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Exciting workplace with strong culture
Human Resources Intern (Current Employee) –  Vancouver, BC29 November 2013
As a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of ocean and aquatic life, the Vancouver Aquarium was a wonderful workplace experience.

The HR Department included me in every opportunity to gain applicable experience as a growing professional. Some of my experiences include but are not limited to: Preparing for audits; Managing independent projects; Managing confidential information; Assisting in payroll administration; Full recruitment cycle; Pre-sceening culture interviews; Creating policies and procedures; Running background checks and personality assessments.
Pros
Volunteer opportunities, Aquatic Life Presentations from industry experts
Cons
Not long enough contracts!
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Great place to work, learn lots about the ocean!
Visitor Experience (Current Employee) –  Vancouver, BC2 May 2018
Love working here, always learning about ocean issues and hanging with the sea otters. Not a long term place if you want to be able to support yourself in this city.
Pros
Animal co workers
Cons
self supporting = low wages
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Very educational working environment
Gallery Interpreter (Former Employee) –  Vancouver, BC25 April 2018
While working at the aquarium you are constantly on the go. Your co-workers are very helpful as everyone wants to achieve the same goal. I learned a lot about the animals as well as the goals and priorities of the organization itself.
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