ambassador care volunteer
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!
About the Role:
This crucial volunteer role will directly support Center for Wildlife's Education Team in the care of our ambassador animals here at Center for Wildlife! This role will involve a variety of jobs including food preparation, enclosure cleaning and site maintenance, and some interactions with visitors.
One four-hour shift per week seasonally, ending October 1st,
with the option to return the following season or continue
Basic knowledge of native species and ambassadors, as well as their natural and personal histories, or ability to learn
Comfortable working independently and adhering to established protocols
Physical fitness to work 4 hours (with breaks) and lift up to 50 pounds
Willingness to learn, assist staff, and take initiative as needed
Willingness to work indoors and outdoors in all seasons and weather
Willingness to jump in and get dirty, regardless of the task
Ready to Make the Commitment?
Our team will review your application to determine whether we could be a good match for each other. If so, we will follow up to request a brief phone interview to discuss your interests, background, and the role.
If selected, we will invite you for an orientation and training sessions. After that, you'll be an official member of the incredibly valuable Center for Wildlife volunteer team.