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International Wildlife Consultants Internship in Carmarthen

Several seasonal internships are available with International Wildlife Consultants Ltd. With over 30 years’ experience in a number of fields, interns will be offered opportunities to work hands-on with and learn from professionally trained, dedicated staff.

What are you going to do:

Internships available;

  • Aviculture, Falconry, Research & Conservation Wingbeat

Aviculture

With an excess of 200 stock falcons on-site and a capacity to breed over 250 falcons per year, Fox Falcons is one of the leading falcon breeding facilities in the UK. Our clients include the Royal Families of the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and Saudi Arabia. All of whom expect the highest quality falcons.

Our breeding season begins in March when the first egg is laid and runs through until September when the falcons are delivered to their respective clients. Interns will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of breeding falcons from Artificial insemination, incubation, and chick-rearing as well as day to day husbandry of falcons.

Falconry

Each year a number of falcons are trained through IWC. the training can range from flat Tilwah racing, favoured in the UAE, to high flying hunting falcons for Royal Families. With facilities in Wales, Wiltshire, and Northumberland, interns will have the opportunity to work alongside some of the finest falcons in the UK, under professional falconers.

Research & Conservation - based across 5 farms in Carmarthenshire. With over 200 acres of prime Welsh countryside, projects are always on the go. Current projects include Welsh Beaver Reintroduction, White Stork Rehabilitation, and Rewilding. Interns can work current university courses alongside our Research and Conservation projects or even propose new projects we can help with.

Wingbeat

Designers, Producers, and Manufacturers of Roprey Models – Robotic birds for falconry training and pest control. These high-tech models allow pilots and falconers alike to really hone their birds' hunting and flying skills.

RC pilots or robotic enthusiasts can help produce models and try their skills at flying against one of our highly trained falcons. Interns can work alongside our Wingbeat manager and learn how the models work as well as their materials and technology within. Pilots may also be drafted to help out with falcon training in Northumberland or Wiltshire

What we offer:

  • Varitey of paid Internships
  • Hands on roles
  • Learn from professionals

What we ask:

  • No minimum education required
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Enthusiasm
  • No experience required

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Extra information

Status
Closed
Education Level
Secondary School, College, University, Other
Location
Carmarthen
Working hours per week
37
Type of Contract
Internships, Graduate Internship, Placements
Salary indication
£110.00 Per Week
Responsible for
Various Aviculture/Conservation tasks
Type of Job
Scientific Services
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Yes
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Yes
Cover Letter Required
Yes
Languages
English

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