|Profession||Skills Required||Duties Performed|
- Equipment Maintenance: Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
- Reading Comprehension: Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
- Installation: Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
- Plan and execute animal nutrition and reproduction programs.
- Provide care to a wide range of animals or specialize in a particular species, such as horses or exotic birds.
- Research diseases to which animals could be susceptible.
- Management of Material Resources: Obtaining and seeing to the appropriate use of equipment, facilities, and materials needed to do certain work.
- Operation Monitoring: Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
- Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
- Fill medication prescriptions.
- Educate and advise clients on animal health care, nutrition, and behavior problems.
- Sell pet food and supplies to customers.
- Equipment Selection: Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
- Persuasion: Persuading others to change their minds or behavior.
- Monitoring: Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
- Coordinate preventive programs to control the outbreak of wildlife diseases.
- Raise specimens for study and observation or for use in experiments.
- Make recommendations on management systems and planning for wildlife populations and habitat, consulting with stakeholders and the public at large to explore options.