We currently have one opening for a part-time Wildlife Rehabilitation Technician in Fairfield, CA. Please note that previous openings for closed positions may still be 'active' on external websites.
International Bird Rescue is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that specializes in the rescue and rehabilitation of sick, injured and contaminated aquatic birds. Between our two centers in San Pedro, CA and Fairfield, CA, we treat more than 5,000 patients per year. We currently have an immediate opening for a rehabilitation technician at our SF Bay Wildlife Center in Fairfield, CA. Rehabilitation technicians are responsible for the husbandry and medical care of patients as well as public outreach and education regarding wildlife issues. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required for training/managing volunteers and for interacting with co-workers, veterinarians and other local rehabilitation centers. For individuals interested in becoming part of Bird Rescue's internationally renowned response team, this is a great opportunity to learn about, work with, and become proficient at rehabilitating these challenging species. An RVT licensed in the state of California and/or a bachelor's degree in a related field is preferred; however, individuals with a strong background or interest in wildlife rehabilitation are encouraged to apply. For more information about Bird Rescue, visit www.bird-rescue.org
Please, note that the application requires a resume, cover letter and 3 references.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US without need for current or future visa sponsorship through Bird Rescue (visa sponsorship is not available for this position).
Relocation assistance is not available.
Bird Rescue has an equal employment opportunity
(EEO) policy, which
provides that no applicant or employee will be discriminated against on the basis of
gender, race, color, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, national
origin, disability or sexual orientation, or any other category protected by state or
This position description is not an offer of employment, nor an employment contract.
DO NOT call the clinic regarding this position.