For more information and to apply please see: Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Rescue InternTime commitment: THREE Full Days Per Week (8:00am - 6:00pm)Marine Animal Rescue responds to calls to provide medical treatment for whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals and sea turtles. Established in 1968, the Marine Animal Rescue Team has responded to thousands of calls providing medical treatment to stranded, injured and diseased marine animals throughout the New England coastal region. Interns provide support for Rescue staff in all aspects of the program. Responsibilities: A significant amount of cleaning is required in order to maintain the hospital environmentFollow standard quarantine protocolsFood preparation and feeding of animalsRestraining animals for treatments and injectionsMonitoring behavior and health of animalsMaintaining records including water quality, daily food intake, swim charts and treatment sheetsInterns may have the opportunity to assist with necropsies and help with animals in the fieldQualifications: Previous animal handling experienceMust be in good physical condition and able to lift 50 poundsMust be able to perform significant cleaning tasks dailyMust be able to work independently and as part of a teamMust be at least 18 years of age and have access to a carNote: This internship is extremely competitive; pay close attention in addressing all of the position requirements and qualifications in your cover letter. This position is not available for January term.Required Events:Orientation (takes place prior to first training or shift with department)Meet and GreetTwo Professional Development LunchesPresentationIntern CelebrationExit Interview For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website at the external link provided. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.