.limbach@buschgardens.com.  However, the online application must still be completed in order to be considered for this position.
Additional Information

Date Posted: February 17, 2016                   Date Removed: March 1, 2016

Department: Zoological                                 Reports To: Zoo Management

Salary: $8.85                                                  Position Type: Seasonal

Recruiter: Dani Limbach                               Posting:  3258

Relocation Provided: No


If interested, please apply online at www.myDiscoveryInfo.com,

Applications are due on March 1.

Busch Gardens Tampa Summer Research Internship 2016