Application Animal Care & Training Internship

If interested please complete this online application.

(You will be required to submit a resume; so, please have it ready. Your resume must be saved as a .PDF file. All other formats will not be accepted.)

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Would you consider the other location, if your first choice is not available*
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What do you perceive is the role of animals in zoological environments?*
What do you think your internship duties will include?*
What makes you feel like you would be a good fit for an Ocean Connections intern or volunteer position?*
What is your availability (start/end date, days of the week/weekend)?*
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Application Submission
Please submit the following documents to be considered for an internship position. Applicants considered for internships will be contacted to begin the interview process. This will include an interview with one of our animal care specialists as well as a performance portion.

  • Internship Application
  • Resume (include two references)
  • Two Professional Letters of Recommendation
    • Must be sent directly to Ocean Connections or submitted in a signed, sealed envelope with your other application materials.

For Credit Internships Only

  • Letter from Sponsoring Professor
    •  Verifies your eligibility to receive college credit

Please send all application materials to:

Ocean Connections
Intern and Volunteer Coordinator
10001 W. Bluemound Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53186

For questions or more information please contact us here.