Aquarist Job Description

Working Conditions Aquarium employment as an aquarist is not usually solely focused on fish. Most aquariums include thousands of animals and plants that live an aquatic life. This can include corals, sea lions, birds, reptiles, and crustaceans. An aquarist career … Continue reading

Oil Spill Responder Job Description

Large oil spills such as the Alaska Valdez and Gulf spills make headline news. Once the headlines fade away, most people’s thoughts of oil spills also fade away. However, smaller spills continue to occur without headlines, making oil spill response … Continue reading

Environmental Scientist Job Description

Environmental scientists work within varying branches of community service organizations and government agencies to conserve the local natural areas. Environmental science careers incorporate many other scientific disciplines such as biology, zoology, and ecology into one job. Typically, an environmental scientist … Continue reading

Park Ranger Job Description

Park Ranger Job Duties Within the park ranger job description, park rangers perform a range of duties throughout their careers. These include: • management of the natural habitat using known habitat conservation and restoration techniques • office work that includes analyzing … Continue reading

Wildlife Rehabilitator Job Description

Wildlife Rehabilitator Job Duties Working as a wildlife rehabilitator is one of those jobs in wildlife that will have you working directly with animals. The central goal of a wildlife rehab center is to provide care for sick and injured … Continue reading

Habitat Restoration Job Description

Habitat Restoration Job Duties Habitat restoration professionals work to restore habitat back to its pre-human development state and to conserve habitat. The job duties are highly variable and can include: • controlling and removing invasive plants and animals • working … Continue reading

Wild Animal Caretaker and Zookeeper Job Description

Animal Caretaker and Zookeeper Job Duties Becoming a zookeeper or other wild animal caretaker is certainly a labor of love. As part of the zookeeper job description, zookeepers are generally assigned to a certain section of a zoo, such as … Continue reading