ID: 187477

RSPCA NSW Coffs Harbour Shelter - Maintenance Volunteer - # 187477

Animal Welfare Regular - less than 6 months Coffs Harbour NSW

About this opportunity

Generally, tasks will include cleaning walls, windows, fencing and pathways around the shelter, as well as providing repairs to animal enclosures and providing general cleaning with a pressure hose.

Please note, this role does not involve direct animal contact.

Volunteering in this role looks like:

  • Helping to maintain a clean shelter for both members of the public, staff, volunteers and our animal residents

  • Providing general fixes to facilities and animal enclosures

  • Pressure washing or sweeping pathways and walkways

  • Keeping equipment in a good working order for day-to-day use

  • Comply with all Work Health and Safety (WHS) guidelines

  • Understand and comply with RSPCA NSW policies and procedures


  • Training from our Shelter Team

  • Animal handling experience

  • Inclusion in a friendly and vibrant team

  • Rewarding work directly with animals

  • Networking with internal stakeholders

  • Ongoing support for other opportunities in the organisation, where possible

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) .

Time Required

Seeking volunteers who can help out in either the mornings (9:00am – 12:00pm) or afternoons (12:30pm – 4:00pm), Monday to Saturday.

Type of work
  • Working with Animals