Office Assistant Volunteer

Office Assistant Volunteer

Office Assistant volunteers will provide administrative and clerical support to the Central Florida Zoo's Administration Department. Volunteers may be found doing tasks such as filing, data entry, copying, shredding of documents, and other clerical duties as assigned.

General Responsibilities: Blue and gold macaw

  • Any combination of office clerical experience
  • Ability to file alphabetically and numerically
  • Computer program knowledge preferred, such as Word and Excel
  • Ability to handle a multi-line telephone professionally, in a positive manner, and provide accurate information
  • Ability to multi-task with frequest interruptions while remaining calm, organized and accurate
  • Positivive interpersonal skills as well as oral and written communication skills.

Training Sessions:

If acepted as a Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens volunteer, an initial volunteer orientation is required prior to beginning volunteer service. Successful completion of an on-the-job training and intruductory period is also required before full acceptance into the Office Assitant volunteer position.

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must commit to one shift per week for at least six months
  • Shift times are flexible from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday
  • Participate in volunteer orientation
  • Successfully complete introductory period
  • Pay a $25.00 training fee for manual and uniform shirt
  • Abide by policies in the Volunteer Handbook
  • Great customer service and ability to work well with visitors

Application: Click here for an Office Assistant volunteer application.
Acceptance into the program is based on quality of the application and interview.

For more information regarding the Zoo's Office Assistant volunteer position please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 407.323.4450 ext. 127 or email volunteers@centralfloridazoo.org