How can you support relief efforts in Haiti and Afghanistan?

Learn more about resources to support people in Haiti and Afghanistan.

Read More
  • 5 people are interested
 

Canine Kennel Cleaning Assistant

Save to Favorites

IndyHumane (Humane Society of Indpls)

  • 5 people are interested

Kennel Cleaning Assistants are responsible for assisting Kennel Technicians with cleaning duties.
Shift Times are 8am-12pm and offered 7 days a week.

  • Very Physical Position that works in All Weather
  • High Need Shifts: Tuesday thru Saturday
  • 2 Weekly Shifts Required
  • Volunteer always paired with Animal Care Tech (Paid Staff)
  • Dog Kennel Cleaning
  • Running Dogs (sizes small to extra-large) to and from Play Yards while kennels are being cleaned inside
  • Fill Food Bowls
  • Fill Water Bowls
  • Must be able to handle Dogs without Restrictions (no fears, no allergies)
Training:
Info Session (Virtual): Learn about IndyHumane
Basic Training (Virtual): Volunteer Basics
Intro to Shelter Canine Course (Virtual): Shelter Dog Handling Tips
Shadow Days (In-Person): Learn Kennel Cleaning Routine and Protocol

1 Shift

  • 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Shifts offered daily. High Need: Tuesday thru Saturday. 2 Volunteers Needed/Shift
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
More

1 More opportunity with IndyHumane (Humane Society of Indpls)

Request failed
{{ opp.title }}
This is a Virtual Opportunity.
{{ opp.location }}
We'll work with your schedule
{{ opp.dateStr }}
{{ opp.timeStr }}
More
Opportunities

About IndyHumane (Humane Society of Indpls)

Location:

7929 N. Michigan Road, Indianapolis, IN 46268, US

Mission Statement

IndyHumane’s mission is to improve animal welfare in central Indiana. We are committed to ending the cycle of pet overpopulation, providing affordable pet ownership, and ensuring the well-being, health and safety of all animals in our care. We strive to promote the human animal bond and the powerful impact this mutually beneficial relationship has on individuals, families, and the Indianapolis community. We’ve been saving lives since 1905.

Description

WHO WE ARE
Since 1905, IndyHumane provides vital services to animals and people alike through sheltering and adopting animals, providing positive reinforcement behavior training for adoptable animals and outreach through our community and shelter programs.
A private, nonprofit organization that receives no public or private government funding, the Humane Society of Indianapolis is supported solely by contributions, grants, bequests, investments, adoption fees and other fees for service.

Programs & Services:

  • Animal Intake
  • Medical & Behavioral Services shelter animals
  • Adoptions (All come with spay/neuter, microchips, shots, health/behavioral tested)
  • Behavior Helpline
  • Foster Care Program
  • Dog Park
  • Volunteer Program
  • Youth Summer Camps
  • Low Cost Vaccine/Spay/Neuter Clinics
  • Rescue Relief
Advocacy & Human Rights
Animals
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

7929 North Michigan RoadIndianapolisIndianapolis, IN 46268

(39.89961,-86.21645)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Care / Handling

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-Hours per Shift; Volunteers must commit to at least 2 Shifts Weekly on Set Schedule
  • Must possess Great Communication Skills; Must showcase Team-Working Abilities; Must be able to Volunteer Independently; Must be able to lift at least 20lbs; Requires a lot of Walking & Standing; Must handle Dogs without restrictions

Report this opportunity