About the Role:

Each year the Center for Wildlife's busy medical clinic admits more than 2,000 patients across 190 local species. The Medical Clinic Volunteer is a vital role that provides essential wildlife patient support including meal prep and delivery, enclosure and facility cleaning, dishes, laundry, seasonal infant patient feeding, and much more. This is a very physical role for those who enjoy the satisfaction of rolling up their sleeves and getting a little dirty, and learning more about natural history and the wildlife that lives in our region.

Time Commitment:

One four-hour shift per week for three months minimum


  • Highly dependable and punctual

  • Willingness to participate in dirty jobs

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

  • Respect for the needs of vulnerable wildlife patients, including a quiet and stress-free healing environment

  • Ability to adhere to medical and safety procedures and protocol

  • Comfortable asking questions of staff or apprentices

  • Ability to keep a cool head in uncomfortable or stressful situations

View here for a full description and position responsibilities.


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 then training sessions, followed by a final assessment. After that, you'll be an official member of the incredibly valuable Center for Wildlife volunteer team.

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