Internship Opportunity: Gumbo Limbo Nature Center Sea


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Deadline Extended: July 6th, 2019

Internship Opportunity: Gumbo Limbo Nature Center Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility

The Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility is accepting applications for our college internship program. This position will begin August 2019, and is open to current students and recent graduates (within 1 year of graduation). Deadline for application submission is July 6th, 2019. This is a part-time, paid internship under Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Inc. Anticipated Program Dates: August 5, 2019 - December 14, 2019.

Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility (STRF) interns promote the mission of Gumbo Limbo Nature Center through education, conservation, and rehabilitation. Duties will include assisting STRF 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 STRF staff with medical treatments and surgical procedures. All interns are expected to complete an independent project that contributes to the mission of STRF.

Details can be found at

Applicants may contact Caitlin Bovery ([email protected]) with any questions.

Caitlin Bovery | Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Assistant Coordinator
City of Boca Raton, Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
1801 N. Ocean Blvd • Boca Raton, FL 33432
P 561-544-8616 | [email protected]
Sea Turtle Strandings 561-212-8691

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