The role of this position is to work under general direction as an effective member of the section team providing the highest level of care, husbandry and health monitoring to a broad range of section taxa in the Perth Zoo collection.
This position supervises a team of Technical Officers to ensure that the objectives of the section are met. The position also assists the Curators in implementing Zoo policies and procedures to maximise the welfare of animals within the Perth Zoo collection and ensure safety and wellbeing of the section staff.
Bukit Tigapuluh Wildlife and Ecosystem Protection Program
Perth Zoo is one of the largest funding partners of the Bukit Tigapuluh Wildlife and Ecosystem Protection program, led by the Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS) in Sumatra, Indonesia. The program aims to protect the unique ecosystem and wildlife of Bukit Tigapuluh. A suite of community development, education, wildlife protection and related projects occur in Bukit […]
Perth Zoo Tiwest Night Stalk
The concept for the Great Australian Marsupial Night Stalk was developed by Perth Zoo in 1999. It has run every year all around Australia since then. In 2008 the Tiwest Night Stalk program grew to include all species’ sightings – birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.