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  • Adoptions Counselor

    Washington Humane Society

    The Adoption Counselor works with members of the public to find the pet of their dreams in our adoption center and with our network of foster families by making good adoption matches, sharing information with potential adopters on proper pet care and specific needs of individual animals, and working with volunteers in our adoption program. The successful candidate will: Be highly motivated to make a difference in the lives of animals who come to WHS in need of a new home. Possess excellent customer service skills. Enjoy working with the public and providing guidance in pet selection. Have experience working hands-on with companion animals. Be excited about working in a fast-paced shelter environment at a progressive organization. How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter outlining your qualifications and your resume to with the subject “Adoption Counselor - NYA.” Learn more at Thank you for your interest!

    Closing Date: September 30, 2015 Posted: August 31, 2015
  • Adoption Counselor

    Animal Care Centers of NYC

    Promote public adoption of animals at all AC&C adoption locations or events. Provide excellent and enthusiastic customer service to potential customers through adoption counseling, answering questions, and assisting with animal interactions and paperwork. Provide with enthusiasm and based on knowledge of AC&C’s policies and adoption process.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2015 Posted: August 28, 2015
  • Shelter Dog Coordinator

    Humane Society of York County

    Assisting the public with specific adoption service needs, answer questions and concerns and provide needed information when called upon. Assistant management to provide leadership, creates overall strategy, and manages implementation of initiatives designed to build long-term stability. Performs technical and routine animal care and related duties. The work involves giving shots, taking complaints and relaying information, cleaning and maintaining kennel areas, and performing related shelter duties. Workers carry out daily assignments, follow through on matters, and use independent judgment and training to take appropriate actions to deal with standard recurring situations. Oversees the Operational guidelines are set forth by the Executive Director and presented in the Employee Manual. Assist the volunteer program. Computer and Internet skills are required.

    Closing Date: September 27, 2015 Posted: August 28, 2015
  • Adoptions Supervisor

    Washington Humane Society

    Join our Rehoming team as the new Adoptions Supervisor at Washington Humane Society’s New York Avenue Shelter! We are looking for that dynamic team player to oversee WHS’ off-site adoption events and provide direct support and oversight of the adoptions staff. Responsibilities include providing excellent customer service to potential adopters and people who have already adopted; helping to organize adoption promotions and events; participating in shelter rounds for animal observation; training and supervising the staff and volunteers in adoption processes. College degree preferred. May substitute extensive experience in animal sheltering work and/or customer service for college credits. Minimum 1 year experience working or volunteering in an animal shelter or related field. Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to with the subject “Adoptions Supervisor”. Learn more at WHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer D/M/F/V

    Closing Date: September 30, 2015 Posted: August 26, 2015
  • Cat Kennel Tech

    Sevier County Humane Society

    Cat Kennel Technician -maintains the cat’s health, living areas, provides care food water sanitation safety while following the org. policies and assisting the public with adoptions and some computer data entry. Must have experience working in a pet care industry.‬ Ability to handle and care for animals particularly CATS. Must have basic knowledge of Animal health, behavior and breeds, adequate computer skills. Work is performed in kennel setting with the potential exposure to high noise levels, zoonotic disease, animal bites and scratches, cleaning agents and chemicals, animal waste. Frequent walking, standing, bending is required to perform functions of the job. Regular lifting of 30-40lbs ‪MUST BE WILLING TO GET DIRTY, LONG HOURS, HAVE CLEAN DRIVING RECORD AND BE FLEXIBLE ON TIMES YOU ARE AVAILABLE. ‬‬$8-9/hour based on experience and references. Health insurance and paid time off. PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME DETAILING EXPERIENCE, REFERENCES

    Closing Date: September 18, 2015 Posted: August 25, 2015
  • Adoption Counselor (Part-Time)

    Anderson Animal Shelter

    We are seeking a flexible, mature individual with customer service experience and with either knowledge of or a willingness to learn about companion animal care and behavior issues. Applicants should have the ability to quickly absorb and discern complex issues, make principled judgments in a variety of situations and be able to handle stressful conditions; must be functionally literate with computer systems used in operations. This is a part time position.

    Closing Date: September 24, 2015 Posted: August 24, 2015
  • Animal Care/ Customer Care Specialist

    Humane Society of the South Platte Valley

    Humane Society of the South Platte Valley is currently looking to fill a full time position at 40 hours per week. The position will include weekend shifts. The position helps in every department of the shelter. The primary responsibilities include cleaning and caring for the animals in the facility, providing customer care service, assisting medical staff with health care, and assisting with processing animals both medically and behaviorally in order to go up for adoption. We are looking for a self motivated, punctual, and reliable person.You MUST be willing to physically work hard in a fast paced environment! Although the position is incredibly rewarding, there is strenuous work involved. One year of animal handling experience in a professional capacity is REQUIRED (ex: doggie day care, animal hospital, boarding facility). One year of customer service experience is REQUIRED.

    Closing Date: September 6, 2015 Posted: August 23, 2015
  • Animal Care/Adoption Counselor

    Hinsdale Humane Society

    Hinsdale Humane Society, a well-respected, progressive 62 year old non-profit animal shelter, is seeking a dependable, energetic, dedicated, and hard-working individual to join our staff part-time as an Animal Care/Adoption Counselor to work the first three weekends of each month and additional days/hours as needed. Strong work ethics, love of animals, and excellent interpersonal skills are essential. Experience preferred, but not required. Salary dependent upon experience; minimum starting salary $9.00 an hour. To obtain an Employment Application email or apply in person at Hinsdale Humane Society, 22 N. Elm Street, Hinsdale, IL. For shelter hours and directions call 630-323-5630.

    Closing Date: October 31, 2015 Posted: August 22, 2015
  • Canine Adoption Coordinator

    The Pet Animal Welfare Society

    Paws, a no kill shelter in Norwalk, Ct is seeking an individual with a high level of comfort working with dogs of all sizes and temperament. In addition, the individual should be knowledgeable concerning traits and attributes specific to certain breeds, along with confident handling. This position requires strong organizational and time management skills and excellent customer service skills. You will work closely with the kennel manager and be expected to demonstrate the utmost professionalism and team mentality. This is a full time position which requires evening and weekend hours along with some holidays.. Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to Michele Rinaldi, Shelter Director. No phone calls, please

    Closing Date: September 30, 2015 Posted: August 20, 2015
  • Kennel Attendant / Caretaker for Dogs

    Dogs by Debin

    This rewarding job includes lots of structure. We are seeking a full-time person to assist the Kennel Manager and work alone in the kennels 2-3 days a week as well. Duties include but are not limited to: Enrichment, cleaning, feeding, dispensing medications, directing volunteers, handling dogs, small space organization. Bending & heavy lifting is required. Must be a self-thinker with great problem solving skills. Must have at least one year experience working with dogs in a professional manner. We house up to 40 dogs on-site.

    Closing Date: September 12, 2015 Posted: August 12, 2015
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