(last car admitted into the preserve at 4:00PM)
(last car admitted into the preserve at 4:30PM)
Lion Country Safari accepts employment applications for all departments. Please visit our office during normal business hours (9:00 – 5:00 every day) and fill out an application, or fill out an online application for one of the job openings listed below. After choosing a position, you will have the opportunity to fill out an application online.
The Wildlife Hospital at Lion Country Safari is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of a full-time Certified Veterinary Technician. Located in Loxahatchee, Florida (just west of West Palm Beach in Palm Beach County), Lion Country Safari is a diverse zoological park, which is home to almost 900 animals. The park boasts a 320-acre drive through preserve, that allows non-domestic hoof stock, rhinos, ostriches, and lions (in their own exhibit area) to roam freely. Individual islands are home to siamangs, gibbons and chimpanzees. Additionally, a variety of avian species, small ruminants and reptiles are on display and provide interactive experiences with the guest in our walk-through portion of the zoo. Our facility also includes a water park, small rides for children, a boat ride, miniature golf, a restaurant, and gift shops.
Lion Country Safari Mission Statement: Be a leader in animal care, conservation, and education to inspire people through connections with wildlife in a fun, family-friendly environment.
General Job Description
Under Veterinary supervision and reporting to the hospital manager, the Certified Veterinary Technician’s duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Lion Country Safari requires Veterinary Technicians to be eligible for Certification in the state of Florida within 6 months of hire.
Lion Country Safari is located in South Florida and the majority of procedures are performed in the field, which requires the Certified Veterinary Technician to load/unload vehicles with equipment on a regular basis.
· Zoological/exotic animal experience preferred
Please email or mail cover letter, resume and contact information to:
Amber Landacre, CVT, RVT, LVT, BS
Lion Country Safari Hospital Manager
2003 Lion Country Safari Rd
Loxahatchee, FL 33470
West Palm Beach, FL
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