Position: Animal Care Student Internship
Type: full-time volunteers, 4 week minimum, accom. available (see below)
Organization: North Island Wildlife Recovery Association
Location: Errington, near Qualicum Beach & Parksville, Vancouver Island BC
The North Island Wildlife Recovery (NIWRA) Intern will enjoy a unique opportunity to be part of a team supporting the work of a world class wildlife rehabilitation and education facility on beautiful Vancouver Island. The NIWRA intern will further their own growth by learning, sharing and applying new skills that enhance daily operations at the Centre.
Duties: Volunteers and interns are the backbone of our organization. The position works under the direction and support of the Animal Care staff. It includes enclosure cleaning, food preparation (raw meat is processed and fed so no weak stomachs allowed!), feeding, laundry, participating in maintenance projects and interacting and educating visitor. There is no standard work day in wildlife rehabilitation, which creates a stimulating and interesting opportunity keeps.
Requirements: This rewarding position requires a mature person that works well within a team and independently and can readily adapt to changing circumstances. It is physically demanding and requires attention to detail.
To apply: Please email cover letter, resume and 3 references to firstname.lastname@example.org attention: Joyce Lee. Please write Animal Care Intern Position in the subject line.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 11 2019 ID: 50296