Rescue, Transport and Release Volunteer

Purpose:

The Transportation Volunteer provides transportation of injured wildlife for members of the public who do not have the ability to bring the animal in to the facility, or transportation of supplies to or from our facility. This interaction with the public is intended to increase public awareness about local wildlife and the services that Wildlife Rescue provides.

 

 

 

Skills Required:

-          Reliability

-          Good communication skills, and comfortable interacting with the public

-          Basic knowledge of local wildlife is an asset

-          Previous animal handling experience an asset

-          Basic knowledge of the lower mainland geography and major streets

-          A valid B.C. driver’s license and own transportation

-          Vehicle must be registered for all toll bridges (if required)

-          Up-to-date tetanus vaccination

 

Time Requirement:

-          On call basis – must be available on-call for minimum one full day per week

-          Must complete 2 transports per month in order to remain on Transporter List