Care for the Birds and the Environment

Beleive in something bigger than yourself. Your life is worth a noble motive. – Walter Anderson

A Junior Rehabilitation Aviary Caretaker is trained to assist in the upkeep of injured raptor's enclosures.

  • Wash down walls and floors of raptor aviaries 
  • Clean raptor perches and food stations
  • Clean and refill water bowls
  • Remove any debris from enclosures 
  • Observe injured raptor's behavior

A Junior Resident Bird Care Aviary Caretaker is trained to assist in the upkeep of the enclosures for the birds that are permanent residents of CRC.

  • Wash down walls and floors of raptor aviaries 
  • Clean raptor perches and food stations
  • Clean and refill water bowls
  • Remove any debris from enclosures 
  • Observe raptor's behavior
Requirements Snapshot
Volunteer Position
  •  Junior Rehab Aviary Caretaker
  • Junior RBC Aviary Caretaker
Commitment Required 
  • Minimum of 4 hours per week
  • Flexible time, same day every week
    • Occasional time off can be accommodated 
  • Commitment of at least 6 months
  • Minimum of 4 hours per week
  • Flexible time, same day every week
    • Occasional time off can be accommodated 
  • Commitment of at least 6 months
Age Range
  • Applicants must be in at least the sixth grade
  • In summer, applicants must be at least a rising sixth grader 
  • Applicants must be in at least the sixth grade
  • In summer, applicants must be at least a rising sixth grader 
Volunteer Fee
  •  $30 (pays for training, CRC t-shirt, and nametag) 
  • $30 (pays for training, CRC t-shirt, and nametag) 

Submit a Junior Rehab Aviary Caretaker application HERE

Submit a Junior RBC Aviary Caretaker application HERE

All Junior Aviary Caretakers must be accompanied by an adult each time they volunteer, no exceptions.

When you submit an application you will receive a confirmation email that your application was received. You will receive a separate email from the Volunteer Coordinator within five business days on how to set up an interview with CRC Staff.

NOTE: Court ordered community service volunteers are not accepted at this time.