Animal Care Volunteer
PLEASE NOTE: Our Animal Care Volunteer Application is currently open for the following shifts:
Friday AM, Friday PM, and Saturday PM
If our call for Animal Care volunteers does not meet your current availability, please continue to check back. We will update this banner as our open opportunities change. Thank you!
Animal care volunteering is a unique opportunity to work with marine mammals. As a volunteer, you will assist in the treatment and care of seals, sea lions and cetaceans stranded due to injury or illness along Orange County beaches, and to help release healthy animals back to their natural habitat.
Commitment of one year
One 4-8 hour shift per week on a consistent day
All our volunteers are encouraged to volunteer at our annual fundraising events
Must be 21 years or older
Ability to work well on a team
Willingness to commit to PMMC on a weekly basis
High levels of physical fitness and mental dedication
Eagerness to work hard under difficult and stressful conditions
Ability to tolerate unpleasant sights and smells