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  • Shelter Manger

    Morris Animal Refuge

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and task satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Demonstrates supervisory knowledge of principles and motivation techniques. Have knowledge of decision-making techniques, skill in mediating dispute, conflicts and grievances. Basic knowledge of animal illness and meds. Be able to clean cages / kennels. Minimum of three years' experience working in a shelter, veterinary facility, or animal rescue with demonstrated traits such as attention to detail and reliability is essential. All references must be completed with current contact information.

    Closing Date: February 28, 2015 Posted: January 21, 2015
  • Shelter Manager

    Chester County SPCA

    The Chester County SPCA is looking for skilled and motivated leader in animal welfare to fill the position of Shelter Manager to fulfill the mission of the organization and provide for the well-being of the animals its care. Provides positive leadership for the efficient and smooth functioning of all shelter operations. Develops and maintains effective working relationships with staff, volunteers, and the public. Preferred three years of supervisory and/or leadership experience in a shelter environment. Demonstrated leadership abilities, ability to supervise multiple personnel and create strong team relationships. Demonstrated capability to be a self-starter, facilitator, organizer, and innovator.

    Closing Date: February 28, 2015 Posted: January 8, 2015
  • Animal Care Attendant

    Chester County SPCA

    The Animal Care Attendant is responsible for the overall care of all the animals within the facility. The responsibilities will vary based on the current needs of the facility. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: To observe animal appearance and activity for general physical condition, obvious signs of illness, disease, and discontent; To thoroughly clean and disinfect all areas of the shelter as often as is necessary; To take charge and/or handle animals as required and to restrain hard to control animals; To walk dogs throughout the day to provide exercise and stimulation; To perform needed cleaning and maintenance of all equipment and tools used in job assignments; To monitor behavior and work with trainers; To assist the public with general information and adoptions; Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications - Knowledge of: basic animal behavior; Experience: previous experience in an animal shelter, kennel, or related field preferred.

    Closing Date: February 2, 2015 Posted: January 2, 2015
  • Veterinarian

    Chester County SPCA

    The Chester County SPCA is seeking an exceptional veterinarian to join our team. The candidate will provide high quality-high volume spay/neuter surgeries to both owned and shelter animals, wellness exams and treatment to owned animals through our affordable wellness clinic, and care to the animals housed in our shelter. Candidates must hold a DVM license in the State of Pennsylvania, hold or be eligible for a state controlled license, hold or be eligible to hold a DEA license, and hold or be eligible to hold accreditation from the USDA. Please send salary requirements and your resume with cover letter to alamb@ccspca.org.

    Closing Date: February 1, 2015 Posted: December 29, 2014
  • Executive Director

    SPCA of Luzerne County

    SPCA of Luzerne County (PA). The SPCA of Luzerne County in northeastern Pennsylvania is a non-profit organization that is an open-admission shelter. We are searching for an Executive Director with shelter experience to manage all aspects of shelter operations. They should have shelter experience and be dedicated to saving the lives of neglected and abandoned animals. The Director will be responsible for providing leadership to a paid staff and volunteers, promoting fundraising through solicitations, encouraging community involvement and obtaining grants. In addition the Director must have experience working with municipalities, animal control, and writing contracts. Send resume and salary requirements to: Amy Roberts HR Director; c/o A. Rifkin Co.; PO Box 878; Wilkes Barre, PA 18702; Or email aroberts@arifkin.com

    Closing Date: January 30, 2015 Posted: December 26, 2014
  • Shelter Veterinarian

    Animal Care Sanctuary

    Full time position at Animal Care Sanctuary for our 2 public clinics and shelter work. Great staff, good equipment, flexible schedule. Occasional weekend work, limited on call duty. Competitive salary and benefits package. Beautiful rural area, with cities near by. Great opportunity to work at one of the largest and oldest no kill sanctuaries in the US

    Closing Date: February 3, 2015 Posted: December 3, 2014
  • Customer Service Representative-Field Services

    ACCT Philly

    Do you enjoy fast paced, exciting and dynamic environments? Have you thought about a career in providing service to the people and animals in the community? The Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia, the region’s largest intake animal shelter, is looking for highly motivated, outgoing individuals. The Client Service Representative is the first contact the public has with ACCT Philly. If you enjoy helping people and animals, have good phone skills and are comfortable with computers, then you are encouraged to apply. For full job description, or to submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@acctphilly.org

    Closing Date: December 20, 2014 Posted: November 20, 2014
  • Feline Behavior Specialist

    Animal Friends

    Works collaboratively with staff and volunteers to ensure consistent positive reinforcement / reward-based training, and other behavior-based protocols for all animals (dogs, cats, and rabbits) with a specialized focus on our feline population. Includes the development and implementation of individualized behavior modification plans for cats with specific needs as well as supporting the overall behavioral health of our shelter feline population. Effectively training other staff and volunteers to implement plans and provide support is critical. Requires strong animal behavior knowledge, flexibility, high energy and strong public relations skills augmented by a compassionate spirit. The candidate has a big-picture view of animal welfare, is comfortable handling cats, dogs and rabbits of varying sizes, temperaments, ages and backgrounds, and is able to work in emotional situations while remaining poised and professional.

    Closing Date: February 1, 2015 Posted: November 20, 2014
  • Veterinarian

    Animal Friends

    Animal Friends is seeking a knowledgeable and compassionate veterinarian who has a strong passion for animals in crisis, a dedication to reducing overpopulation through progressive spay and neuter, and a strong belief in the importance of community education. As a lead medical position, solid functional knowledge of internal medicine, critical care, and population diseases is paramount. Candidates must possess a strong technical background, efficient surgery skills, and a high level of professionalism to be considered. While Animal Friends follows a no-kill tradition, meaning that animals are not euthanized for cage space, the veterinarians are expected to support and perform appropriate euthanasia for defined medical and behavior reasons. Offer includes competitive salary including complete medical, dental & vision coverage, significant CE compensation, and vacation benefits. Weekend and “on call” availability is expected. Ability to acquire PA state & DEA licensures required.

    Closing Date: January 1, 2015 Posted: November 13, 2014
  • Shelter Manager

    ACCT Philly

    ACCT Philly manages one of the largest Animal Care and Control contracts in the North Eastern United States. Located in Philadelphia, PA we experience an annual intake of approximately 32,000 animals per year. We are looking for a talented, go getter to manage the care and movement of animals from intake to exit with an emphasis on increasing live exits. The Shelter manager must be able to make sound decisions, willing to work weekends, holidays and have the ability to meet challenges with creative problem solving skills. For more details, or to submit a resume please contact jobs@acctphilly.org. Our statistics are posted at www.acctphilly.org.

    Closing Date: January 31, 2014 Posted: November 26, 2013

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