Keeper trainees are needed daily to help take care of the animals (tigers, bears, lemurs, wolves, etc). You will prepare food for the animals, assist with feeding, clean enclosures, provide enrichment, general maintenance and cleanup.
When you leave for the day, you will be hot, sweaty, dirty, exhausted, and exhilarated that you have played an instrumental part in the lives of these beautiful animals.
This position requires a committment of at least 1 day per week. We are happy to work around your schedule. And remember, volunteer hours and mileage is tax deductible!
Volunteer applications can be found on our website - http://www.elmiraswildlife.org/pdf/volunteerApplication.pdf
- Animal Care / Handling
- Animal Therapy
- Habitat Restoration
- CSR / Volunteer Coordination
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 1 day per week, hours flexible
- outdoors, rain or shine