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Transport Team Volunteer

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Louie's Legacy Animal Rescue
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Staten Island, NY

Louie's Legacy Animal Rescue


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Published 4 months ago

Recurring
A few hours per week

Description: This position serves the important role of transporting animals and supplies.

Reports To: Intake and Medical Manager.

Schedule and Time Commitment:  

  • Various lengths of transport. 
  • Use own vehicle. Reimbursements for gas and toll are available upon request (with receipt) or, cost is a tax-deductible donation to a 501(c)3.
  • These are ongoing opportunities.

Location: 

  • New York. Google Map estimates – Times listed are approximate estimates for a one-way trip:
  • Staten Island – Glendale, Bronx, Manhattan – 1 to 1.5 hours.
  • NYC – Meriden, CT – 2 to 3 hours.
  • NYC – Philadelphia – 2 hours.
  • NYC – Toms Creek, VA – 8 to 10 hours.
  • NYC – Allentown, PA – 2 hours.
  • NYC – Morristown, NJ – 1 hour.

Core Responsibilities:

 Comply with instructions from the Intake and Medical Manager.

 Provide safe and comfortable transportation for animals.

 Animals should be double leashed, and the transporter should be prepared to mitigate things such as fear aggression and flight risks.

Qualifications:

 Valid driver’s license required.

 Safe animal handling skills.

 Provide comfortable transport.

Physical requirements for events:

 Ability to lift up to 50 lbs., carrying cages/kennels carefully.

 Heavier animals should be lifted with assistance.

 Working closely with animals to load and unload.

 If you have any physical limitations, please inform the Intake and Medical Manager.


Description: This position serves the important role of transporting animals and supplies.

Reports To: Intake and Medical Manager.

Schedule and Time Commitment:  

  • Various lengths of transport. 
  • Use own vehicle. Reimbursements for gas and toll…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location

Location

Louie's Legacy - Staten Island

Staten Island, NY

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