Job Overview


About the Agency

The Smithsonian Institution values and seeks a diverse workforce. Join us in "Inspiring Generations through Knowledge and Discovery."


  • Contributes to the creation of an overall environment for collection animals, which ensures the health and welfare of the specimens and provides an enriching and memorable experience for the visiting public.
  • Performs a variety of duties requiring specialized skills that ensure the proper care, feeding, exhibition, and propagation of a collection of exotic large carnivores.
  • Assists with the daily care and feeding of assigned animals.
  • Performs duties involved in the receipt, inspection, storage, inventory, preparation, and issuance of food and dietary supplements, forage, and bedding materials.






Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No