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Position Opening

Aquarium is seeking a full-time, temporary Aquarist.

The ABQ BioPark Aquarium is seeking a full-time, temporary Aquarist. This position is hired through a staffing agency, not the City of Albuquerque, and has a two year maximum. The job is 40 hours per week.


Job duties include preparing diets and feeding fish, scrubbing algae, doing water changes, cleaning and maintaining aquariums and other projects. Applicants who are SCUBA certified are preferred.


A degree in science, biology, ecology or a related field is preferred but not required.


Experience working with fish and aquariums is a plus but mainly we are seeking a motivated person who has a great attitude and is a team player, eager to learn.


Rich Lerner, Curator of Fishes, at 505-848-7133 for more information and how to apply.