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Curator : Animal Collection

Rhino & Lion Nature Reserve Curator :Animal Collection. Reporting to the Conservation Manager of the Reserve: *Daily Operation of Animal Collection including food orders, medicine orders and finance*Enclosure Management and Maintenance *Proper Animal Record Keeping *Management of nutrition and compilation of dietary requirements *Butchery Control and management thereof *Maintain veterinary medical records and compiling of various reports. *Implement and drive a comprehensive Preventative Medicine *Program for the animal collection *In the company of animal attendants, to perform daily and routine checkups on all the animals of the zoo including general inspections of the animals on the reserve. *To supervise the hygienic preparation of food and ensure the correct discharge of food items. *To ensure the most hygienic storage of all food items*To ensure proper rodent and general pest control *To make recommendations for the proper housing of animals including shelters *Staff Management. Minimum Requirements *Experience required in working with wild animals in captivity *Be in possession of a relevant BVSc or related qualification. *Five years' experience in veterinary and conservation management*Computer literate in the MS Office range, Email and Internet able*Driver"s license is essential Salary to be discussed. Email CV to Closing date: 13 June 2019

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