Position Summary
We are looking for a dedicated and compassionate employee to provide for daily care needs of the sanctuary’s residents and support Hercules’ Haven’s mission.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Barn and habitat cleaning
  • Animal feeding and care
  • Monitoring special needs animals
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Assist with farm errands including vet trips


  • Must love animals, treat them kindly and compassionately
  • Experience with farmed animals is preferred
  • Must be able to follow detailed instructions and meet animal care schedules
  • Must maintain a plant-based lifestyle during the term of service
  • Great communication skills
  • Good organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Hard-working and dependable
  • Able to work well independently
  • Ability to work in harsh/all weather conditions
  • Ability to perform strenuous physical labor and lifting upwards of 50lbs
  • Commitment to Hercules’ Haven goals and programs
  • Must have valid driver’s license

Committed to 24 hrs per week with the following schedule as an example. Schedule can be negotiable.

  • Monday Off
  • Tuesday 7 -10AM, 4-6PM
  • Wednesday 7 -10AM, 4-6PM
  • Thursday 7 -10AM, 4-6PM
  • Friday 7 -10AM, 4-6PM
  • Saturday 8-12
  • Sunday Off

90-day probationary period
After probation, 6-month commitment


  • Private bedroom, bathroom, office, living room area with TV, cable & internet, on sanctuary premises. Mini fridge provided, with access to vegan kitchen.
  • Opportunity to learn from and interact with our animal residents
  • Living and working with like-minded and committed animal activists
  • Gain valuable sanctuary experience
  • Opportunity to improve communication and outreach skills
  • Candidates must provide their own health insurance coverage for the duration of the employment
  • Monthly stipend of $500.00

Applicants will submit a cover letter and resume detailing education, relevant experience, desire to serve a farm animal sanctuary.
3 letters of reference
Must agree to a background check