Part-Time Shelter Caregiver

Looking for a detail-oriented person with a minimum of 2 years farm animal care and 1 year people management experience to lead our animal caregiver team.

Responsibilities:

  • Morning and evening shifts of feeding and watering 60+ animals
  • Daily medication administration
  • Oversee routine barn and stall cleanouts
  • Training and supervising animal caregiver assistants and volunteers
  • Small farm maintenance projects
  • Routine and as needed animal health checks
  • Assistance with rescues and vet visits
  • Maintain feed, farm and medication supplies
  • Keep up to date computerized records of animal care, health checks and vet visits

This is a great job for someone who:

  • Enjoys physically- and mentally-challenging work
  • Loves being outdoors in ALL weather
  • Has a positive “can-do” attitude
  • Has a passion for farm animal advocacy
  • Has a reputation for being a great communicator and a team player
  • Understands the need to follow strict farm rules, policies and procedures
  • Adjusts easily and quickly to detailed and constantly changing instructions
  • Is able to routinely lift and stack 50lb bags of grain unassisted

$12-14/hour (DOE). Dependable (all-weather) transportation is required; must be over 18 years old and have a valid driver’s license. Some weekends and holidays are required.

We are a farm animal rescue and sanctuary and our mission is to make the world a more compassionate place for ALL beings. As part of our mission, we require anyone on the farm to abide by a plants-based only food rule.

If interested and you meet all of the requirements, please fill out the form below. Message or email us with any questions. Thank you!

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