Responsibilities will include performance of day-to-day animal husbandry tasks i.e. diet preparation and feeding; cleaning (laundry, dishes, cleaning cages and outside enclosures); medical care (examinations and diagnosis, fluids and medications, bandaging); animal handling. Supervision of volunteers and seasonal staff. Recordkeeping. Administration duties, including telephone contact with the public. Some Building Maintenance duties. Training provided.
Qualifications: Dependable and punctual. Ability to work with minimal supervision. Ability to follow through on instructions, learn new skills and take initiative. Ability to supervise; instruct and monitor performance of volunteers and seasonal staff. Good organizational and time-management skills. Good problem-solving skills. Comfortable around other people. Reliable transportation required. Current tetanus vaccination required. Must have a pre-exposure rabies vaccination. Volunteer experience with EWR an asset.
Hours per Week: 10 – 22 hours per week depending on season; available to work evenings, weekends and holidays.
Wages: $14.25 to start
Start Date: April 2021
Application Process: Submit pdf of resume to: Erie Wildlife Rescue 11168 Tecumseh Rd E Windsor ON N8R 1A8 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for applications: April 3, 2021 @ 5 pm
Inquiries: Contact EWR by leaving a message at (519) 735-3919 or by email at email@example.com. Be sure to include your name and telephone number and/or email address. We appreciate all submissions, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.