Falconer


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Twice awarded best theme park of the world and second largest theme park in France, Puy du Fou is extending its activities abroad.

 

In this context, Puy du Fou is operating a live show in Netherlands since 2013, in partnership with Efteling. Puy du Fou Nederland is looking for a passionate and motivated Falconer who under the direction of the Show Manager would like to participate in the development of the Efteling Raveleijn Show. 

 

Missions and tasks:
- Peroform daily chores with birds
- Help restart falconry at the start of the season
- Help in the recovery of birds in March
- Train the birds for the show
- Assist the veterinarian referent in care

- Ensure the well-being of birds

- Take part in the show

- Participate in the preparation of the show (weighing birds etc.)

- Participate in the general maintenance of the site

- Respect the use of PPE

- Prepare bird food

- Participate in bird sharpening

- Clean cages and aviaries in the presence of raptors


Required profile
- 0-5 years of experience in falconry
- Work in a team, have good interpersonal skills
- Passionate about birds, have a sense of approach to animals
- Responsive, rigorous, diplomatic
- Great capacity for concentration and resistance to stress
- Good physical condition, outdoor work, versatility
- Respect for punctuality
- Fluent in Dutch and English, solid knowledge in Frecnch

 

Terms
- Fixed term contract (10 months), expected start date 1 March 2021

- expected starting date: 1 March 2021

- Location: Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands


Interested? Send your resume, letter of application and video to pdfnl@puydufou.com
They hope to hear from you soon!