Updated: Monday, December 1, 2014
The current volunteer openings are listed below.
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Sea Otter Program (Research and Conservation)
Otter Care Volunteer
We’re currently accepting applications for our Sea Otter Program, which focuses on research and conservation for the threatened southern sea otter. Volunteers accepted into the program as Otter Care Volunteers will assist the Aquarium’s sea otter research and conservation program with the care for and release of abandoned, ill or injured sea otters.
Volunteers serve on weekly shifts for 5.5 hours. Because of the nature of the program, we’re looking for volunteers that are comfortable working in cold/wet environments and will carefully observe and follow all protocols for the position. There is an application process, including interviews and trainings. Volunteers must be age 18 and older.
Length of Time Commitment
Due to the level of training involved, we require volunteers to commit to at least one year of service. Otter Care Volunteers have periodic classroom trainings on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Availability for these trainings is also required.
Other Administrative/Special Volunteer Openings
We're currently looking to fill a handful of positions that include assisting departments in the administration and business operations of the Aquarium. These positions are flexible but generally ask for a weekly commitment of approximately four hours.