Volunteer Cat Room Attendant
20 people are interested
Assistance with cleaning and animal care in our cat rooms. Requires volunteer to get to know cats personality in order to respond to public questions. Cleaning includes mopping floors, sweeping, wiping counters and other surfaces, laundry, litter boxes, cleaning out cages and sanitizing to prevent the spread of contagions. Direct contact with animals including feeding, grooming, recognizing signs of illness and other duties as assigned.
May be asked to assist in processing adoptions or 'showing' potential adopters cats. Customer service skills would be required in these circumstances.
Morning Open Shifts: Monday thru Friday 8:30- 11:30 am, and Saturday-Sunday 8-11am
Mid-afternoon Walking Shifts: Wednesday through Friday 12-3 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Late Afternoon Close Shifts Sunday-Saturday 2pm -5:30pm
Volunteers are scheduled for the same shift each week. Time commitment: A weekly shift for three hours for a minimum of three months.
Attendants are required to attend: A volunteer orientation. A two hour hands-on skills training, as well as Monthly Volunteer Meetings.
Volunteers would be asked to commit to a minimum of a 2-3 hour shift once per week for 3 months. Under 14 years of age is required to have a guardian present.
Fill out a VOLUNTEER APPLICATION HERE: https://www.meridenhumanesocietyrescue.com/volunteer-info
For questions, please contact us through email at firstname.lastname@example.org
We'll work with your schedule.
311 Murdock AveMeriden, CT 06450
- Animal Care / Handling
- Community Outreach
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- 2-3 hour shift once per week