Full time vacancy
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a customer orientated and highly motivated person to join the management team at Dinosaur Adventure, one of Norfolks premier visitor attractions.
The Animal Manager will be responsible for a team, overseeing care and management of our animal collection and the daily operation of the Animal Garden. They will lead by providing excellent customer service, offering a professional and efficient
approach and working with the Park Manager to progress the department.
They will also be required to act as Park Duty Manager on a rota basis.
The successful candidate will have previous experience of managing and motivating a team in an animal care related setting. Practical animal husbandry and handling experience with a range of species is essential. The collection comprises domestic breeds, small herds of native deer, wallabies and reptiles.
This is a managerial position involving a significant amount of administrative work so experience with MS Word, Excel and Database Management are essential, as is some business acumen.
Flexibility is a key factor as the Park is open 7 days a week and you will be expected to work some weekends and Bank Holidays. This is a permanent position, with an average minimum working week of 40 hours, offering a salary of £19,000pa. A criminal records check will be carried out for this role.
How to apply:-
Please apply by completing our application form, which you will find online at www.dinosauradventure.co.uk, and send it with a covering letter and CV to:-
Adam Goymour, Park Operations Manager,
Dinosaur Adventure, Weston Park, Lenwade,
Norwich, Norfolk, NR9 5JW
or e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
You will also find a copy of the job description on our website for your further information
The closing date for applications is Friday 20th January 2017, with first interviews taking place w/c 23rd January 2017 and second interviews w/c 6th February 2017.