Sample Head Animal Keeper Resume

Notice how the applicant in this head animal keeper resume focuses on her experience. All head animal keeper resumes should include this essential information.

Ellen Job-Seeker
603 Magnolia Drive
Any Town, USA 9999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Head Animal Keeper


Experienced zoo keeper, trained, able worker, excellent communication skills, employee relations, animal care giver


Head Animal Keeper, 2000 to present:

Big City Zoological Society, Big City, USA.

Head bird keeper. Duties included observing birds to detect signs of illness; inspecting cages and grottos for cleanliness and structural defects, assigning workers to various tasks and overseeing feeding and care of species.

Animal Keeper, 1998-2000:

Big City Zoological Society, Big City, USA.

Assisted head keeper with scheduling workers to prepare and feed birds and other animals and to maintain and repair animal quarters and bird enclosures, etc., and to report any unusual activity or need for change.


B.A., Zoology 1997
Any Town University, Any Town, USA


American Association of Zoo Workers

NOTE: A head animal keeper resume should be focused and specific. This brief example of a head animal keeper resume provides the essentials for composing a full-length one. You can add more information as called for according to the work experience you have.