We currently have Animal Care Specialist positions available.

Theater of the Sea animal care specialists are responsible for the daily care and training of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, California sea lions, and/or fish & reptiles, maintenance of facility, and performance of public shows and interaction programs.

This job requires strenuous physical activity, strong swimming and public speaking skills, and working outdoors in South Florida’s often hot, rainy, and humid climate.


  • At least 18 years of age
  • Legally authorized to work in the U.S.
  • See additional requirements in the application below


  • SCUBA certification
  • Experience with marine mammals
  • Degree in related field

Questions can be addressed to animalcare@theaterofthesea.com.

A collage of photos including: Woman in wetsuit being pushed into the air by her foot from a bottlenose dolphin underneath, Two women being lifted into the air on the backs of bottlenose dolphins, A sealion waving to the crowd while a trainer waves, A sealion giving a woman in a blue shirt a kiss on the cheek, A woman in the water giving a hug to a bottlenose dolphin