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  • Animal Care Attendant

    Animal Welfare Association

    The Animal Welfare Association is seeking a dedicated and responsible individual with knowledge of animal health, behavior, handling and husbandry. Must be willing to work as part of a collaborative team to properly maintain kennels with thorough cleaning and sanitation protocols. Monitor animals daily and alert medical staff upon signs of illness or injury. Update animal records with accurate information. Provide environmental enrichment for animals as needed. Participate in pet adoption meets. Ability to provide exemplary customer service to adopters and visitors. Must be 18 years of age and able to work weekends. To apply, please send resume to sarahh@awanj.org.

    Closing Date: April 23, 2015 Posted: March 23, 2015
  • Kennel Assistant

    Kane County

    Geneva Location: The Kennel Assistant performs animal care functions under the direction of the Shelter Program Office Manager. Responsibilities include but not limited to the following according to shelter protocols and policies: cleans shelter kennels/cages, feeds/exercise animals, utilize commercial grade laundry/dish sanitizing equipment; writing skills for documentation; assisting with animal behavior assessments/assisting with reclaim/animal adoptions. Additionally this position may require some weekend/evening hours. Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent. Previous experience working within a shelter or animal control facility. Interest in animals/ knowledge of various breeds expected. Ability to learn body language/ animal communication styles. Computer experience for data entry. Customer service skills required. Ability to lift 50 lbs. (dog food bags, animals). Valid Illinois driver’s license, current certificate of vehicle insurance.

    Closing Date: April 15, 2015 Posted: March 20, 2015
  • Animal Care Attendant

    Animal Rescue League of Southern RI

    The Animal Rescue League of Southern Rhode Island is currently looking for an animal care attendant to work 32-35 hours a week. Duties include, but are not limited to, cleaning dog kennels/cat cages, feeding shelter animals, walking, bathing and socializing cats and dogs, handling the public, as well being responsible for maintaining the the interior and exterior grounds. Individual should possess strong customer service skills and be self-motivated, reliable and must be able to work well with others. Prior experience working in an animal care environment is a must! Please send resume, no phone calls please.

    Closing Date: March 31, 2015 Posted: March 20, 2015
  • Manager Animal Care

    City of Irvine, CA

    The City of Irvine is seeking a Manager of Animal Care who will be responsible for implementing the Center’s mission. This position requires a Bachelor’s in public administration, business administration, animal science or a related field. In addition, six years of progressively responsible experience in a municipal environment, including two years in a management or administrative capacity and two years in a supervisory capacity or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities is required. Experience in administering or managing animal services or a related program in a public municipality or private organization involved in humane animal care and/or control including responsibility for public relations and public visibility along with coursework and/or training in humane animal care and communications is highly desirable. www.bobmurrayassoc.com. Contact Gary Phillips (916) 784-9080 Brochure available.

    Closing Date: April 24, 2015 Posted: March 20, 2015
  • Director of Shelter Medicine

    Sonoma Humane Society

    SHS is a progressive open admission animal shelter with an average annual intake of 2,700 animals and a lives-saved rate of 97%. Working with our Lead Shelter Veterinarian, the Director of Shelter Medicine will guide our shelter medical department in providing high quality medical care for our shelter population. Candidates should be highly effective at time management and thrive in a fast paced environment. Candidates also must be proficient in HQHVSN, and have at least 2 years experience in a shelter setting. We seek a candidate able to practice exemplary veterinary medicine in a high volume setting, balancing donor-funded resources while striving to provide the best possible care on both a herd health and individual level. Full job description available at www.sonomahumane.org/careers.

    Closing Date: May 15, 2015 Posted: March 19, 2015
  • Behavior Manager

    Dumb Friends League

    Responsibilities • Create and manage the delivery of animal behavior programs. • Monitor and evaluate program effectiveness, including statistical analysis, report creation and presentation, and implement improvements. • Consult with League staff and managers to develop procedures and protocols for the treatment, care, and evaluation of animals. • Collaborate with and serve as a resource for other animal welfare agencies. • Develop departmental objectives and plans and assist in the development of League initiatives and programs. • Develop SOPs and ensure they are updated, followed, and communicated with staff and volunteers. • Develop and monitor budget. • Recruit, hire, develop, and coach and counsel staff members. Required • Bachelor’s degree in animal science or equivalent experience • Five years’ professional experience working with animals • Excellent interpersonal communication skills • Ability to effectively communicate in writing • Supervisory experience

    Closing Date: April 30, 2015 Posted: March 19, 2015
  • Kennel Attendant

    LifeLine Animal Project

    Lifeline Animal Project is looking for a compassionate and committed Dog House care attendants for part and full time employment. In addition to providing daily care, rehabilitation and socialization, Dog House attendants are responsible for the health and well being of the 70-90 canine residents. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: feeding, cleaning, rotating and supervising play groups, administering medications, working respectfully with volunteers, potential adopters and other staff and engaging in community outreach. An inventive and positive attitude is necessary. Employees must be able to lift 50+ lbs., and be physically and emotionally capable of 8-10 hour shifts on their feet while engaging with dogs of a variety of sizes, breeds and temperaments. Employees must also be willing and prepared to work compassionately with animal victims of abuse, cruelty, and neglect and understand that the needs of our dogs always come first. Animal handling experience preferred.

    Closing Date: April 25, 2015 Posted: March 18, 2015
  • Junior Dog Trainer

    Found Chicago

    Found Chicago is seeking a full time Junior Dog Trainer to join our team! The preferred applicant has at least two years experience working with dogs in a kennel setting, is comfortable working with dogs of all temperaments, has a flexible schedule, and is interested in pursuing a career in dog training. Duties include but are not limited to: Participating in daily training exercises with both rescue and owned dogs, recording training videos for clients, conducting play groups, upholding customer service standards via phone, email and in person contact, checking dogs in and out of boarding/daycare/training, feeding and administering medication, as well as overseeing the well-being of all dogs while they are in Found Chicago's care.

    Closing Date: June 1, 2015 Posted: March 17, 2015
  • Community Cat Program Fieldworker

    Best Friends Animal Society

    Roughly 70% of the cats who end up at shelters are killed. Of those, most are stray and free-roaming, or as we like to call them, community cats. The goal of Best Friends' cat initiative is to Save Them All® by keeping cats safe and out of shelters. Best Friends Animal Society is looking for Community Cat Program Fieldworker in LA. The Community Cat Program Fieldworker will assist the Free Fix LA Program and is key in helping to reduce the community cat population. Will be responsible for carrying out trapping and field work in targeted zip codes within the San Fernando Valley. Working with caregivers of free-roaming cats and educating the local community on spay/neuter of owned cats. Transport cats to and from the field to the FixNation clinic and back to their colony locations. Check out the complete job description and apply today at: http://bestfriends.org/Careers. The positions are listed under Los Angeles.

    Closing Date: May 17, 2015 Posted: March 17, 2015
  • Animal Caretaker (Part-Time)

    Peninsula Friends of Animals

    Experienced, compassionate caretaker for cat shelter nestled in the beautiful Olympic Mountains of Washington State. Part-time, physically-demanding work in exchange for wonderful home. All aspects of cat care required, including feeding, medicating, scooping litter boxes, shelter cleaning, and the ability to navigate stairs and lift 40 lbs. Send resume to: Peninsula Friends of Animals, PO Box 404, Sequim, WA 98382

    Closing Date: June 14, 2015 Posted: March 14, 2015
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