Sample Animal Shelter Volunteer Resume

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Eric Perez
545 Emily Drive
Charlotte, SC 28202

Job Objective Obtain work as Animal Shelter Volunteer and serve the organization to the best of my abilities.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Outstanding experience of volunteering in animal shelter
  • Profound knowledge of animal behavior
  • Skilled in care and handling animals
  • Ability to interact calmly with animals
  • Ability to determine incoming animal’s physical condition
  • Ability to assess animal’s breed and age

Professional Experience:

Animal Shelter Volunteer
San Diego Humane Society, Charlotte, SC
August 2007 – Present

  • Handled animals safely and confidently.
  • Provided support in development of operational budget.
  • Identified safety hazardous and recommended corrective actions.
  • Developed monthly volunteering reports and weekly newsletters.
  • Worked well with other volunteers in animal shelter.
  • Assisted in development of volunteer policies and procedures.
  • Conducted trainings in volunteer programs.
  • Developed volunteer recognition, appreciation and advancement programs.


Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Sciences
Wright State University, Dayton, OH

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