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Advertised on: 12 May 2022


Mandai Wildlife Group is dedicated to caring for the planet and protecting animals and nature. Conservation education is intrinsic in all interactions with the Group, to inspire action for a healthier world.

 

Mandai Wildlife Group is the steward of Mandai Wildlife Reserve, a unique wildlife and nature destination in Singapore that is home to world-renown wildlife parks which connect visitors to the fascinating world of wildlife. The Group is driving an exciting rejuvenation plan at Mandai Wildlife Reserve, adjacent to Singapore’s Central Catchment Nature Reserve, that will integrate five wildlife parks with distinctive nature-based experiences, green public spaces and an eco-friendly resort.

 

Mandai Wildlife Group advocates for biodiversity, contributes leading wildlife research, develops innovative solutions to promote living sustainably, and collaborates with conservation partners in Singapore and Southeast Asia.

 

The Group provides funding and in-kind support to Mandai Nature for conservation work across Southeast Asia.

 

Mandai Global, an entity that is part of the Group, will establish and operate new lines of business anchored in creating positive outcomes for nature and wildlife.

 

Main duties and responsibilities:

·       Assists veterinarians with treatments and care of the animals within the collection including anaesthetic monitoring, surgeries and diagnostic imaging in the hospital as well as in the field

·       Assists with ward husbandry duties (den set-up, preparation of food, feeding, cleaning, patient observation)

·       Assists with basic laboratory duties and field sedations

·       Provides first aid and critical care monitoring of the patients, including administration of drugs

·       Oversees the pharmacy, sourcing of drugs and equipment

·       Maintains records, writing and filing reports

·       Maintains diagnostic equipment and sterilisation of surgical instruments

·       Maintains the general cleanliness of the hospital

 

 

Requirements:

·       Diploma in Veterinary Nursing or equivalent

·       Minimum 2 years of experience in veterinary nursing, experience in wildlife preferred 

·       Technical skill and competency in blood collection, catheter placement, endotracheal tube placement, intravenous fluid line preparation, etc.

·       Excellent verbal and written English

·       Ability to work in a multicultural and diverse environment

·       Ability to work weekends, holidays, and occasional after-hour assignments.

·       Ability to work without supervision, detailed-oriented

·       Primarily based in Jurong Bird Park, but may be required travel to Mandai from time to time

 

 


Specialization : Veterinary
Type of Employment : Permanent
Minimum Experience : 2
Work Location : Jurong Bird Park