Agricultural Heritage Center Livestock Caretaker
|Opportunity Type:||Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity|
|Department:||Parks & Open Space|
|Category:||Open Space, Environment, and Gardening|
|Time Commitment & Minimum Age:||One hour shift per week or more. Must be at least 14 years old with adult supervision.|
Agricultural Heritage Center
Livestock are a vital component of the programs at the AHC and need care twice a day, seven days a week. Feed a wide variety of livestock on a consistent schedule (mornings and/or afternoons). Cleaning pens is not required, but highly appreciated.
|Duties and Responsibilities:||
The primary responsibility of livestock caretakers is feeding livestock at the Agricultural Heritage Center.
Beyond routine feedings, other duties include
Volunteers need to be prepared to feed animals even in inclement weather conditions such as snow, rain, or extreme heat or cold.
|Qualifications and Requirements:||
|Training Dates and Information:||
Training will take place in March.
Specifically seeking availability for Saturday mornings, Sunday mornings, Monday mornings, and/or Wednesday mornings at this time.
If you are an existing Parks & Open Space volunteer, please contact Jim Drew and let him know you would like to apply for the volunteer opportunity.