Opportunities

Current Job Opportunities

Animal Care Coordinatior   

Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre houses both birds of prey and reptiles who cannot be released into the wild and require our care.

The successful applicant for Animal Care Coordinator will provide animal care for the captive wildlife at the Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre and supervision of the Animal Care Technician and Animal Care volunteers. This position involves working outside in varying weather conditions for several hours per day.

Deadline for application: September 12 2019

Full job description and how to apply instructions click HERE


Current Volunteer Opportunities

Guided Canoe Volunteers

Guide canoe tours through Wye Marsh for the public, private groups, or school programming.  Ontario Recreational Canoe and Kayaking Association (ORCKA) training provided, as well as training provided by Wye Marsh staff on specific routes. This role is best for someone with experience canoeing, but you don't need to be an expert - just enjoy people and the outdoors! Time commitment is on call, roughly 4-6 hours a week from May-September.

Guided Walk/ Hike Volunteers

Guide guests through Wye Marsh's trails on roughly 1 hour hikes/walks. Provide insight into the Wye Marsh, and the various flora and fauna which inhabit the area. Training will be provided. You don't need to be an expert - just enjoy people and the outdoors! Time commitment is roughly 2-4 hours per week from May-September. 

Front Desk

Duties include answering phones and processing admission and gift store purchases.  Commitment of 4 hours once a week.

Fundraising Bingo Hall Representatives

Represent Wye Marsh at the Boardwalk Gaming Centre, in the Angel Gate Plaza.  This opportunity allows Wye Marsh to receive proceeds from gaming activities.  Commitment of 2 hours once a month.

Outdoor Educators

Duties include assisting and/or leading environmental education programs to school and community groups. Commitment is on call basis.

Please visit our "Get Involved" volunteer page to learn more.