Remote Canine Handler

Organization Details
Organization Name: Winnipeg Humane Society
Address: 45 Hurst Way
Winnipeg MB  R3T 0R3
Website: http://www.winnipeghumanesociety.ca
Organizational Description: To protect animals from suffering and to promote their welfare and dignity.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Promote the adoption of a dog or puppy at off-site adoption satellite centre events (Saturdays or Sundays)
Skills Required: -Strong people skills, ability to talk about the positive traits of the dog/puppy and communicate effectively;
-Friendly, approachable and enjoys retail setting;
-Good judgment with the ability to 'think on feet'';
-Must be able to physically handle energetic dogs or excitable puppy utilizing positive re-enforcement methods;
-Attend and complete all required training for this assignment includes dog basics and customer service.
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Weekend
Access to a vehicle and willing to transport canine.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Evaluation
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?ap=879468681
Closing Date: Jun 30, 2020