Employment Opportunities

Paid Positions

Development Associate.  The Wildlife Center of Virginia is hiring a full-time Development Associate to add to our fundraising team.  This individual will be responsible for processing contributions, communicating with donors, and managing several donor programs.  Qualified individuals will have strong communication and interpersonal skills. 

Interested applicants should send their résumé, cover letter, and salary expectations to Lacy Kegley at lkegley@wildlifecenter.org or mail to:

Wildlife Center of Virginia
c/o Lacy Kegley
P.O. Box 1557
Waynesboro, VA 22980

Six-month Veterinary Internship. The intern will be involved in all aspects of wildlife medicine including physical exams, diagnostic sample collection, radiography, anesthesia, surgery, medical treatment, necropsy, husbandry, record maintenance, telephone consultations, on-call emergencies, and presentations at rounds. The Hospital Director and a veterinary fellow, two licensed veterinary technicians, and two wildlife rehabilitators will supervise the intern. The intern will also supervise senior veterinary students from various schools, volunteers, and the veterinary technician intern.

Successful completion of the NAVLE or ECFVG certification is a prerequisite for this internship. Applicants without this certification will not be considered for the position.

All applications must be received by December 4, 2017. Selected candidates will be interviewed before January 10th, 2018, with final selection made before January 19th, 2018. The internship will run from March 05, 2018 until September 10, 2018.

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


Training Positions [with financial aid]

None available at this time. 


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.