Have you always had a passion for marine mammals? Is it your dream to work with dolphins on a day-to-day basis? Then Dolphins Plus might just be the place for you to chase your passion. Check out our Careers page to see what positions are available. Many of our current staff and trainers began their journey as visitors to Dolphins Plus.
Guest Services Specialist
We have full time permanent positions with benefits included within our Guest Services team as well as part time positions available. As a member of the Dolphins Plus team we take pride in the high level of quality service we provide to our guests and clients. Ideally you should have retail sales and phone experience as well as a high level of guest service experience. For prompt confidential consideration, qualified candidates may apply online or in person at our Bayside location.
Dolphins Plus, Inc. is recruiting for a Veterinary Fellowship position beginning February 2018 for a one year position, however pending on the applicant dates can be flexible. The qualified candidate will become an integral part of our medical team, caring for 19 Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins and 2 California Sea lions at two locations in the upper Florida Keys. In addition to working with these amazing animals, the position will also involve study related to animal nutrition, small exotic medicine, and wildlife rehabilitation.
Applicants for the fellowship should be graduates of an AVMA accredited veterinary college or ECFVG certified. All applicants should possess or be eligible for a valid Florida state veterinary license. The Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Fellow is also required to have a minimum of 1-2 years prior experience in domestic animal, exotic animal, or zoological/aquatic medicine.
- A cover letter/statement reflecting your future career goals in aquatic and zoological medicine
- A current transcript from veterinary school
- A current curriculum vitae.
- Three letters of recommendation (these can be sent in a pdf format via email)
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Dolphins Plus, located in Key Largo, is committed to the conservation and protection of marine mammals worldwide through our active involvement in research, extensive education and outreach programs, involvement with and support of local marine mammal stranding organizations, and powerful, daily interactions with the general public. We are an active member of the research community through the submission of peer-reviewed publications, participation at national and international scientific conferences, and the support of undergraduate and graduate research projects and applied scientific training. Dolphins Plus also has an extensive education program designed to promote a greater understanding of marine science, marine mammal and ecosystem conservation, and environmental stewardship. These programs include a broad range of classes, including activities and lesson plans designed for children, continuing education programs for Florida teachers, career guidance workshops, and university level (undergraduate and graduate) coursework and instruction.
Dolphins Plus is now accepting applications for the position of Education Associate. This 3-month, paid, seasonal position will run from mid May 2018- mid August 2018. Pay will be $1600/month (no benefits).
The primary responsibility of the Education Associate is to assist the Assistant Director and Director of Education with the education programs at Dolphins Plus, including but not limited to: curriculum/program development, all summer camp programs, and visiting school groups. The Education Associate should have a strong passion for education and working with children of all ages, as well as adults and teachers. The Education Associate should also have some experience with teaching, including practical training, excellent communication and time management skills, some familiarity with the Sunshine State Standards, a strong proficiency in the use of educational tools and software (e.g. PowerPoint and Microsoft Word), and a sense of creativity. Preference will be given to candidates who possess current first aid and CPR certifications.
To apply, please send a statement of interest, application, two letters of recommendation, and resume to Marylou Wright, Assistant Director of Education @ Dolphins Plus: Marylou@dolphinsplus.com . The application deadline is March 15th , 2018. Additional details regarding how to apply are included in the application file.
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