Gumbo Limbo Nature Center’s Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility is accepting applications for our college internship program. This position will begin May 2020, and is open to current students and recent graduates. Deadline for application submission is March 1, 2020. This is a part-time, paid internship under Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Inc. Housing is not provided.
Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility interns promote the mission of Gumbo Limbo Nature Center through education, conservation, and rehabilitation. Duties will include assisting staff in the daily operations of the Rehabilitation Facility, and learning the skills required to rehabilitate sea turtles.
Daily responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: food preparation, tank sanitation, facility upkeep, and visitor interaction. Interns will also learn to assist staff with medical treatments and surgical procedures. All interns are expected to complete an independent project that contributes to the mission.
Details can be found at www.gumbolimbo.org/sea-turtle-rehabilitation-internship