Animal Care Internship Application We offer Animal Care internships in four departments during the Spring/Summer internship program, and each department has a limited number of positions. Please select your first, second, third, and fourth position preferences for the animal care internship. Please note that while we take preferences into consideration, we cannot guarantee placement with your first or second choice.First Choice*Select First ChoiceAnimal Ambassador & Reptile InternshipBird Keeper & Training InternshipPrimate Keeper InternshipHoofstock Keeper InternshipSecond Choice*Select Second ChoiceAnimal Ambassador & Reptile InternshipBird Keeper & Training InternshipPrimate Keeper InternshipHoofstock Keeper InternshipThird Choice*Select Third ChoiceAnimal Ambassador & Reptile InternshipBird Keeper & Training InternshipPrimate Keeper InternshipHoofstock Keeper InternshipFourth Choice*Select Fourth ChoiceAnimal Ambassador & Reptile InternshipBird Keeper & Training InternshipPrimate Keeper InternshipHoofstock Keeper Internship Have you ever applied to work, intern, and/or volunteer with Southwick's Zoo or EARTH Ltd?*Yes, I have previously worked or interned hereYes, I have applied but have not worked or interned hereNoIf yes, when and what position?*When and what position did you apply for?* Name* First Last Email* Phone*Age*School*Year in School*FreshmanSophomoreJuniorSeniorGraduatedGraduation Date (year only)*Please enter your expected date of graduation or the year you graduated.Major/Minor*Current GPA*Date available to start*Internship end date*Availability* Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Please specify any time restrictions for the days you are available.I have successfully completed coursework in:*Please select all college level courses you have completed. Hold ctrl to select multiple items.Research MethodsWildlife Management/Animal CareGeneral BiologyConservation BiologyAnimal BehaviorGeneral ZoologyEcologyEducationPsychologyStatisticsCodingData AnalysisCommunicationsPlease list any additional relevant courseworkAre you earning college credit for this internship? If so, how many hours do you need to complete? What type of documentation will you require?*How did you learn about our internships?*Southwick's Zoo's websiteSocial MediaResearching zoo internshipsFrom a former zoo internOtherIf other, please provide more information.*What would you like to learn in your internship?*What kind of responsibilities do you expect to have in this internship?*What concerns do you have (if any) about completing your internship?*Will you have reliable transportation?*YesNoIf not, please explain.*Will you require vacation time?*Do you have any experience working with children and/or adults? If yes, please explain.*Do you have any experience with public speaking? If yes, please explain.*Do you have any animal care experience? If yes, please list types of animals you have experience with and the context of care (e.g., lab, zoo, petsitting, etc.)*Do you have any experience with positive reinforcement training? If yes, please explain.*Please list past or present membership in any zoological, conservation, humane, or related organizations.Please list any special skills or abilities that you think would benefit the zoo. Please upload your resume (including three references) and cover letter. Documents must be pdfs which may be separate or combined into one document.* Drop files here or Accepted file types: pdf. Please note that incomplete applications will not be accepted. WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT I am fully aware of the potential hazards of human health from handling, treating, and caring for animals and I accept the risk of these hazards voluntarily. I will indemnify and hold harmless Southwick’s Zoo and its employees for any loss or injury that may result from my voluntary handling, treating, and caring for animals, whether caused by negligence of the releasees or otherwise. Electronic Signature*Date* This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.