East Bay SPCA
8323 Baldwin St Oakland, CA 94621
Active Opportunities (2)
Oakland, CA 94621
The East Bay SPCA is committed to the welfare of cats and dogs in the communities we serve. We strive to eliminate animal cruelty, neglect and overpopulation by providing programs and education that support people and companion animals. Collectively, we are a team of passionate, committed staff and volunteers who work together every day to save the lives of animals in the East Bay. Purpose: Assist with the essential everyday fix-it tasks to keep shelter operations running smoothly and safely, and improve the ultimate well-being of all the animals in our care. Key Duties Include: Changing out lights. Troubleshooting minor electrical issues. Troubleshooting minor plumbing issues. Exterior and interior painting. Exterior construction and repair of window and/or door frames. Miscellaneous shelter repairs. Training and Shifts: One-on-one training with staff during first shift. Flexible shift times are available Monday-Friday preferred, weekend shifts available after training. Requirements: Commit to volunteering 4 hours per month (or more if you'd like!). Basic understanding and working knowledge of one or more of the following areas: electrical, plumbing, HVAC, painting, and/or light carpentry work. Location: Oakland or Dublin Adoption Center 8323 Baldwin Street, Oakland / 4651 Gleason Drive, Dublin
Date Posted: Nov 30, 2022
Oakland, CA 94621
Purpose: Transport animals to/from the Oakland Spay & Neuter Surgery Center and the Oakland Adoption Center for their spay/neuter surgery (+ provide companionship and enrichment to our cats and/or dogs). This is a critical piece in the adoption process. As soon as our animals are altered, they can go to their forever homes! Key Responsibilities: Load crated animals into East Bay SPCA van Drive animals in van to/from the Spay/Neuter Center and/or back to Baldwin location Unload crated animals to hand over to staff at clinic for AM shift Unload crated animals and return to kennels for PM shift Assist with laundry and dishes if animals are not ready for pick-up right at 3pm (PM shift only) Time Commitment: Flexible scheduling! After your initial training, you can pick up shifts as you are available. Shifts available from 8:30-9:30am or 3:00-4:30pm Monday-Friday. Training & Support Training is provided Requirements & Qualifications: Must be 18 or older Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds Provide copy of current CA driver’s license Provide copy of proof of insurance Comfortable driving one of East Bay SPCA’s vans Wear name tag and closed toed shoes at all times Use positive reinforcement and fear free techniques to transfer animals Drive safely, carefully, and courteously Follow all guidelines outline in the East Bay SPCA Volunteer Driver Agreement
Date Posted: Nov 15, 2022
The East Bay SPCA is committed to the welfare of cats and dogs in the communities we serve. We strive to eliminate animal cruelty, neglect and overpopulation by providing programs and education that support people and companion animals.
The East Bay SPCA has been an innovator in animal welfare for over 125 years providing shelter, health care, and adoption services for unwanted animals since 1874. We are committed to finding homes for adoptable cats and dogs, providing affordable veterinary and spay/neuter services, and educating the public on responsible pet ownership. We are the oldest animal welfare organization in the East Bay and operate two animal shelters and three clinics, serving Alameda and Contra Costa counties.
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