- Visit the Aquarium
- Animals & Exhibits
- Fun & Learning
- Aquatic Research
Penguin interns must have a flexible schedule and work 5 days a week 7:30 to 4:00. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Interns will be working with our collection of African penguins to assist with food preparation, vitamin dispersal, record keeping, exhibit maintenance, enrichment, basic husbandry care and feeding of our colony. Interns may also be asked to participate in training, media opportunities and in encounter programs.
If you have questions about the Intern Program, please contact us at (860) 572-5955 ext. 306.
Application packet deadlines:
Spring semester: September 30
Summer semester: January 31
Fall semester: May 31
The student must be enrolled in or recently graduated from college in order to participate. Internships are open to both undergraduate and graduate students. If the student’s college offers credit for internships, it is the student’s responsibility to arrange for the credit.
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