Volunteer in the beautiful walk-through Aviary at CuriOdyssey in San Mateo: interpreting wildlife, assisting visitors, recording bird observations, and maintaining a safe, clean environment.
Current opening: SATURDAYS, 9am-1pm (for at least 3 months)
Trained and supervised by our professional Animal Keepers, Aviary Aides spend one hour cleaning the Aviary and then the rest of their weekly shift as interpretive guides engaging with visitors and helping them observe and learn more about the animals in the Aviary.
If interested in this position, please submit a CuriOdyssey Volunteer Application. The application is available in the Get Involved/Volunteer section of our website at www(dot)CuriOdyssey(dot)org. Applications will be reviewed when received. The position will be open until filled.
At CuriOdyssey, we are known for our curiosity inspiring interactive science exhibits along with our wildlife exhibits housing over 50 non-releasable animals native to California. The Aviary is home to birds and turtles, including herons, ducks, magpies, turtles and burrowing owls.
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Environmental Education
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 4 hrs per week for at least 3 months
- Current opening: Saturdays, 9am-1pm