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  • Director of Animal Services

    Contra Costa County, California

    The Department of Animal Services budget for FY 14/15 is approximately $10.9 million. There are two facilities one located in Martinez and one in Pinole. CCC is seeking a Director of Animal Services who will report directly to the County Administrator. The nature of the work performed by the Department of Animal Services requires a diplomatic individual who is able to communicative effectively and compassionately with a broad variety of audiences—including members of the general public, private and public agencies, and personnel at all levels of County service—regarding animal care and control. A Bachelor’s degree with five years experience is required. $106,577 - $129,546 www.bobmurrayassoc.com. contact (916) 784-9080. Brochure available. The first review of resumes December 5, 2014.

    Closing Date: December 5, 2014 Posted: October 28, 2014
  • Executive Director

    Jasper Animal Rescue Mission

    Jasper Animal Rescue Mission is a non profit organization that manages an open admission shelter for Jasper County, SC. The executive director will be responsible for overseeing staff, the care and well being of animals, promote the shelter, encourage community involvement and solicit funding for the shelter through fundraising opportunities and grants. Experience in a municipal or open admission shelter is desired along with an ability to lead and manage the staff and a dedication to saving lives of abandoned and neglected dogs and cats. Salary range is in the mid-thirties. Please respond with resume and salary requirements to jarmemployment@gmail.com

    Closing Date: November 10, 2014 Posted: October 28, 2014
  • Shelter Manager

    Second Chance Animal Center

    Responsibilities: • Human Resources (customer service, recruiting, training, hiring, employee files, performance reviews, scheduling, staff meetings, payroll) • Shelter policies (with ED and Board) and shelter report • Shelter Management (open/close, supervision of staff/volunteers, sanitation, safety) • Outreach (TV, radio, press releases, newsletter, tours) • Off-site Adoptathons and Animal Transfers Requirements • Set an example for other staff and be passionate about SCAC’s mission. • Excellent customer service and communication skills (both written and verbal) with all types of people. • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize activities. • Ability to stay calm in highly stressful and emotional situations. • Experience with companion animals and with staff supervision. This is a full-time position; Tues-Sat or Mon-Fri, depending on other staff coverage. To apply, submit resume and cover letter to shelterdirector@hughes.net

    Closing Date: November 3, 2014 Posted: October 27, 2014
  • Animal Caregiver (Part-Time)

    PAWS Chicago

    North Shore Adoption Center. This position is part-time (with a potential for full-time in the future). Playing one of the most crucial roles in the direct care of all PAWS Chicago internal animals, Animal Caregivers are responsible for the daily care and cleaning of all animals in the adoption program within PAWS Chicago. This includes: daily feeding, medicating and cleaning of all animal areas (both dogs and cats). Also may require walking of dogs if no volunteers available. Animal Caregivers are responsible for closely monitoring and following through with the medication and medical/behavior observation logs to ensure each animal is receiving the PAWS Chicago care standard. They must obey any animal exercise restrictions. In addition to caring for all of the internal animals at PAWS Chicago, Animal Caregivers are also responsible for ensuring that common areas that are a part of the adoption center are clean and maintained.

    Closing Date: December 1, 2014 Posted: October 27, 2014
  • Shelter Medicine Veterinarian

    PAWS Chicago

    PAWS Chicago Rescue and Recovery Center seeks an experienced part-time Shelter Medicine Veterinarian. This person is responsible for ensuring the highest quality of care for in-house animals; including but not limited to physical exams, diagnosis, treatment and management of animals for routine or critical care. We are looking for a detail oriented, dependable, committed person that wants to make a difference in animal’s lives. Shelter experienced preferred, please forward CV to kjahnke@pawschicago.org

    Closing Date: December 1, 2014 Posted: October 27, 2014
  • Executive Director

    Coastal Humane Society

    Founded in 1950, the Coastal Humane Society has provided care for tens of thousands of animals since its inception, and has found stable homes for deserving animals whose new owners benefit from the relationship as much as their Coastal pets do. The ideal candidate will be a passionate advocate for animal welfare and for the people who contribute to animals’ well being. She or he will be an innovative, visionary thinker with a demonstrable record of success and will have experience stewarding existing funders and cultivating new partnerships; will exhibit excellent management and relationship-building skills; and will have a comfortable public presence. He or she will be self-directed, driven, and energized about building broad, sustainable change, and will have a leadership style that inspires others to deliver peak performance. FMI, please see our full description and application instructions at www.coastalhumanesociety.org.

    Closing Date: November 26, 2014 Posted: October 27, 2014
  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    PAWS Chicago

    The CVT will provide technical assistance to shelter veterinarians and communicate regarding changes in patient condition, results of diagnostic tests and procedures and treatment questions. Position responsibilities include shelter animal intake and evaluation procedures; diagnostics; health assessment of shelter animals; care of shelter animals including emergency and intensive care as required; restraint; patient and equipment preparation for diagnostic procedures, monitoring, and evaluating shelter animals; administration of medication; catheter placement; maintenance of IV’s. Perform quality control of shelter technical services such as disinfection procedures, in-house diagnostic services and animal selection and intake. This is a position at the PAWS Chicago Rescue and Recovery Center, 3516 W. 26th Street in Chicago. Please forward resume and interest to kjahnke@pawschicago.org or fax to 773 521-1142.

    Closing Date: December 1, 2014 Posted: October 27, 2014
  • Executive Director

    Home At Last

    Open until filled. Home At Last Humane Society. The Executive Director is responsible for the administration or administrative oversight and accountability of all operations of HAL as directed by the Board of Directors.

    Closing Date: November 15, 2014 Posted: October 27, 2014
  • Executive Director

    Home At Last Humane Society Board of Directors is seeking an Executive Director to lead the organization into the next phase of its future. Working with a strong, dedicated staff and an engaged Board of Directors, the Executive Director will improve the humane and ethical treatment of animals through outstanding leadership, financial management, fundraising and administration. In addition to providing the highest quality of services to the community, the Board of Directors has identified the following as the highest priorities for the new Executive Director, the board, and the staff: Increase revenues and diversify funding through the implementation of comprehensive fund development and donor stewardship plans that incorporate goals, strategies, and accountability for all major revenue and donor areas.

    Closing Date: November 22, 2014 Posted: October 26, 2014
  • Shelter Manager

    Atlanta Humane Society

    The Shelter Manager is responsible for the efficient operation of the animal shelter to include Admission, Animal Care and Adoption departments and staff. Ensures constant humane care and treatment of animals is provided at all times. Ensures the upkeep and cleanliness of the kennel and adoption facilities are held to AHS standards. Provides a quality customer service experience for external and internal customers in accordance with Society’s mission, goals and philosophy. Directly manage shelter operations team to include Admission, Animal Care and Adoption staff. Assist in development of departmental budgets and adhere to annual revenue and expense projections. Work closely with Shelter Medicine team to ensure disease management and established protocols are being implemented and upheld. Ensure quality customer service to patrons who visit or call the shelter. Work closely with department staff and volunteers to accomplish departmental and Society goals.

    Closing Date: November 28, 2014 Posted: October 26, 2014
  • Administrative Assistant

    National Cat Protection Society

    A private, non-profit humane society in East San Diego County is seeking a mature, administrative assistant with a skill set that can cover all aspects. Assistant must be professional and neat in appearance with a positive and friendly attitude. Qualifications and Skills: Experience supporting a senior executive required0 Excellent communication skills and pleasant telephone manner0 Good customer service skills0 Team player attitude0 Computer skills in Microsoft Office0 Experience within the social media preferred0 Professional demeanor and confidentiality0 Must be able to work independently and be extremely organized0 Legible cursive writing a plus! Responsibilities will include: event planning/fundraisers; ordering and maintaining supplies; reviewing and responding to correspondence; keeping executive advised of all shelter activities. Please email a cover letter and resume to: rcosta9031@gmail.com.

    Closing Date: November 30, 2014 Posted: October 25, 2014
  • Veterinary Technician

    Bergen County Animal Shelter

    Become part of a progressive Animal Shelter and Adoption Center located in Northern New Jersey. Full-time position available with a flexible schedule. Candidates must have experience in the following areas: surgical assistance, pharmacy duties, lab work, radiology, monitoring of patients, maintaining anesthetized patients and handling medical records. Top priority given to LVT or CVT candidates. We are looking for someone who is friendly, hard-working and can become part of our team. Competitive salary with benefits.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: October 25, 2014
  • Playgroup Faciliator

    Animal Care & Control of NYC

    Work with the Behavior Supervisor to facilitate playgroups for all dogs housed at AC&C.Work with Animal Care Supervisors and ACOs to run playgroups alongside daily kennel cleaning. Responsible for daily play area set up and daily breakdown. Maintain detailed records of behaviors seen during playgroup for each dog involved. Discussion of behaviors with staff & supervisors. Accurate and timely input of behavior information from each playgroup session into each dog’s record. Identify particular dogs that are not suitable for playgroups & alert Behavior Supervisor, Enrichment and Animal Care supervisors. Monitoring and care of playgroup supply inventory & timely ordering of & org of supplies. Assist with in-kennel enrichment for all dogs & socialization for dogs not participating in playgroup. Write bios about animals. Clean up after animals, picking up after the dog during playgroup, walks, & spot cleaning of kennels

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: October 24, 2014
  • Volunteer Program Assistant

    Animal Care & Control of NYC

    Help schedule, prepare for and organize monthly volunteer orientations. Increase targeted recruitment efforts for our Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Staten Island Animal Care Centers. Post and distribute flyers to outside vendors, recreation centers, community centers, schools, etc. Assist with volunteer database management. Provide technical support and troubleshooting for volunteers. On-boarding of and provide support for new volunteers and applicants. Process volunteer training and communicate progress to new and existing volunteers. Communicate with inactive volunteers and routinely clean up our volunteer database. Assist with retention and recognition efforts throughout the term. Assist in the scheduling and communication of regular volunteer meetings and trainings throughout the year. Help with current forms of communication and make recommendations for improvements.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: October 24, 2014
  • Foster and Rescue Coordinator

    Pennsylvania SPCA

    The Foster and Rescue Coordinator is responsible for coordination of the volunteer foster program, to include all PSPCA rescued animals as well as those animals in protective custody, and arranging transfers of PSPCA animals to appropriate rescue partners. Responsibilities include screening and managing relationships with rescue groups, arranging for the placement, care, and return of foster animals, and developing plans to expand the foster program. The coordinator will work closely with the medical and behavioral teams to determine the best outcome for shelter animals. Experience in sheltering or animal rescue required. Experience as a dog or cat foster parent strongly preferred. This position reports directly to the Director of Shelter Operations.

    Closing Date: November 30, 2014 Posted: October 24, 2014
  • Placement Liaison

    Animal Care & Control of NYC

    Support the overall efforts of the Adoption, New Hope and Behavior programs by promoting public adoption and new hope placement of animals at the Staten Island Animal Care Center and off-site Adoption Events. Provide excellent and enthusiastic customer service to potential customers through adoption counseling, answering questions, and assisting with animal interactions and paperwork. Evaluate and assist with the determination of feline behavior while in AC&C’s care through approved assessments and behavior tools.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: October 24, 2014
  • Veterinarian

    Michigan Humane Society

    Michigan Humane Society has a full-time opening for a Veterinarian at our Berman Center veterinary center in Westland. Responsibilities include diagnosing and treating animals, performing routine services such as administering vaccines and medications, performing sterilizations and other surgeries, stabilizing ill and injured animals, interpreting tests, maintaining records, providing client education and payment information, and directing staff. Must hold DVM license. Pay is commensurate with experience. Employees receive PTO and salary deferral plan. Full time employees eligible for health, dental, and prescription coverage and life and disability insurance. Veterinarians receive continuing education and uniform allowances. Visit www.michiganhumane.org to view job posting and apply.

    Closing Date: January 24, 2015 Posted: October 24, 2014
  • New Hope Liaison

    Animal Care & Control of NYC

    Responsible for reviewing, selecting and placing companion animals that are surrendered to the AC&C. Cultivate and maintain relationships with animal welfare adoption partners. Maintain communications with shelter via phone, email, and visits. Document, review and relay information to New Hope Partners as deemed necessary and appropriate. Schedule, coordinate and prepare transports for each animal placed. Review and update New Hope Partner placements daily. Attend off-site New Hope functions as needed. H.S. Diploma required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Minimum one year of shelter experience with preference of customer service and animal placement experience. Visit http://www.nycacc.org/careers.htm for a full job description.

    Closing Date: January 31, 2015 Posted: October 24, 2014
  • Call Center Manager

    Animal Care & Control of NYC

    Responsible for the overall operations of the Manhattan shelter including implementing shelter based programs to exceed the standards of humane animal husbandry and customer service. Monitor building maintenance needs and sanitation of kennels/equipment. Directs and supervises shelter staff in the performance of their responsibilities. Collaborates with the medical team to ensure that medical care is delivered to animals in a timely and ethical manner. Minimum 21 yrs of age. H.S. Diploma/GED required. College degree preferred. Must have previous supervisory experience and at least 5 years experience in leadership capacity. Animal Welfare experience a must. Visit www.nycacc.org for a full job description.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2014 Posted: October 24, 2014
  • Animal Care Specialist (Part-Time)

    Kent County

    A successful candidate will perform technical work in the care of animals, including examining health, age sex, breed and disposition of animals. Duties include observing animals for injury or illness and maintaining sanitary conditions in kennel and surrounding areas. Will assist vet in all aspects of medical care, including high volume spay/neuters as well as assisting with euthanasia of animals. This is a part time position, approx. 20 hours per week. Candidate must be a high school grad or equivalent and possess 1 year of work experience in the care and feeding of animals. Considerable knowledge of animal handling and the ability to handle animals of a vicious nature is required. Formal training in the care, feeding, handling and medical treatment of animals and in the types of animal breeds is desirable. Certified Licensed Veterinary Tech is preferred. Please apply online by November 7, 2014

    Closing Date: November 7, 2014 Posted: October 24, 2014
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