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2 Shelter LaneOakland, NJ 07436


Volunteer Job Description

JOB TITLE: Cattery Attendant

REPORT TO: Cattery Manager

SUPERVISED BY: Volunteer Manager

PURPOSE: To provide a clean, safe environment for the animals in our care.

TIME COMMITMENT: Preferably one day per week 1 to 2 hour shifts between

9:30am-12pm. Once you are on the schedule for a particular day, we depend on you!

QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years or older, must be steady on feet, must be able to work as a team and take direction from staff in a busy shelter environment.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Any of the following, as instructed by staff:

  • Sign in and out through Volgistics
  • Please arrange with another volunteer to cover your shift if you are unable to come on your assigned day.

Clean litter boxes (located in the laundry room)

  • Clean the two offices in the front
  • Change blankets
  • Sweep and mop floors

Wash and Dry laundry - follow the instructions on the machines

TRAINING: Brief orientation and tour and review of job description with volunteer office staff. On-the-job training with experienced volunteers and Cattery staff.

DRESS CODE: Volunteer T shirt and name tag. Wear long pants which can get wet and dirty. Closed toe, rubber soled non-slip shoes.


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

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