This position is great for animal
lovers that are also "people persons". This is ideal for anyone interested in
focusing on animal advocacy or public relations.
Reception is responsible for
welcoming visitors to the adoption center. This position has the opportunity to be the
public face of HPAC and requires strong people skills.
Greeting each visitor in person
Answering the phone in a pleasant and
Answering questions about the adoption center processes,
including adoption, volunteering and fostering
Directing visitors through the adoption process,
from viewing the animals, to filling out the applications, to working with an
Assembling adoption packets
Keeping the reception area clean and attractive
Assisting with adoption center laundry
Additional projects as needed.
Volunteers are scheduled for the same 2-3 hour shift each week. There is a 3 month minimum weekly commitment. Dependability is essential.
Monday-Friday 11am – 7pm
Saturday-Sunday 9am - 6pm
All volunteers must attend a
volunteer orientation before starting their position. The orientation covers
each of the volunteer positions at HPAC in detail and explains the overall
objectives of HPAC as an organization. HPAC trains all volunteers. No previous
experience is necessary.