Employment Opportunities

Paid Positions

Development Director.  This person has day-to-day responsibility for leading the Development Department, leading and managing a team of three colleagues [a Development Associate, a part-time Fundraising Coordinator, and a part-time Special Projects Coordinator], working closely with the Senior Vice President on communications, and reports directly to the Center’s President. The Center relies primarily on contributions from individuals [an active donor base of about 3,000], as well as foundation/corporate grants, proceeds from an annual Gala, and bequest revenue. The Center is also in the planning stages of a capital project that will greatly expand the Center’s physical facility and treatment, research, training, and outreach capacities.

No phone calls, please! We want to keep the lines open for wildlife emergencies. 

Training Positions [with financial aid]


Volunteer Opportunities

Each year, the Wildlife Center relies on hundreds of volunteers and students to help us help wildlife return to the wild. Please visit our volunteer opportunities or training opportunities pages to learn more. The rehabilitation and outreach staff are currently accepting applications for externship positions. 

Join us in making a real difference in wildlife conservation and the environment.

The Wildlife Center of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.