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Manager, Veterinary Services 


At Atlantis, we exist to bring the extraordinary to every holiday and experience through connection, empowerment, precision, care and warmth. Inspired by the majesty and mystery of the ocean, Atlantis resorts are unique destinations full of life, wonder and surprise, where we seek to exceed our guests’ expectations at every possible turn. 

Nestled between the calm turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf and the majestic Dubai skyline, Atlantis, The Palm is the crown of the world-famous Palm island in Dubai. With a sense of exhilaration and discovery, we create unforgettable memories by providing guests the opportunity to discover an extraordinary world filled with thrilling adventures. Whether we are designing a couple’s retreat or serving the extraordinary in one of our award-winning celebrity chef restaurants, we approach everything with imagination to spark a sense of courage, inspiration and innovation. This is not simply our job, it’s our passion.


About the Role:


Plans and directs and participates in the health care of Atlantis’ marine animals. Establishes and conducts effective quarantine and testing procedures for all incoming animals to ensure the health of the collection, prevent the spread of disease and comply with all government regulations. Conducts regularly scheduled preventative care programs to maintain the health of the animals, guard against infectious diseases and assure animal welfare. Participates with other personnel in planning and executing nutrition, quarantine, and reproductive programs and oversees and ensures proper animal records. The manager engages in employee training in the proper handling and care of the animals and supervises the laboratory processes. The manager conducts postmortem studies and analyses. The manager also cooperates with other zoo and aquarium personnel to exchange information concerning the care of animals.


About You:


Our ideal candidate is a graduate of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited institution with a valid veterinary license and a minimum of five years of experience in a Management role. Experience in implementing and following preventative medical programs applied in zoological collections and working with marine mammals under human care is essential. You are to demonstrate strong knowledge and an understanding of the biology, husbandry, and medicine of exotic (non-domestic) animals in captivity. You would also have the ability to conduct applied clinical research and to present the research findings at conferences and in peer-reviewed journals.


Atlantis Dubai is an iconic entertainment destination comprised of two world-class resorts; Atlantis, The Palm and Atlantis, The Royal; offering an unbeatable opportunity for you to grow and develop in your career. Join a team that is adventurous, creative, warm-hearted and extroverted. We believe in making our guests happy beyond anything they have ever imagined. We wow them at every turn and create memories that will last a lifetime. You will be at the heart of this vision, to constantly innovate to deliver Amazing Experiences and Everlasting Memories.