Current Job Openings

 

Animal Caregiver - Full Time

Caretakers have a hands-on role in the caring and cleaning of the animals at Wright-Way Rescue. Sanitation, cleanliness, and the ability to handle a physically demanding job are a key factor in this position. We are looking for full-time workers with flexible scheduling.

Essential Duties:

  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the animal enclosures and facility
  • Providing food, water, clean/dry bedding and toys to the dogs, puppies, cats and kittens
  • Ensuring sanitation protocols are being followed to maintain the health and wellness of the animals
  • Following the guidelines taught regarding safe animal interaction
  • Help potential adopters meet their new family member

Requirements:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time while performing work
  • Ability to handle physically demanding situations
  • Be able to handle various sizes of dogs and cats
  • Be limited to a 20 minutes or less commute
  • Working well in a team environment

To apply for this position, please email jason.abbas@wright-wayrescue.org with your resume and cover letter.


Lead Volunteer

Lead Volunteers have a hands-on role to ensure the success of Wright-Way Rescue's adoption and volunteer program. Lead volunteers' shifts are 4 hours in length. This volunteer position will help build leadership skills and extremely helpful to the Wright-Way Rescue mission.

Essential Volunteer Duties:

  • Meeting with new volunteers, and help with training and general support.
  • Light office duties, such as calling applicants and answering volunteer-related emails. 
  • At times, act as event lead for events hosted by Wright-Way Rescue, including birthday parties, volunteer orientations, school tours, team building, etc.
  • Ensure volunteers are staffed and supervised.
  • Work closely with Wright-Way Rescue management, staff, and volunteers.

To become a Lead Volunteer, please fill out a volunteer application here.


Community Relations Coordinator - Volunteer


Essential Duties:

  • Act as event coordinator for outside adoption events and adoption awareness events, while also maintaining partnerships with members in the community.
  • Act as event lead for events hosted by Wright-Way Rescue, including birthday parties, volunteer orientations, school tours, team building, etc.
  • Screen volunteer applications and schedule volunteer training sessions.
  • Maintain volunteer program schedule for North Shore Humane Center and outside community events.
  • Ensure volunteers are staffed and supervised.
  • Work closely with Wright-Way Rescue management, staff, and volunteers.
  • Evaluate all aspects of volunteer programs to ensure effectiveness and recommend and implement changes as appropriate.
  • Serve as a community liaison to enhance the participation in all Wright-Way Rescue services.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience / Requirements:

  • Be a high school graduate or equivalent
  • Flexible schedule; some nights and weekends needed 
  • Previous work experience in event planning or animal welfare preferred
  • Have the verbal ability to effectively express ideas and views for communication with adopters, donors, event attendees, etc.
  • Have organizational ability to develop, coordinate and maintain an activities schedule.
  • Have flexibility to adjust to changing conditions and the various details of the job.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time while performing work

To apply for this position, please email jason.abbas@wright-wayrescue.org with your resume.

Please no phone calls.