This rewarding volunteer role would suit any applicant who is looking for a worthwhile way to spend their spare time and help us provide our animals with fresh and clean bedding.

The position involves washing the massive amounts of sheets, blankets, beds, towels and toys in our industrial washing machine, hanging on the lines to dry and then folding and putting away the clean laundry ready for use.

The position is available any day from Monday to Sunday with flexible start and finish times. We ask for a minimum commitment of 4 hours per week for a minimum of 3 months. Full orientation and training is provided.

Skills required – The ability to work independently and the ability to stand for long periods.

Skills to be gained – Industrial laundry experience.

Benefits – Gain a friendly new community and know you are helping to keep our Shelter Animals cosy.

Volunteer characteristics required – Good team work skills, hard working, good communication skills, commitment, need to be physically healthy.

PLEASE NOTE: As part of volunteering with us you will be required to purchase an RSPCA Volunteer T-shirt for $30. It is also a requirement you have an up to date Tetanus vaccination that before handling animals at the RSPCA.

For further information, please contact our Cairns Volunteer Program Support Team on 07 4055 1487 or, or APPLY NOW below.