Cheyenne Animal Shelter After Hours Lost & Found Program


(41.110703,-104.845924)
 

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When

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

Where

800 Southwest DriveCheyenne, WY 82007


About

Purpose: Takes calls from citizens when the shelter is closed about missing/found pets

Reports To: Volunteer Coordinator/Shelter Manager Location: Anywhere

Age Requirement: Minimum age 21

Time Commitment: One day per week from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Answer calls coming in
  • Fill out lost reports and enters into pet point
  • Email key shelter staff updates from the evening
  • Monitor the After Hours Facebook page
  • Update the volunteer that is taking over for you about any pending calls

Qualifications:

  • Commitment to the mission, values, goals, and success of the Cheyenne Animal Shelter
  • Compassion for animals and their welfare
  • Professional, Positive and friendly attitude
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Engaging and outgoing
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-starter with the ability to retain information learned during training and completing all required tasks during each shift
  • Be willing to educate the public

Training/support provided: Complete Volunteer Orientation and Pet Point training.

Safety Measures: Refer to the Safety Manual, located in the Operations Office in the time clock area.

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Willingness to take phone calls in the middle of the night.

Attire: Follow guidelines in the Volunteer Policy and Procedures Handbook.

Benefits:

  • Personal satisfaction; wagging tails, purrs and doggie kisses!
  • Gain animal care and welfare education
  • Improvement in communication and listening skills

Skills

  • Data Entry
  • Office Reception
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours once a week
  • One Monthly Meeting

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