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Now accepting Resumes for our Summer positions

Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre is a not-for profit organization that treats orphaned and injured wildlife in the province of Manitoba, with the goal of successfully releasing them back into the wild.  A majority of our admissions come during the summer months and we are seeking seasonal staff: Wildlife Rehabilitation Technician & a Digital Communication Intern!

  1. Wildlife Rehabilitation Technician

Duties include: care and husbandry of injured and orphaned wildlife, general housekeeping tasks, minor construction projects, outdoor enclosure maintenance and data entry.

Qualifications: student between ages 16-24(required for funding), access to transportation to our rural site (20 mins south of Wpg), animal handling experience an asset, a genuine interest in animal care & the environment.

Schedule: Starting beginning of June, 8 Hrs/day, 40 hrs/week, for 12 weeks, working all weekends (Wednesday-Sunday, 12-8pm)-no exceptions, salary $11/hr

Please send cover letter and resume to pwrcentre@gmail.com by April 1st.

2. Digital Communications Intern

Duties include:daily care and husbandry of injured and orphaned wildlife, taking pictures and videos of animals in care, posting stories on our social media (Facebook, twitter, Instagram, Youtube) and website, engaging the public in discussions through social media, write a series blogs on our website and our newsletter, laison with media, and responding to inquiries on the health status of the animal they rescued.

Qualifications: students between ages 16-30 (required for funding), a full time student prior to summer and returning in the fall,  access to transportation to our rural site (20 mins south of Wpg), animal handling experience an asset, experience with social media, great communication skills, a genuine interest in animal care & the environment.

Schedule: Possible Start Date May 2017, 8 Hrs/day, 40 hrs/week, for approx. 12 weeks, working all weekends (Friday-Tuesday, hours vary)-no exceptions,  salary $12/hr

Please send cover letter and resume to pwrcentre@gmail.com by April 1st.

 

 

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pendant with write upHilary Druxman is pleased to welcome Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre to our list of amazing organizations we partner with! This volunteer based organization is dedicated to treating injured and orphaned Manitoba wildlife and rereleasing them back into their natural habitat.

They have a fantastic outreach education program to teach the public about wildlife issues and they provide resources on their website regarding what to do if you find an injured or orphaned wild animal.

100% of the net proceeds of the Wild and Free Neclace support their continuing efforts to help wild animals in need.

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Now Accepting Resumes for Summer Positions.  For more information: http://pwildlife.ca/now-accepting-resumes-for-summer-employment/ 

 

 

NEW VOLUNTEER POSITIONS to be filled asap.

One Volunteer Opening on PWRC Board of Directors.  If you may have skills and are interested in helping to grow our organization, please send an email to pwrcentre@gmail.com or call 204-510-1855.

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VOLUNTEER NEEDED!!!!

We are currently seeking a Volunteer to assist with the management of the PWRC website.
Is this opportunity for you?
□   I have skills in website management that I would like to utilize
□   I am an action oriented person who enjoys challenge and exercising my creativity
□   I enjoy collaborating with others
□   I would like to make a difference in supporting Manitoba wildlife!
Are you interested?
If so, we’d like to hear from you!  Contact us at pwrcentre@gmail.com .

 

Canadian Tire Money Fundraiser

Items we need for our wildlife centre found at Canadian Tire:

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  • Extra Large Garbage Bags
  • Clear plastic bins with lids
  • Laudry soap- Oxyclean powder or any other soap
  • Vinegar
  • Canned Cat food
  • Rabbit toys
  • Mop
  • Brooms
  • Shovels, Rakes, Clippers
  • Heating pads
  • Digital Scales
  • Dog Toys

We can use any of these items from Canadian Tire or you can donate Canadian Tire Money to help us purchase these items.  You can drop off any items or Canadian Tire monies at any of our booths, Wildbird Unlimited Store at  45-11 Reenders Drive, or contact PWRC (204-510-1855) for pick up or drop off locations.  You can also mail  the Canadian Tire Money to:PWRC, P.O. Box 48059 RPO Lakewood Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2J 4A3.