Intake Specialists run our front desk and intake animals that are brought to WCA's facility by concerned members of the public.
Duties include intake of animal history, inputting data into an online database, answering questions from the public, and keeping the intake desk and lobby clean and organized.
Volunteers for this position must be at least 16 or older. If you under 18 years old, you will not be allowed to handle any of the animals that come in. New volunteers must attend a two-hour training session before they may sign up for Intake Specialist shifts.
During the slow season, the minimum time commitment is two hours biweekly. Shifts are 10am-12pm, 12-2pm, 2-4pm, and 4-6pm every day of the week.
During the busy season from April through September, the minimum time commitment is two hours weekly. Shifts are 10am-12pm, 12-2pm, 2-4pm, and 4-6pm every day of the week.
Select this Assignment Preference when filling out your volunteer application on our website to indicate your interest in this position.
- Basic Computer Skills
- Animal Care / Handling
- Environmental Education
Good Match For
Teens People 55+
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- At least one 2-hour shift weekly or biweekly