Join the Six Flags Great Adventure Safari team as an Educator 1. As a part of the animal care team you will provide animals with proper nutrition, sanitary living conditions, and continual care. Primary responsibilities include educating guests about animals and the importance of species survival and conservation.ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:Ability to memorize all safari animal species facts in a timely manner.Stand in zone and talk with guests about the animals in that zone.Perform informal keeper talks to public on and off microphone.Participate in Safari Programs as assigned.Cross train in other areas of Safari including gate guarding, Safari Discoveries, and Camp Aventura.Support our Save an Icon conservation initiative by promoting the program to guests.Participate in supervised education animal training sessions with birds, owls and some mammals based on your understanding of operant conditioning principles.Handle all reptiles based on your understanding of protocols.Write and implement a behavioral approximation plan.Complete area tasks including cleaning and feeding birds, reptiles, hoof stock, or mammals.Maintain a safe and clean environment for both animals and guests.Prepare all animal diets and administer vitamins or supplements.Make daily observations of animals and report any abnormalities to supervisor.Utilize ZIMS (animal records software) and properly input all animal husbandry including diets, weights, treatments, etc.Adhere to all Six Flags and departmental policies.Do the 6! Social distance, wash your hands, cover your cough/sneeze, wear a mask, sanitize often, and have fun!QUALIFICATIONS:Must be 18 years of age or older.Has achieved a bachelor’s degree in Biology, Psychology, or related field.Previous animal experience required.Must be available to work 40 hours a week during the height of the season including holidays and weekends.Outgoing and friendly.Must have a valid driver’s license.Maintain a positive and professional attitude that fosters an environment of teamwork and learning that is respectful of all team members.Able to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities.Must be able to lift and move 50 pounds or more.Able to stand or sit for long periods of time, bend, crouch, or climb.Individuals must be able to work in or around water and be exposed to all outdoor weather conditions.Applicants must have at least one weekend day availability. Open weekend availability preferred. Must be able to work holidays.**In order to be considered for this position, a resume must be attached. If there is not resume attached, your application will not be considered/reviewed.**Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional theme park company with 26 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada. For more than 58 years, Six Flags has entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. With a culture built on safety, service, fun and friendliness, integrity, innovation, and results orientation, our mission at Six Flags Great Adventure is to create fun and thrills for all ages.What’s in it for you?Free food for Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor DayExclusive Rides parties for all employeesScholarship OpportunitiesProfessional DevelopmentComplimentary ticketsIn-Park discounts and more!