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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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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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Chief Development Officer

For this pivotal role, Save the Chimps seeks a special kind of development professional. The Chief Development Officer must demonstrate a deep, personal connection and commitment to the vision, mission, and values of Save the Chimps. She/he must have a strong and broad-based track record in fund-raising ideally in a non-profit, mission-driven organization.

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Director of Human Resources

The Director of Human Resources will serve as the chief personnel officer for the organization. This individual will be directly responsible for the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the human resources function. The Director of Human Resources will also provide strategic support and advice to the senior leadership team and the Board of Directors on all matters relating to personnel management.

Location: Save the Chimps, Fort Pierce, FL

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Manager of Membership & Special Events

The Manager of Membership & Special Events helps to lead both the Membership Program and the Special Events throughout the year that connect STC with its members and broader public. The individual hired for this position is a creative, proactive, and confident individual who understands the vital role of special events and member relationships in the promotion, advancement, and sustainability of Save the Chimps. She/he thrives in this philanthropic environment where the relationship between the organization and its members, general public, local audiences, sponsors and supporters is highly valued and critical to the organization’s existence and growth.

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