Indonesia: Wildlife Veterinary or Animal Husbandry Assistant

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


34 Jalan Bakti AbriPanyabunganNorth Sumatra, 22919ID


The volunteer will be working with an Indonesian team in human/wildlife conflict management, possible confiscations of illegally held primates and rescue and treatment of orphaned individual animals or animals caught in snares or traps or injured though other means. The majority of the volunteers time will be spent caring for animals held in the transit rescue centre awaiting transfer to a rehabilitation facility.
Working on enclosures, cleaning enclosures, helping to record information on each animals progress, helping to plan and initiate environmental enrichment and helping with planning socialisation of primates. Assisting in developing rehabilitation programs for varied species.

This volunteer request was posted on behalf of Sumatran Rainforest Institute. Please send detailed resume or CV detailing your experience, qualifications and special interests or skills to SRI's executive director.

Further information on any veterinary or husbandry aspects of the position can be directed to Dr. Jennie Showers on


  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Veterinary

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • 40 hours per week
  • Visa, health plan, team player, appropriate dress
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