Farm Assistants Needed – Mucker/Cleaner
Catskill Animal Sanctuary is a haven for rescued farmed animals. Our mission is to rescue and rehabilitate farmed animals, to ignite social change to end their exploitation, and to promote veganism.
The Farm Assistant – Mucker/Cleaner is responsible for ensuring that all our animals have clean pastures, barns and sleeping quarters. Daily duties include cleaning stalls, barns, and enclosures, putting down fresh bedding, cleaning pastures, loading and stacking hay/straw, operating farm vehicles and assisting with snow shoveling in winter. This position is fast-paced, physically demanding, and requires someone happily willing to work in any weather conditions. It will keep you active!
Requirements: Must adhere to our strict policy of animal treatment. Previous experience within an animal related/farm setting is a plus, but not required, positive attitude, excellent work ethic, reliability, excellent physical fitness with the ability to lift 75 lbs. with ease, ability to work independently, and willingness to work weekends.
Starting salary $13/hour with 90-day performance review. Benefits include paid vacations, health coverage, and the opportunity to join a friendly staff working together to end animal suffering all in a beautiful, serene setting.
We are an equal opportunity employer who celebrates diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
To apply: Please email cover letter telling us why you would like to work here, your resume, and three references to email@example.com.