If you enjoy working with animals and people, then a career in animal care may be for you.
There is a variety of work available. Whether it be caring for, or working with animals, both require skills based on care, appreciation and respect for animals.
The sector covers all of Australia and is relevant to city, suburban, rural and remote areas and involves a diversity of people including volunteers, hobbyists, trainees, full or part-time workers and managers.
Job opportunities are available for animal technicians and attendants, laboratory technicians, pet shop attendants, zoo curators and keepers, and stud stock attendants.