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The Position:
The North Island Wildlife Recovery Association (NIWRA) Intern will enjoy a unique opportunity to be part of a team supporting the work of a world-class wildlife rehabilitation and education facility.
The NIWRA intern will further their growth by learning, sharing and applying new skills that enhance daily operations at the Centre.
Open to both international and local applicants
The position requires an 8-week minimum work period
Accommodation is a large RV onsite with a kitchen, shower and access to laundry

Duties: Volunteers and interns are the backbones of our organization. The position works under the direction and support of the Animal Care staff. It includes enclosure cleaning, food preparation (raw meat is processed and fed, so no weak stomachs allowed!), feeding, laundry, participating in maintenance projects and interacting and educating visitors. There is no standard workday in wildlife rehabilitation, which creates an exciting and interesting opportunity.
Provide excellent care to all non-releasable and rehabilitation animals
Assist with evaluating patient progress and release eligibility
Assist with restraint, exams and treatment of animals
Admit patients and accurately complete associated paperwork
Occasionally assist with euthanasia
Maintain high standards of cleanliness in hospital, kitchen and animal housing areas

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