Employment Opportunities

Paid Positions

Front Desk Assistant.  The Wildlife Center of Virginia is looking for a Front Desk Assistant to help as supportive staff to the Front Desk Coordinators during the busy spring and summer and throughout the rest of the year as needed. This position serves as the voice of the Center to the public by answering calls, greeting lobby visitors, and admitting patients. 


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

Training Positions [with financial aid]

Veterinary Technician Internship – 2019-2020.  We're currently seeking a 13-month veterinary technician intern with a start date of June 3, 2019; however, the position will remain open until the right candidate is hired.
In order to be considered for this position, you must be eligible for licensure in Virginia in Veterinary Technology. This means you must either be:

  • Currently licensed as a veterinary technician


  • In your final semester of an AVMA approved veterinary technology program and able to provide a passing score on the VTNE within three months of the internship start date. 

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.