Wild Burro Rescue & Preservation Project
PO box 10
Olancha, CA 93549-0010
Wild Burro Rescue Internship Application
Date of Application: _____/_________/____________
City: ___________________________________ State: __________ Zip: _________________
Home Phone: ____________________________ Work Phone: __________________________
Cell Phone: ______________________________ E-mail: ______________________________
Occupation: ___________________________ Employer: ______________________________
Which is the best number to call during the daytime? Home Work Cell
Do you meet our minimum age requirement of 18 years? Yes No
Which start date are you applying for?
Spring summer fall winter
Do you have a valid U.S. driver’s license? Yes No
Are you able to drive a standard transmission vehicle? Yes No
Have you received a tetanus shot recently? Yes No
The job requires physical labor, including standing, walking, lifting heavy objects
(Hay bales) and outdoor work during all types of weather.
Are you willing and physically able to perform these types of duties? Yes No
Do you have any animal or outdoor allergies? Yes No
Please respond to the following on a separate attached sheet.
1) Why do you want this internship?
2) Wild Burro Rescue reveres animals as sentient beings, not “objects” or “things.” We never refer to animals as “it,” rather “he/she.” What are your thoughts on this philosophy?
Please list two professional and/or academic references:
Reference #1 Reference #2
Name: ____________________________________________ Name ________________________________________
Daytime Phone: _____________________________________ Daytime Phone: ________________________________
E-mail: ____________________________________________ E-mail: _______________________________________
Relationship: _______________________________________ Relationship: __________________________________
If accepted for this internship, I agree to abide by the policies and procedures of Wild Burro Rescue and to perform the duties of this position with a strong work ethic and high level of personal integrity. I agree to respect the philosophies of the organization, and I will provide the best possible care for the animals placed in my hands.
By signing this application I indicate that I am aware that the internship I am applying for is voluntary.
__________________________________________ ______________ /______________ / _______________
ATTENTION COLLEGE STUDENTS!
Interns from Bennington College
site maintained and updated by
Karen Gilligan, VP WBR
Did you know that you can do internships with us?
Do you need to get credits for your classes?
check with your colleges and see how you can get involved and earn extra credits.
You can help us with animal care, training, vetting, farrier work. Even organic gardening!
We most certainly welcome all who want to further their studies. You can help our burros and yourself at the same time!
click the link below to print out the application form!