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  • 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 as a permanent part-time Animal Care/Adoption Counselor. Strong work ethics, love of animals, and excellent interpersonal skills are essential. Weekends and occasional weekdays and holidays required. Experience preferred, but not required. Salary dependent upon experience; minimum starting salary $9.00 an hour. To obtain an Employment Application email info@hinsdalehumanesociety.org. 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: August 15, 2015 Posted: July 1, 2015
  • Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator

    Animal Shelter of the Wood River Valley

    This person will be an outgoing, organized, and motivated candidate who enjoys working with the public and connecting people & pets. Primary responsibilities include off-site adoption events, youth outreach, and volunteer management. Full-time, Tues-Sat.

    Closing Date: September 1, 2015 Posted: July 1, 2015
  • Outreach Adoption Counselor

    Humane Society of Utah

    Facilitate all aspects of off-site adoption events. 1.Work w/ the shelter Receiving Department to check out animals to transport to special adoption events weekly on every Friday, Saturday & Sunday of the year. 2.Care for the animals while in transport to & from the event location and at all times during adoption events. 3.Provide excellent customer service to everyone. 4.Educate the public on the humane treatment of animals. 5.Raise awareness about the benefits of adopting a shelter animal & spay/neuter. 6.Inform the public of the programs & services that the Humane Society of Utah has to offer. 7.Counsel potential adopters & complete all adoption application materials. Qualifications 1.Clear driving history. 2.Ability to work EVERY Friday, Saturday & Sunday for no more than 30hrs per week. 3.High School Diploma required. 4.Must have prior experience in handling animals. 5.Must be able to lift 40lbs. 6.Must be self motivated & able to work w/ little supervision while off-site.

    Closing Date: August 15, 2015 Posted: June 30, 2015
  • Placement Manager (Part-Tme)

    Ruff Start Rescue

    The Placement Manager oversees, directs, and evaluates the work of our Placement Team, which consists of PCs (placement coordinators) and FCs (foster coordinators). Our Placement Team acts as liaisons between potential adopters and the fosters caring for our animals. This position helps employees and volunteers work as a team and ensures foster families as well as potential fosters and adopters are well taken care of. Through process and relationship management, the Placement Manager helps ensures pet adoptions move quickly and smoothly, so that we can save as many animals as possible. This is a crucial role with a lot of moving parts and a large team to support and manage.

    Closing Date: December 31, 2015 Posted: June 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: July 18, 2015 Posted: June 20, 2015
  • Animal Care & Adoption Center Manager

    Animal Rescue League of Boston

    Animal Rescue League of Boston is currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Shelter Manager for our Boston location. Responsibilities include: general overall day to day supervision and operation of the animal shelter and associated activities, relating to the adoption center, the intake center and the animal care/shelter areas. BA/BS degree; a minimum of 5 years of animal welfare and animal handling experience is required. Three years of direct supervisory or management experience is also essential, with a high level of professionalism, strong interpersonal skills and exceptional coaching and mentoring capabilities. Visit www.arlboston.org for complete description and more information. Interested candidates, send resume and cover letter to careers@arlboston.org.

    Closing Date: September 1, 2015 Posted: June 15, 2015
  • Kennel Team Leader

    North Shore Animal League America

    Looking for full-time Kennel Team Leader to assist the Kennel Management Team with the daily operation of the Adoption Center. Supervise and train staff in promoting and ensuring quality adoptions. Responsibilities: Provide outstanding customer service and ensure the staff does so too. Monitor associates in achieving adoption goals. Supervise staff associates, i.e., assign work, schedule breaks, monitor cleanliness and animal safety, and work performance. Provide feedback to managers on associates productivity and performance through the completion of daily Associate performance report. Monitor and control puppy, kitten, cat and dog inventory on adoption floor. Monitor adoption flow and take corrective steps to ensure smooth/timely processing adoptions. Positive,friendly attitude. Previous experience working hands-on with animals/shelter environment or veterinary facility. Good communication skills.Ability to work independently Willingness to maintain sanitation of animal areas.

    Closing Date: August 31, 2015 Posted: June 12, 2015
  • Foster Care Manager

    North Shore Animal League America

    Seeking an experienced, energetic, and creative Foster Care Manager to identify potential foster care candidates and act as a liaison between the veterinarians, foster care department and the shelter. Responsible for the health, welfare and maintenance of all foster care animals placed in volunteer foster care homes. Must be passionate about animal welfare our mission and goals. Candidate must be goal oriented, work autonomously with a high degree of accountability, to meet or exceed established goals. Will be expected to: • Coordinate presentations for prospective foster homes. • Administer, maintain and monitor the entire Foster Care home program. • Market and grow the program to increase the numbers of animals placed. Expand Volunteer base. 3 years animal husbandry experience. Exposure to veterinary procedures. 2 years management experience. Excellent written and verbal communication. Proficient in Microsoft Applications. Strong organizational and time management skills.

    Closing Date: August 31, 2015 Posted: June 12, 2015
  • Adoption Outreach Assistant

    Kitsap Humane Society

    Kitsap Humane Society is a progressive animal welfare shelter whose mission is to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome homeless animals. We are committed to an open admissions policy, animal rehabilitation and a euthanasia rate of less than 5%. Kitsap Humane Society is seeking an individual with a passion for animal welfare and strong people/customer service skills to be an Adoption Outreach Assistant. This position takes shelter pets (primarily dogs and cats) into pet stores and other community locations on the weekends to find the animals adoptive homes. This is both a customer service and animal handling position. The Adoption Outreach Assistant must be comfortable handling animals of all sizes and breeds, cleaning kennels, and working with people in a public setting. A big part of the Adoption Outreach Assistant’s job is discussing animals with prospective adopters to help them make a suitable choice, and talking about KHS’ mission and programs.

    Closing Date: August 14, 2015 Posted: June 4, 2015
  • Adoption Counselor

    Animal Care and Control 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: August 31, 2015 Posted: June 2, 2015

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