these four easy steps to become a Volunteer:
1. Submit a Volunteer Application.
We are currently accepting
volunteer applications for Orangutan Naturalists through August 2013.
Click here to apply.
2. Attend a Volunteer
Program Introduction. The following dates are
• 1pm June 8
• 6:30pm Aug. 1
• 6:30pm Aug. 26
• 1pm Sept. 28
Please RSVP for the Volunteer Program Introduction to to
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 317-630-2041.
attending a Volunteer Program Introduction, Volunteer Office
will contact interested candidates to schedule an interview.
This allows the Volunteer Services Staff to learn as much
as possible about the person's interests, experiences, and
motivation and to assess the needs and expectations of the Zoo
at that time. General policies and legal documentation will
also be explained. Specific work assignments may be made during
the interview. Interviews generally last one hour.
4. If offered a Volunteer
position, the applicant must attend New Volunteer Orientation
prior to their first day of volunteering. The Orientation
reviews Zoo Policies, Safety and Security Procedures. New
Volunteers become activated only after attending Orientation.
We appreciate your
willingness to help us fulfill our conservation mission.
For additional information, please contact:
Indianapolis Zoo Office of Volunteer Services