Transport Coordinator Volunteer - for Animal Welfare: Remote
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Recruiting Organization: Flatbush Cats
FLATBUSH CATS BACKGROUND:
Tens of thousands of cats live on the streets in Brooklyn - alone, hungry, and needing medical attention. Flatbush Cats, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is on a mission to end the cat overpopulation crisis in Brooklyn and beyond by providing the resources and support that our rescue/TNR (trap- neuter- return) volunteers and community members need to give cats a better life. The more cats we can efficiently transport to spay/neuter appointments, foster homes, and adoptive homes, the more cats we can help.
CAT TRANSPORT COORDINATOR VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION
Flatbush Cats is seeking a fully-remote Cat Transport Coordinator Volunteer to coordinate our team of volunteer drivers to meet the local transport needs of our Foster and Community Cats Programs. This Coordinator will help enhance our system and enable more rescued cats to get to their spay/neuter appointments and foster homes, help our TNR volunteers get to and from trapping sites with equipment, and help grow our transport team! Gain valuable coordination, organizational, and communication skills using Slack and Air Table (easy to learn), and volunteer with a dedicated team of animal lovers! This role is 2-4 hours per week remotely with flexible days and hours.
TASKS WILL INCLUDE:
- Receive incoming requests for transport from CCP and Foster teams.
- Work with the requester to clarify needs and create the transport request ticket.
- Post the requests to our transport volunteer team via our Slack channel.
- Ensure that the transport happens through communication with relevant volunteers/staff.
- Make sure all forms and documents from the trip have been uploaded in our Google Drive.
- Work with our Community Cats Program Manager and Volunteer Manager to streamline and improve on these processes
SKILLS/EXPERIENCE WELCOMED: Basic computer skills, preferred experience with Slack and Air Table, or are a quick learner, excellent communication skills, are mature, reliable, organized, and detail-oriented, have the ability to treat all people with respect, compassion and professionalism, and have a passion for cats and animal welfare.
Flatbush Cats believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success in achieving our Mission and Vision. Our goal is to be a diverse organization that is representative, at all levels, of the community we serve.
We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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Fee Amount: None
This opportunity is recurring
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