*Welcome customers interested in animal adoption to the City of Albuquerque's Animal Welfare Department.
- Welcome customers to the facility and provide information pertaining to adoptions and reclaims.
- Direct customers to the location of animals available for adoption or reclaim.
- Answer basic questions about the Animal Welfare Department.
- Must be 18 years of age (16 years of age with consent of guardian) and have no history of animal or domestic abuse.
- Ability to communicate well with the public.
Days / Hours
Shifts available Tuesday through Sunday, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Minimum eight hours per month.
Training Provided / Required
Two-hour volunteer orientation and two-hour animal handling class. Mentoring will be provided.
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