Position Title: Wildlife Hotline Operator and Educator
Organization: Toronto Wildlife Centre (TWC)
Location: Currently TWC’s main location is in Downsview Park;
TWC will be moving to a new location in Rouge Park in the future.
Status: Permanent, Full-time
Reports to: Education & Outreach Manager
Compensation: Starting salary of $33,000 commensurate with experience
About Toronto Wildlife Centre
Toronto Wildlife Centre (TWC) is the busiest wildlife centre in Canada. Approximately 5,000 wild animals are admitted each year from over 270 different species. We are dedicated to the rehabilitation of sick, injured and orphaned wildlife, and to educating the public on wildlife-related issues. Approximately 30,000 phone calls from the public are handled each year through TWC’s Wildlife Hotline.
Wildlife Hotline staff members are responsible for incoming/outgoing Wildlife Hotline calls, wildlife admissions, coordinating wildlife rescues, liaising with other TWC program areas and organizations as needed, and the delivery of educational presentations to school and community groups .
Duties and Responsibilities:
In accordance with organizational policies, main duties include but are not limited to:
Handling all aspects of incoming/outgoing hotline calls
Provide front line services for wildlife admissions and visitors to the centre
Assist with ongoing development of Wildlife Hotline an dEducation Program
Liaise with other departments and organizations, ensuring effective communication and coordination
Delivery of educational presentations to school and community groups
Required Experience and Qualifications:
To Apply: please e-mail cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and include Wildlife Hotline in the subject line.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Sep 14 2018 ID: 48384