Pet Walk Event Volunteer

The objective of Pet Walk Volunteers is to help support one of our biggest fundraising events at SPCA Tampa Bay.

       SPCA Tampa Bay Pet Walk will take place on Saturday April 18, 2020 in downtown St. Pete. We are currently seeking outgoing volunteers who love dogs to help with this event. We have a variety of roles available from check-in & registration, info booths, dog-sitters, photographers, costume contest support, set-up and breakdown, vendor assistance and more!

Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Volunteers 16+ may volunteer with parent or guardian permission. This volunteer opportunity is eligible for Bright Futures hours.
  • Must be personable, enjoying talking to people, and have an upbeat personality
  • Availability on Saturday April 18
  • Reliable transportation
  • Comfortable around all size canines with different energy levels
  • Ability to work in the outside elements and high noise level areas
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Ability to communicate and work well with the public, staff and other volunteers

Responsibilities:

  • Interact with the public and talk about SPCA Tampa Bay
  • Fulfill duties for specific role assigned
  • Professionally represent SPCA Tampa Bay at all times

Training:

  • Complete telephone meet and greet with Volunteer Program Manager
  • Complete onsite training as needed

Physical Demands:

  • Carry, kneel, bend, push and pull
  • Walk, stand, and sit for prolonged periods outdoors
  • Ability to lift or move up to 25 pounds

Time Commitment:

  • Commit to a 4 hour shift between 6am-12pm on Sat. April 18
  • Shift time varies by assignment

Location: Downtown St. Petersburg