This rewarding volunteer role involves collecting animals from the RSPCA Shelter and transferring them to the local vet surgery. A dedicated animal transfer vehicle is provided and interested volunteers will need to be experienced in towing a trailer. This role requires the volunteer to have initiative and common sense as they will be responsible for the safe transportation of animals. A courteous and considerate driver whom represents the RSPCA in a positive manner (whilst driving high profile vehicles that clearly display the RSPCA logo) It also involves interaction with outside agencies which are vital contacts for the RSPCA.
This role is available Thursday and Friday, between the hours of 08.00 - 09.30 and 14.00 - 15.00 daily. A weekly commitment of at least one shift for a minimum of three months is required. Full orientation and training is provided.
Skills required – Current open driver’s licence - clean driving history, sound driving ability and ability to cope in traffic. Good people and animal handling skills.
Skills to be gained – Improved animal handling skills. Understanding of RSPCA shelter operations.
Benefits – Helping animals small and large. Great opportunity to make a huge difference in your local community.
Volunteer characteristics required – Commitment, trustworthy, reliable and a love of animals.
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 that before handling animals at the RSPCA you have an up to date Tetanus vaccination.
For further information, please contact our Bundaberg Volunteer Program Support Team on 07 4115 1736 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or APPLY NOW below.APPLY NOW