Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Wildlife Master
Department:Parks and Open Space
Category:Parks, Environment, Gardening and Agriculture
Time Commitment or Project Date:24 hours throughout the year. Must be at least 18 years old.
Training is held at the Boulder County Fairgrounds.

Volunteer time at various locations.
Program Summary:
Wildlife Master volunteers answer questions concerning wildlife/human conflicts. Questions such as getting a skunk from underneath a deck, stopping squirrels from chewing on trees, and stopping flickers from pounding on their house. Volunteers only handle phone messages, they do not visit the callers property.

Application and more information can be found at CSU Extension Services.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Volunteers are expected to answer questions in a timely and unbiased manner providing current technical information.  They are required to report their contacts to the volunteer coordinator. 
Qualifications and Requirements:
Minimum age to participate 18 years, preferably a high school diploma or some wildlife is desired but not required.  A phone interview and a background check are required.
Application or Registration Deadline:3/31/2016 4:30 PM
Application Process:
Application deadline is March 31, 2016.

Training Dates and Information:
April 22, 29 and possible tour on May 13, 2016, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Clover Building at the Boulder County Fairgrounds
9595 Nelson Rd.
Longmont, CO 
Additional Information:
Sharon Bokan


All volunteers need to review Boulder County's Multicultural Diversity and EEO and Unlawful Discrimination Policies before starting their volunteer assignment.

If you need special assistance to fill out a volunteer application, please contact our Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator at 303-441-3525.

Boulder County supports infants at work when feasible, so please inquire with the volunteer coordinator if you are a new parent considering a volunteer opportunity.