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Job Title: Facilities Assistant

Job Status: Part time (30 hours/week)

Compensation: $15/hr. to start with potential for growth.

Position: The Facilities Assistant is primarily responsible for the upkeep, maintenance, and landscaping at Charlie’s Acres. They are also involved in animal caregiving as needed. They play an integral role in ensuring the safety, happiness, and proper care of the animals including feeding, cleaning, and providing basic medical care as needed. They will report to the Facilities Manager, Founder, and Animal Caregiving leaders as appropriate. Throughout the course of assisting the Facilities Manager, the Facilities Assistant may have the opportunity to gain experience and knowledge of several different trades and disciplines.

Directly Reports to: Facilities Manager


Responsibilities

 

Facilities

·        Maintain a cleanliness and tidiness in all buildings

·        General grounds maintenance basic landscaping and preventative maintenance.

·        Operation and maintenance of small machines

·        Basic carpentry

·        Help maintain heavy equipment and vehicles including trucks and tractors

·        Assist Facilities Manager with projects as needed

 

Animal Care (as needed)

·        Animal feeding

·        Assist animal care staff in basic healthcare tasks and veterinary visits

·        Assist animal care staff with daily cleaning duties

·        Aid on-site volunteers and visitors

·        Basic repair of enclosures


Qualifications

·        Reliable and strong work ethic

·        Comfortable around farm animals

·        Able to work in all weather conditions

·        Ability to consistently perform strenuous labor including lifting up to 60lbs

·        Passion for animal welfare

·        Ability to follow instructions and meet time sensitive demands

·        Willingness to be refrain from using animal products while on-site

·        Work well both solo and with other team members

·        Strong communication skills

·        Fast learner

·        Willingness to work weekends/holidays/special events

·        Valid driver’s license and good driving record (subject to verification)


Additional Preferred Qualifications

·        Previous farm animal experience

·        Comfort when dealing with the general public


Hours/Days: Preferred days Monday-Friday. Flexible scheduling is available subject to employer’s discretion


Job Title: Facilities Assistant

Job Status: Part time (30 hours/week)

Compensation: $15/hr. to start with potential for growth.

Position: The Facilities Assistant is primarily responsible for the upkeep, maintenance, and landscaping at Charlie’s…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 23, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 22, 2021

Salary

$15/hour to start with room for growth

Location

On-site
Sonoma, CA 95476, USA

How to Apply

Please email resume and brief cover letter to kaleigh@charliesacres.org

Please email resume and brief cover letter to kaleigh@charliesacres.org

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