We are looking for a part-time farm/barn animal attendant to be a dedicated member of the SPCA Auckland farm/barn animal team. The role is an interesting and challenging role which would best suit someone who enjoys variety and can use their initiative. The successful applicant will work on a part-time basis every Tuesday and every second Monday.
The role consists of caring for small animals (rabbits, guinea pigs and rats) and farm animals (horses, pigs, goats, sheep, poultry etc) including cleaning pens and feeding animals, medically treating any incoming welfare cases and talking to the public with regards to rehoming animals that are ready for adoption.
This is a sole charge role, with volunteers as assistants. Instructions are left by the team leader, therefore, you must be able to follow written instructions well and also be able to give clear instructions to volunteers.
Farm animal handling skills are required, however, on the job training will be given.
You must possess the following:
If you are positive, professional and want to make a real difference, apply now.
Applications close Tuesday 8th December, 2015. Applications without a CV or Covering Letter will not be considered.