Join the Altina Team
Work Experience/Placement Program
At Altina Widllife Park we offer a Work Experience/Placement program. Student's are advised to only apply if they have a genuine interest in working in the Zoo industry as applications will be screened by Management. For more details on what to expect at Altina during work experience/placement as well as to apply, please click HERE, print the application and complete as directed. Please Note: The 'Apply Online' below is NOT for Work Experience/Placement applications, all applications sent via 'Apply Online' will be denied.
No Applications will be accepted after 30th September for the current year.
Prior to recruiting staff all applicants are“screened” by Managing Directors and progress through a series of interviews to allow for the best possible candidate to be given the opportunity to join our team.
Regardless of permanent position availability we will continuously consider Volunteer applicants on their merits. Please feel free to attach your details at any time if you are interested in gaining valuable experience at Altina. We welcome any high school student wishing to do their one week work placement/experience at out park, if interested please apply and supply your preferred dates.
FULL TIME GARDENER
Gardener/Park Grounds Labourer wanted for immediate start. This position is for full time employment of 40 hours per week. Daily hours will be 8am-4pm with some overtime where required.
Must have previous experience, be able to work alone, have an eye for detail, posses a current driver’s license, practice good time management skills, be respectful and tolerant with regards to animals and have the ability to organize and structure daily duties.
Duties Include: maintenance of grounds and grassed areas; tree planting; weeding; mulching; fertilizing; spraying; pruning; irrigation/watering; maintaining equipment in a satisfactory, safe and workable condition; and any other general duties directed by the Supervisor.
Personal Qualities: ability to work with minimum supervision, work as a team member, excellent communication skills, ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
If you are interested in the above position and feel you would be an asset to our team, please fill in the details below and attach your letter of application and resume or alternatively mail to the address provided.
CLOSING DATE: 5pm Friday 7th July 2017
VOLUNTEER - Must be available at least 1 day per week for a minimum of 3 months.
Altina is always looking for fun, animal loving volunteers to join our team. Duties will include; basic animal handling, cleaning and basic maintenance of enclosures, food preparation etc. Hours are 8am-4pm.
Prior animal experience is necessary.
To apply please fill out the online form below and attach your resume. Thank you
Watch this space for vacant position availability or if you wish to submit your CV for upcoming positions please fill out the details below and attach your resume.
Alternatively applications may be mailed or delivered to:
Altina Wildlife Park
Griffith NSW 2680