Marine Mammal Care Center
Los Angeles

Marine Mammal Care Center Los Angeles offers hands-on Unpaid Husbandry Internship opportunities to: undergraduate college students; college graduates; veterinary students and other individuals age 18 years and older.

2017 Husbandry Internship

10 weeks @ 30 hours/week

Mid-Jan Filled
Mid-Feb Filled
Mid-Mar Filled
Mid-Apr Filled
Mid-Jun Filled

4th Year Veterinary Students

Feb Positions Filled
March Positions Filled
April 2 Positions @4 weeks (40 hrs/wk)
June Positions Filled


Interns are responsible for their own transportation, housing and medical insurance.

There is no financial compensation for this position. Position is Unpaid.

Any university credit is the sole responsibility of the student, and must be arranged prior to the beginning of your rotation.

The Husbandry Intern will be exposed to a wide variety of tasks involved with rehabilitating Los Angeles area pinnipeds. In addition to animal care activities, volunteers and interns assist with facility maintenance projects necessary to maintain a safe environment for our patients.

At the end of each rotation, presentation of an individual research topic may be required.

Download Internship Resources and supplemental documents below.

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If you are interested in applying for a 2017 Internship opportunity, please fill out the online application and upload your resume and cover letter.

Please also forward your cover letter and resume to

When you are contacted for an interview, have the following documents completed and ready for submission:

General Release form and Volunteer Requirements agreement.

Feel free to contact us for further information and write "MMCC Internship" in the subject line.