Wildlife Care Volunteer - Drumlin Farm

Location: Lincoln, MA
Sanctuary: Drumlin Farm

Would you like to assist our Wildlife Care staff with the general care and maintenance of a collection of native, non-releasable wildlife? We are looking for dedicated volunteers to help us in the daily routine of cleaning / maintaining enclosures, and feeding select mammals and bird residents of Drumlin Farm.

Responsibilities

We are looking for dedicated volunteers to help us in the daily routine of cleaning / maintaining enclosures, and feeding select mammals and bird residents of Drumlin Farm. 

Qualifications

  • Qualified candidates should have an interest in gaining knowledge of animals and their care.
  • Individuals must be able to walk on uneven terrain.
  • Lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Work on their feet for hours at a time, and have the ability to bend, squat, crouch and kneel while cleaning all types of indoor and outdoor enclosures.
  • Individuals must be age 18 years or older.
  • Successful completion of background screening (CORI and SORI)

Additional Comments

Commitment: A minimum of one 4 hour morning (8:30-12:00) session a week (year-round); minimum of 6 months commitment required. Currently we have positions available for all but Wednesday mornings.

How to Apply

Send a brief resume detailing experience working with, or contact with, animals to:

Pam Sowizral
(781) 259-2205

Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary
208 South Great Rd
Lincoln, MA 01773

Job# 2890