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Animal Care Manager Resume

Animal care managers are responsible for taking care of animals in a zoo, farm or other facilities. They have to water, feed, groom and train animals in various facilities. The Animal care managers have to supervise and coordinate the activities of the animal care workers.


Among offering daily care to animals, these professionals have to maintain, sanitize and clean the animals' headquarters. They also have to identify problems with the shelter of the animals and to discuss and resolve these problems with other workers. Animal care managers have to train workers regarding safety precautions or animal care techniques and procedures, to plan the budget assigned to purchase animal food or supplies and to prepare reports about employees or animals. There are some animal care managers who read to animals in order to stimulate their interest, who encourage and implement volunteer programs or who investigate complaints or cases of animal neglect or cruelty.

The personal information section is the first thing you have to add in your animal care manager resume. Add your full name, address, phone number and e-mail address. Add a qualification summary where you describe the skills and qualifications that are applicable to the position you are applying for.

The following section in your resume has to be your education. In this section, you have to mention schools, colleges or universities you attended to. When adding your education, you have to know that the best thing is to add just the highest degrees and add the name of the degree, the school you attended and the location of the school. The following section of the resume is the working history. In the working experience section, add positions that are relevant to the position you are applying for and mention what were your duties and responsibilities in every position.

Animal care managers are animal lover professionals with strong leadership skills who take care of animals in various types of facilities.

Animal Care Manager Resume Sample

Contact Information
Name: David Brown
Address: 63 Pearl Street
Marital Status: Married
Birth date: 16.04.1981


To obtain a challenging position as an Animal Care Manager in a reputed organization, utilizing 10 years of experience and excellent leadership skills.


Experienced, animal lover and trained professional with deep knowledge in animal care, with great organizational and leadership skills.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Physically fit and flexible
  • Deep knowledge in the safety policies of the USDA and Environmental Health and Safety
  • Extensive experience in animal care.

Work Experience

Animal Care Manager, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 2007- present
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Cleaned and sanitized animal areas and veterinary services areas
  • Provided water, food, exercises and baths to animals
  • Monitored the medical condition of animals
  • Advised veterinarians or supervisors of injured animals.

Animal Care Attendant, Houston Zoo, Houston, TX, 2004-2007
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintained safety and clean facilities for the zoo animals and the visitors
  • Cleaned the shelter after feeding and watering the animals as scheduled
  • Maintained identification and records on zoo animals.

Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science, Angelo State University, TX
Achievements and Affiliations
Dean's Lister, Angelo State University, 2004

Areas of Interest
Animal Care

References available upon request

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