Help cats: Clean condos, colony rooms, & bring joy- (Kent)
If you love kitties, a great way to way to bring them joy is to clean their condos and colony rooms as a member of the RASKC Early Morning Cat Crew. You might also help with rabbits' kennels too.
You would also help prepare the Cat Building, so everything is ready when customers and adoptive families arrive in the afternoon. So you would sweep, mop, vacuum, take out the garbage. and bring dirty dishes from one building to another.
Another important aspect of this job is monitoring the kitties' health.
To read a position description, go to tinyurl.com/EMCC-description-RASKC
To see a video that explains the position, go to https://tinyurl.com/EMCC-Ovw-2018
To see which positions are likely open: tinyurl.com/EMCC-Openings-RASKC
Commitment: At least one shift, on average per week or alternating weeks, through December. The assignment can continue indefinately if all is going well.
a. Submit an initial application http://tinyurl.com/InitialApplic-2017
b. Complete a liability release if you're an adult. If you are 16- 17 years old, your parent or legal guardian needs to complete this form on your behalf: https://tinyurl.com/DocuSign4RASKC
c. Watch the videos for an abbreviated version of new volunteer orientation and answer the quiz questions.
- Module 1 Welcome & Overview: https://www.proprofs.com/survey/t/?title=g6j4h
- Module 2: Policies & Expectations: https://www.proprofs.com/survey/t/?title=gs8wa
- Module 3: Various Volunteer Opportunities: https://www.proprofs.com/survey/t/?title=9xcf6
- Module 4: Fostering: https://www.proprofs.com/survey/t/?title=0nish
Questions? Check out the website, www.kingcounty.gov/RASKCVolunteer, then contact RASKC.Volunteers@kingcounty.gov
We hope to be working with you.
About Regional Animal Services of King County/ RASKC
21615 64th Ave S, Kent, WA 98032, US
To provide King County with sustainable, cost-effective animal services, which protect people and animals, while providing compassionate animal care. Our organization is built on the cornerstone values of compassion and service. We demonstrate this commitment in the countless hours spent by staff and our RASKC volunteers to save animals' lives at the shelter and in the field. By collaborating with community partners, we are able to expand our programs and resources to provide even greater value to our residents.
RASKC is an agency of the King County government, based in Kent, WA with volunteer satellite locations at Kirkland Petco, Covington Petco, Tukwila Petco, and Reber Ranch (Kent), in addition to hundreds of foster volunteers' homes. Outstanding teamwork between staff and volunteers is the key to our success. RASKC cares for about 5,000 animals each year. We are an open-admission shelter with a save rate that exceeds 92%!
Last year more than 770 volunteers participated in over a dozen teams, including foster volunteers, dog walkers, dog-enrichment volunteers, Dog Kennel Specialists, Pet Publicists, community-outreach volunteers, Shelter Helpers, Vet Clinic volunteers, Cat Meet & Greet volunteers, the Early Morning Cat Crew, the Cat Area Stray Team (CAST), the barn-cat program,and the cat-care teams at four partner stores. In any given two week-period, RASKC volunteers help out on more than 400 scheduled timeslots in any given week.
21615 64th Ave SKent, WA 98032
August 21, 2021
- Animal Care / Handling
- Must be at least 18
- At least six shifts, plus a training shift