Animal Caregiver Assistant | Indraloka Animal Sanctuary

Animal Caregiver Assistant

The Animal Caregiver Assistant position is a part-time position, working variable hours.
This is a great entry-level opportunity for someone who hopes to build a career with animals.

This Assistant reports to the Animal Care Manager, performing a variety of duties in support of our mission to provide “heaven on earth” to the beloved animals of Indraloka.

Nature of work

This is a dirty job involving heavy physical labor, and daily exposure to common allergens.

Animal Care

  • Lovingly providing water, and care for the animals.
  • Providing assistance with simple maintenance and/or repair of grounds, structures, pastures, fences.
  • Utilizing tools, cleaning barns and stalls.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Committed to and passionate about Indraloka’s vision and values.
  • Experienced in caring for rescued farmed animals preferred.
  • Able to work outside in every weather extreme.
  • Able to carry 50 pounds or more.
  • Valid driver’s license required.
  • Pennsylvania criminal history and child abuse clearance required.
  • Able to understand and precisely follow oral and written directions.
  • Willing to work flexible hours including weekends and some holidays

Hours and Location: 

Part-time time. Weekend, Holiday and evening work will be required. This job is onsite in Dalton, PA

Compensation and Start date:

Salary: $10-$12 per hour. Start Date is immediately.

To Apply:

Send resume and cover letter to

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