(33.466434,-112.06569)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

530 E. McDowell Rd.Phoenix, AZ 85004


About

We are seeking volunteers to work either AM or PM shifts at our Phoenix Dog Rescue. This position is a volunteer/non-paid opportunity which includes a wide variety of duties as well as possible weekly travel within the state. Schedules can vary depending on your availablility (AM & PM shifts available). The successful candidates will have the following qualifications: Responsibilities:

  • Perform assigned tasks such as cleaning and feeding dogs
  • Maintain the cleaning and organization of shelter and property environment
  • To manage the basic care of animals in shelter
  • Be detailed in providing communication with staff
  • Support and be able to direct other Roadies on basic animal care. Should be able to multi-task and provide training and supervision where necessary. Roadies work directly with our staff, clear communication and positive attitude is a key component
  • Understand and promote our mission and policies. Be able to support and be an advocate for our organization regarding animal welfare issues

Skills and Experience:
  • Experience preferred but will train
  • Must have the ability to work in the extreme heat of summer and cold in winter
  • Must have excellent verbal and written skills. Computer literacy is required
  • Must have flexibility in schedule. Position may require change of hours, combination of AM & PM shifts, medical emergency or transport of animals. M-F preferred
  • Be able to work in a demanding and potentially stressful environment
  • Must have the physical strength and ability to lift and carry a maximum of 50lbs, perform duties assigned in and out the shelter that requires lifting, bending, stooping and other strenuous activities
  • Must have reliable transportation. Driver license preferred

Skills

  • Animal Care / Handling

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 4 hours per week.
  • Must be able to perform physical duties such as cleaning & lifting, must have reliable transport.

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