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Your donation helps provide care for the nearly 250 chimpanzees with:

  • three daily meals of fresh fruits and vegetables
  • first-rate medical care
  • enrichment activities that encourage natural behaviors

Donated funds:

  • help maintain the 12 three-acre island homes
  • allow chimps space and freedom to wander to their hearts content

Ways to Give:

Job Openings

For application instructions, please refer to the complete job descriptions below. Only those whose applications are being considered will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Save the Chimps is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

Associate Veterinarian

The Associate Veterinarian works closely with the Director of Veterinary Services to provide nearly 250 chimpanzees with high quality veterinary care through a combination of a comprehensive preventative health program, daily monitoring, and advanced diagnostics.

Location: Save the Chimps, Fort Pierce, FL
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Annual Giving Manager

The Annual Giving Manager will be responsible for developing a comprehensive strategy for annual giving in conjunction with the Chief Development Officer. S/he will execute and track data-driven, multi-year fundraising plans, providing analysis and recommendations for increasing campaign outcomes. This will result in broadening Save the Chimps’ donor base, providing strong leadership annual giving and major gifts donor pipelines, and generating a growing revenue stream for the organization. This person will be a key driver for messaging to both existing and prospective donors, continually adapting a fresh, compelling, and brand-conscious case for support for Save the Chimps’ annual giving program.

Location: Save the Chimps, Fort Pierce, FL

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Care Technician I

The Care Technician 1 (CT1) position is responsible for performing moderately skilled labor –intensive tasks in the care and well-being of the chimpanzees. A CT1 cleans indoor and outdoor areas of the chimpanzee buildings, washes and hangs laundry, cleans toys, distributes enrichment, checks locks, and may be required to give medications to the chimpanzees. A CT1 also assists with monitoring the chimpanzees’ health and wellbeing, preparing meals and enrichment, and cleaning food preparation and storage areas.

Location: Save the Chimps, Fort Pierce, FL

Pay: $13-$15 per hour

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Director of Veterinary Services

The Director of Veterinary Services is primarily responsible for overseeing the effective functioning of the veterinary department and for ensuring that the medical care needs of our nearly 250 resident chimpanzees are adequately met.

Location: Save the Chimps, Fort Pierce, FL

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Marketing and Communications Specialist

The Marketing and Communications Specialist is responsible for helping to increase awareness of Save the Chimps through effective, creative, and professional communications, marketing, and public relations.

Location: Save the Chimps, Fort Pierce, FL

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Save the Chimps
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 12220
Fort Pierce, FL 34979

Phone: 772.429.0403
Fax: 772.461.7147