Adult Animal Volunteer (click for details)

Objective

The Adult Animal Volunteer will support COSI’s living collection through husbandry and care of the animal collection plus assist in guest related experiences utilizing the animals

Duties & Responsibilities

Requirements:
A. Previous experience with hand-on animal care in a professional setting preferred
B. Enthusiasm for learning and willingness to engage with guests of all ages and learning levels to share COSI’s living animal collection through informal and interactive conversations that inspire curiosity and learning
C. Strong desire to educate and work with the public
D. Highly flexible and versatile when responding to the needs of COSI and guests
E. Capacity to work on a team and independently

Training:
On-the-job training by staff and experienced volunteers, formal group trainings and enrichment

Specifications

  • Hours: Minimum of one 4 hour shift per week and a 6 month commitment
  • Posted: Friday, June 28, 2019