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Found 27 volunteer opportunities with Working with Animals, in Queensland QLD

Volunteer Coordinator - Redland Bay QLD

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Redland Bay QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

The Coordinator will recruit, train, support, manage and give recognition to volunteers within the region. The position will ensure that Story Dogs remains an active and relevant organisation by raising awareness of the Story Dogs brand and services.

Horse Riding for Disabled Assistant and/or General Hand

Valley RDA - Valley Riding Develops Abilities

  • Location: Tallebudgera QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

Volunteers need to collect, groom, saddle the horses and to participate in classes, whether leading or side walking. Volunteers also need to assist with gates, games and riders preparation, if you prefer not actually be with horses. Training provided. 8am-12pm Friday and / or Saturday during Queensland school term only. (Y)

Sunshine Coast Sponsorship Development Officer

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Maroochydore QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

To maintain, enhance and broaden relationships between existing Dog Sponsors and Story Dogs in the Sunshine Coast (QLD) area. To recruit new Dog Sponsors for Story Dogs in the Sunshine Coast area.

Horse Care Team Member - SEE NOTES RE COMPLETING APPLICATION FORM ONLINE.

I Give A Buck Foundation - Hoofbeats Sanctuary

  • Location: Doonan QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Our Hoofbeats Sanctuary operates from a 5-acre facility in Doonan on the Sunshine Coast. The role of Horse Care Team Members is to do shifts on the horse care roster, ensuring that welfare checks are made on the horses twice a day, 7 days a week.

Aviary Attendants - Morning/Afternoon shifts

Parrots in Paradise Sanctuary

  • Location: Glass House Mountains QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Aviary Attendants required for Parrots in Paradise Assistants will be responsible for feeding and watering parrots and cleaning aviaries. One of the many things we do here is take in unwanted, lost or surrendered parrots, some have had miserable lives, some well loved, and some even come in having been hurt in some way. The first thing we do is to settle the bird and observe their nature and see if the bird is “imprinted” or not. And suitable to go to a new home.

INDOOR AVIARY ASSISTANT

Parrots in Paradise Sanctuary

  • Location: Glass House Mountains QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Feed, water and clean indoor cages and night accommodation of birds (air conditioned area and caring for babies

Office/Reception/Telephone Assistant

Parrots in Paradise Sanctuary

  • Location: Glass House Mountains QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

We require an easy going person who is happy and confident to answer the phone in an up-beat manner, take bookings for shows, type correspondence, answer emails, write up accounts and general office duties also cover shop and reception for shows. A basic knowledge of computers will be required. You will need a good telephone manner and customer service skills.

MAINTENANCE/HANDY PERSON

Parrots in Paradise Sanctuary

  • Location: Glass House Mountains QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Are you self motivated and happy to work alone? We require a maintenance/handyperson with skills in wood and/or metal to help with the upkeep of our facility.You would be required to help build nest boxes, repair bird cages and fix any general maintenance required. 5 hours a day Monday, Wednesday and Friday however times are flexible. Our Sanctuary is a Centrelink and Work for the Dole approved workplace. Mature persons and retirees very welcome.

GARDENER

Parrots in Paradise Sanctuary

  • Location: Glass House Mountains QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Are you self motivated and happy to work alone? Do you have a green thumb, love working outside and can look after a ride on mower? We require a gardener/s for 3 days a week. Start time is usually 8:30am however days and times are flexible. Our Sanctuary is a Centrelink and Work for the Dole approved workplace. Mature persons and Retirees very welcome.

Volunteer Coordinator - Hervey Bay QLD

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Hervey Bay QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

The Coordinator will recruit, train, support, manage and give recognition to volunteers within the region. The position will ensure that Story Dogs remains an active and relevant organisation by raising awareness of the Story Dogs brand and services.

Gardeners for Butterfly House and Nursery

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Banksia Beach QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Help grow and maintain the butterfly-attracting plants to be sold at the Butterfly House and the plants needed continuously for egg-laying, caterpillar food and nectar in the Butterfly House and Breeding Laboratory. Potting, propagation, weeding and watering the established nursery areas. In Butterfly House, pruning to encourage blooming for nectar and maintaining attractive gardens, paths and other features. Maintain tidy facility. Training is provided. Enthusiasm welcome.

Butterfly Breeding Laboratory Technicians

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Learn about the amazing Butterfly Life Cycle. ‘Learn as you work’ caring for the hungry caterpillars. Assist in the collection of butterfly eggs. Help hang chrysalises for the new butterflies to emerge safely. Clean and sterilise equipment to prevent disease outbreaks. Release new-born butterflies into the Butterfly House. No experience necessary. All training is provided. Shifts required are two x 3.5hrs per week. A reasonable degree of fitness is needed to be on your feet. Interesting work!

Maintenance Operators

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Help maintain the Bribie Island Butterfly House, laboratory building and nursery areas. Work includes general maintenance on irrigation, electrical, some machinery. Keeping the water features operating nicely in the butterfly house. Some experience preferred in mechanical, irrigation, electrical OR general maintenance. Good general handyperson taking pride in keeping the Butterfly House running smoothly. Training in Butterfly House maintenance work is provided.

Tour Guide

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Introduce our guests to the wonders of Butterflies and their amazing life cycle! Personality is important, along with presentation and ability to communicate with a broad audience. You will enjoy it as much as our visitors. You will be giving groups of visitors a 15-20 minute education tour on the butterfly life cycle and other interesting facts. This is done in front of live displays to prompt you! Training is provided on-the-job. Palm cards OK. Times include Sundays and/or Wednesdays.

Butterfly House Assistant

Bribie Island Butterfly House

  • Location: Bongaree QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

If you like working with nature you are going to love the Bribie Island Butterfly House! In the 18 months since we opened on beautiful Bribie Island, we have had over 25,000 visitors. Help give our visitors a great experience inside the Butterfly House. Show them butterflies laying eggs, feeding, mating etc. Supervise and enforce the ‘no touch’ rule re butterflies. Be yourself and be friendly!

Volunteer Reading Dog Team

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Nambour West QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Taking your dog into your local school every week for approx 2 hours to help children read.

Volunteer Coordinator - Central Gold Coast QLD

Story Dogs Vic

  • Location: Ashmore QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

The Coordinator will recruit, train, support, manage and give recognition to volunteers within the region. The position will ensure that Story Dogs remains an active and relevant organisation by raising awareness of the Story Dogs brand and services.

Vet Nurse Intern Part Time

FNQ Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: Bingil Bay QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

P/T Intern Vert Nursing, Learn Amphibian Medicine, Clinical Presentation & Treatment Procedures

Tank Disinfection Officer

FNQ Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: Bingil Bay QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Plastic, Glass, Component Triple Phase Washer, Disinfector, Lightweight Items, Standing And Bending Req

Random Acts of Kindness Warriors

In Great Company

  • Location: Across: Canberra Airport ACT, Brisbane City QLD, Gold Coast Mc QLD, Tweed Heads NSW, Sydney NSW, Bundaberg QLD, Illawarra VIC, Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

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