Client Care Associate
Lawrence Humane Society
Client Care Associates at the Lawrence Humane Society work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment helping homeless animals. We are seeking compassionate, responsible people for a full or part-time schedule. Duties include assisting customers, data entry, and money handling. Must have excellent customer service skills. We are a progressive organization that saves thousands of cats, dogs, and small mammals a year. Required: 1. High School Diploma or completion of G.E.D. equivalency 2. No allergies to animals or chemical cleaning agents 3. Willingness to assist/perform euthanasia of animals, administer injections & medications 4. Proven ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of management, co-workers, and customers 5. Experience in an office setting and working with basic office equipment (multi-line phones, computers, copiers, fax machines, Windows-based software) 6. Proven ability to work independently; self motivated and task oriented 7. One year of customer service experience Preferred: 1. One year of experience in a veterinary hospital, animal shelter, or kennel field 2. Experience working for a non-profit organization 3. Knowledge of Google Applications 4. Experience with PetPoint Software 5. Knowledge of basic animal handling, behavior and health 6. Associates or Bachelor’s degree in related field Physical Demands & Work Environment: Work is performed in a kennel environment with regular exposure to high noise levels, chemical cleaning agents, animal dander, and wet floors. Susceptibility to the elements when working outdoors. Exposure to potentially aggressive and dangerous animals and animal bites and scratches. Work requires walking, standing, bending, scrubbing, and reaching up to 10 hours a day, plus moving/walking dogs and lifting up to 40 pounds without assistance. Daily duties require reading and following instructions; using a computer workstation; wearing a portable radio and headset. Driving and working weekends/holidays may be required. Application Instructions: Apply in person at the Lawrence Humane Society, located at 1805 E. 19th St., north of the Douglas County 4H Fairgrounds. Please no phone calls or emails.
Contact Information Cara Seats Shelter Manager 1805 E. 19th St. Lawrence, KS 66046 http://www.LawrenceHumane.org
Closing Date: November 17, 2013
Posted: October 17, 2013