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Director/Executive

Director of Animal Care

Posted: July 22, 2014

Location of Employment: Best Friends Animal Society - Kanab, UT

Best Friends Animal Society is seeking a Director of Animal Care. This is a senior leadership and management position. The job involves direct responsibility for the Animal Care strategic plan and its implementation at the Sanctuary. In July 2014, Animal Care at the Sanctuary had one-half of the employees in Kanab and one-third of the employees in the entire organization. The Director of Animal Care also is responsible for setting and overseeing the animal care policies and standard operating procedures for Animal Care at the Regional Centers, within the Regions, and in connection with our National animal-saving programs.

Employer's contact information:
Heidi Hase
jobs@bestfriends.org
5001 Angel Canyon
Kanab, UT 84741
435-644-2001

 

Director/Executive

Executive Director

Posted: July 21, 2014

Location of Employment: Bay Area Humane Society - Green Bay, WI

The Bay Area Humane Society (BAHS) in Green Bay, WI seeks an Executive Director to provide dynamic leadership for a mid-sized nonprofit humane society and animal shelter, with experience in fund raising and fund development, with capital campaigns and in animal welfare.

Candidate is someone with a high level of integrity, a passion for animal welfare, demonstrated success in shelter and financial management, proven track record in fund and program development, and experienced in staff management and volunteer recruitment.

Employer's contact information:
Marlene Walsh
marlene@bayareahumanesociety.com
1830 Radisson Street
Green Bay, WI 54302
920-469-3110 x 115

 

Manager/Supervisor

Animal Care Manager

Posted: July 18, 2014

Location of Employment: Humane Society of Huron Valley - Ann Arbor, MI

If you're a dog & cat expert, uber-organized and efficient, and have lots of "Best Boss" mugs, we want to talk with you!

The Animal Care Manager helps optimize length of stay for sheltered animals. You'd work with veterinarians and assistants, animal behaviorists, and fosters to ensure our animals are getting the best care and chance for adoption.

Our ideal candidate has 4+ years of experience in animal welfare, 2+ years supervising others, phenomenal customer service and a Bachelor's degree. Strong knowledge of animal care required. Must be/become euthanasia-certified.

To apply, go to:
https://recruit.zoho.com/ats/Portal.na?digest=BfNr77uPk9IbYhXewCRGwmv0KY58cIOE8IWrZADKvXo-

Employer's contact information:
Wendy Welch
jobs@hshv.org
3100 Cherry Hill Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
734-662-5585

 

Director/Executive

Animal Services Director

Posted: Jul 16, 2014

Location of Employment: City of Oakland - Oakland Animal Services

Oakland Animal Services is an open-door facility, taking in any animal that needs shelter regardless of age, breed, temperament or health. The new Director must provide strong leadership and innovative approaches to animal service operations, and create/expand partnerships with staff, stakeholders of the community and beyond. The position requires a minimum of seven years of senior level management experience providing services to the public and a Bachelor's degree in a related field. To be considered, submit a cover letter, resume, current salary and five work-related references to Paul Kimura at jobs@averyassoc.net by 8/8/14. A job announcement is available at www.averyassoc.net/jobs.

Employer's contact information:
Paul Kimura
jobs@averyassoc.net
408-399-4424

 

Director/Executive

Executive Director

Posted: Jul 16, 2014

Location of Employment: Asheville Humane Society

Asheville Humane Society (AHS) seeks an experienced Executive Director (ED) with a demonstrated commitment to organizational excellence to lead the organization and to add to its exceptional 30-year history as Western North Carolina's leading animal welfare organization. AHS is dedicated to promoting the compassionate treatment of animals in its community through education, sheltering, and adoption.

To apply, please send a letter of interest, resume and salary history via email only (please, no phone calls or faxes) to: Asheville Humane Society Search Committee at: EDSearch@ashevillehumane.org. Application Deadline: September 2, 2014. For more information about the Asheville Humane Society, please visit the website at www.ashevillehumane.org.

Employer's contact information:
Search Committee
EDSearch@ashevillehumane.org
14 Forever Friend Lane
Asheville, NC 28806
No Phone Calls

 

Manager/Supervisor

Principal Animal Control Officer

Posted: Jul 16, 2014

Location of Employment: El Dorado County Animal Services

Principal Animal Control Officer-El Dorado County located in the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains is recruiting for one full-time vacancy in the Animal Services unit located in Placerville. The current annual salary is: $60,756.80 - $73,840.00 (Salary Increases Effective: 1/1/15-5% and 1/1/16-5%), Plus PERS 2% @ 62, medical, dental, and vision (eligible first month after hiring date). Closing Date 8/5/14 12:00AM. OFFICIAL COUNTY APPLICATION IS REQUIRED EEO/ADA Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. For more detailed information about this and other opportunities and to fill out the required Application: http://www.edcgov.us/

Employer's contact information:
Mary Hill
animal.services@edcgov.us
415 Placerville Drive, Suite N
Placerville, CA 95667
530-621-5795

 

Manager/Supervisor

Clinic Manager

Posted: Jul 9, 2014

Location of Employment: Humane Society of Huron Valley - Ann Arbor, MI

If you have a great business sense, experience running a clinic, and a love for people and animals – consider becoming the Clinic Manager at the Humane Society of Huron Valley (HSHV)!

An essential part of our mission, HSHV's non-profit veterinary clinic serves our community through affordable, full-service veterinary care. The Clinic Manager is responsible for the clinic's day-to-day operations and outreach services.

Our ideal candidate is someone with proven business success in a busy clinic, 2+ years experience supervising others, phenomenal customer service and PR skills, and a BA. Sense of humor a plus!

To apply, go to:
https://recruit.zoho.com/ats/Portal.na?digest=BfNr77uPk9IbYhXewCRGwmv0KY58cIOE8IWrZADKvXo-

Employer's contact information:
Wendy Welch
jobs@hshv.org
3100 Cherry Hill Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
734-662-5585

 

Manager/Supervisor

Animal Care Supervisor

Posted: July 8, 2014

Location of Employment: Humane Society of Chittenden County - South Burlington, VT

The Humane Society of Chittenden County (HSCC) is seeking a highly-skilled & dynamic individual to fill the role of Animal Care Supervisor. The ideal candidate will possess extensive professional, management-level experience in a shelter or animal rescue setting, be proficient in animal handling, behavior, training and husbandry, and have demonstrated leadership capabilities. The Animal Care Supervisor is responsible for managing the flow of animals from intake to adoption, and for supervising and training animal care staff, interns and volunteers. To see a full description of duties or request an application, email the Director of Operations at: allisons@chittendenhumane.org Please, no phone inquiries. Applications must be received by August 1st, 2014. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Employer's contact information:
Allison Stark
allisons@chittendenhumane.org
142 Kindness Court
South Burlington, VT 05403
802-862-0135

 

Director/Executive

Vice President of Operations

Posted: Jul 7, 2014

Location of Employment: Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando - Orlando, FL

Responsible for Pet Alliance's operations of 2 shelters and 2 clinics, which include animal care, adoptions, animal intake and receiving, behavior and training, customer service, retail operation, medical operations, mobile unit, facilities maintenance. Manage personnel issues for all areas of responsibility, including motivating and developing management personnel, as well as implementing and enforcing policies and carrying out disciplinary actions. Strategic insight and planning to help bring innovative and progressive ideas for the future of animal welfare to the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando.

Apply at: http://www.petallianceorlando.org/about-us/employment/

Employer's contact information:
Michelle Renta
michelle@petallianceorlando.org
2727 Conroy Road
Orlando, FL 32839
407-351-7722

 

Animal Behavior

Intake & Behavior Manager

Posted: Jul 7, 2014

Location of Employment: Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation - Walnut Creek, CA

ARF's Intake & Behavior Manager works collaboratively with all animal program staff to maximize the number of cats and dogs transferred in from shelter partners, sees they receive adequate treatment, and are placed into new homes as quickly as possible. Their team is responsible for identification, prevention and handling of behavior issues in shelter guests and addressing behavior needs in a timely manner to maximize shelter/adoption center space and meet agency lifesaving and placement goals. They ensure internal education and community-directed training classes are held to high professional standards. For more information and to apply, please visit www.arf.net.

Employer's contact information:
Jill Cooney
jcooney@arf.net
2890 Mitchell Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
925-296-3124

 

Manager/Supervisor

Animal Welfare Superintendent

Posted: Jul 1, 2014

Location of Employment: The City of Oklahoma City - Animal Welfare - Oklahoma City, OK

http://agency.governmentjobs.com/oklahomacity/default.cfm?action=viewJob&jobID=892763

Employer's contact information:
Personnel Department
personnel.frontdesk@okc.gov
420 W Main St
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
405-297-2530

 

Director/Executive

Treasurer, Board of Directors

Posted: Jun 30, 2014

Location of Employment: Danbury Animal Welfare Society - Bethel, CT

Director of Operations - Danbury Animal Welfare Society (DAWS) is a not-for-profit animal shelter located in Bethel, CT. The Shelter Operations Director will be responsible for leading a team in ensuring the safe and efficient daily operations of the DAWS shelter. This position will have accountability for maintaining the annual budget and ensuring that all programs are operating efficiently and attaining defined goals. The successful candidate will be skilled in inspiring and leading a diverse team and dealing effectively and empathetically with the staff, volunteers, and the general public, all while guaranteeing that adoptions of animals into loving homes remains the number one focus for all. Manage, motivate and inspire a team of staff leadership positions at the shelter; handle all aspects of human resources for direct staff, including, but not limited to, hiring and termination, developing position descriptions, conducting employees' annual reviews, setting Board-approved compensation, administering employee payroll programs, and applying Board-approved employee policies and benefits. Monitor and direct the progress of all programs to ensure attainment of assigned goals.

High School graduate; business training and/or specific training in animal care and services preferred. 2-4 years of previous animal shelter experience required. Demonstrated exceptional leadership, interpersonal, communication, and customer service skills. Strong organizational, planning, and critical thinking skills. Ability to work 12:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m. Flexibility to work evening and weekends as needed.

Computer proficiency, Certifications in pet first aid/CPR highly desirable. Full time, 12:00 8:00 p.m.

Compensation: Based on experience Bonus potential.

Submit cover letter, resume, and salary history/requirements to:
Cathy Schirmer
E-mail: daws@daws.org

Employer's contact information:
Catherine Schirmer
catschirm@yahoo.com
147 Grassy Plain Street
Bethel, CT 06801
203-417-4704

 

Field Services/Investigations/Animal Control

Field Worker

Posted: June 26, 2014

Location of Employment: PETA

PETA seeks a field worker to respond to calls from Virginia and North Carolina residents seeking assistance with various animal issues. Field workers are responsible for providing assistance with companion animal care, picking up injured or unwanted animals (including wildlife), trapping feral animals, providing owner-requested euthanasia and conducting investigations involving neglected or abused animals. The ideal candidate will have basic animal-handling skills and euthanasia certification (on-the-job training will be provided), problem-solving and crisis-management skills and the ability to work efficiently with limited supervision.

To view the complete job description and apply online, please visit:
https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=859562

Employer's contact information:
Natalie Hawkins
jobopenings@petaf.org
757-622-7382

 

Veterinary

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Posted: June 26, 2014

Location of Employment: PETA

High volume mobile spay/neuter program in Southeastern VA seeks a licensed veterinary technician. Full time, flexible schedule, competitive pay, excellent benefits available. Must be strongly committed to animal protection. Humane animal handling skills a must.

To view the complete job description and apply online, please visit:
https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=816674

Employer's contact information:
Natalie Hawkins
jobopenings@petaf.org
757-622-7382

 

Veterinary

Lead Veterinarian

Posted: June 24, 2014

Location of Employment: Northwest Spay & Neuter Center - Tacoma, WA

Maintain our high standards for patient care and ensure our continued success as a leading provider of spay/neuter services. Responsible for vet staff supervision, daily care and sterilization of all surgical patients and maintenance of preventative health programs and medical protocol. Quality patient care is first and foremost. Environment is high-volume, high-quality spay and neuter. Previous experience in HQHVSN required.

Please send cover letter and resume to coraw@nwspayneuter.org.

Employer's contact information:
Cora Wells
coraw@nwspayneuter.org
6401 Pacific Ave
Tacoma, WA 98408
2536277729

 

Manager/Supervisor

Assistant Kennel Manager

Posted: Jun 21, 2014

Location of Employment: Prince George's County Animal Management Division - Upper Marlboro, MD

The Prince George's County Animal Management Division seeks an Assistant Kennel Manager to oversee Animal Care Technicians and Animal Health Technicians at our high volume, open admission shelter. Applicant should be an experienced animal sheltering person who can multi-task and is a self-starter. Two years of paid work experience handling animals in an animal hospital, shelter, or related animal facility, to include direct experience with animal euthanasia, are required. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, good communication and customer service skills, and basic computer skills. Must be Maryland certified in euthanasia or qualify to become certified in euthanasia. Previous supervisory experience and a clean driving record are preferred. Experience in Chameleon software a plus. Please fax your application and resume to (301) 780-7257 or mail them to the Animal Services Facility at 3750 Brown Station Road, Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772.

Employer's contact information:
Rosemary Vozobule
rsvozobule@co.pg.md.us
3750 Brown Station Road
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
301-780-7236

 

Customer Service/Adoptions

Customer Service Representative

Posted: Jun 21, 2014

Location of Employment: Prince George's County Animal Management Division - Upper Marlboro, MD

The Prince George's County Animal Management Division seeks a Customer Service Representative to answer incoming calls from the public, enter activity into the Chameleon Software System, research pet license information, perform daily filing, and assist County Dispatchers as needed. Shift work is required. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Excellent communication and customer service skills a must. Basic computer skills needed; experience in Chameleon software a plus. Please fax your application and resume to (301) 780-7257 or mail them to the Animal Services Facility at 3750 Brown Station Road, Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772.

Employer's contact information:
Sheri Lunsford
sllunsford@co.pg.md.us
3750 Brown Station Road
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
301-780-7238

 

Veterinary

Director of Veterinary Services

Posted: Jun 20, 2014

Location of Employment: Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County - Memphis, TN

Seeking full-time Director of Veterinary Services to oversee all medical care for shelter animals, including spay/ neuter, amputations, etc. Orthopedic and high-volume s/n experience preferred. Candidates with 2+ years experience and a valid TN veterinary license should read the complete job description at www.memphishumane.org/about-us-122/careers.

Employer's contact information:
Alexis Amorose
aamorose@memphishumane.org
935 Farm Road
Memphis, TN 38134
901-937-3901

 

Director/Executive

Animal Control Administrator

Posted: Jun 19, 2014

Location of Employment: Kane County Department of Human Resource Management - Geneva, IL

A senior management position responsible for the planning and operations of the Animal Control Department. Responsible for enforcement of Animal Control ordinances, laws, and regulations, including those assigned by law to "Administrator" as defined in 510 ILCS 5/2.01, and for performing related duties as required and outlined in the Kane County Animal Control Ordinance Sections 5-3 and 5-5. Operates under the general supervision and direction of the Executive Director of the Kane County Health Department.

Minimum Requirements: Masters of Business Management preferred or Bachelor of Science in Public Administration, Business Management, or closely related field Prefers 3 years' experience in providing animal control and/or closely related public or community health programs/services, experience in local animal control agency preferred. Successful track record of software development and or implementation. Experience in local, state or federal government. Demonstrated proficiency in oral and written communication. Skilled practitioner of management in areas such as time management, goal setting, decision making, working under pressure and deadlines, coaching and mentoring staff and junior managers and supervisors, and complex problem solving. Proficient in the use of personal computers and Microsoft Office products.

Application deadline: July 3, 2014.

Kane County Employment application, cover letter and resumes accepted by:
Kane County Department of Human Resource Management
719 S. Batavia Ave.
Geneva, IL 60134

Or

Email: hrmcorrespondence@co.kane.il.us
Download employment application at: www.countyofkane.org

Employer's contact information:
Susan Brown
brownsusan@co.kane.il.us
719 S. Batavia Ave, Bldg A
Geneva, IL 60134
630-208-3836

 

Manager/Supervisor

Shelter Manager

Posted: Jun 16, 2014

Location of Employment: Des Moines County Humane Society - Burlington, IA

The Des Moines County Humane Society is seeking a full-time Shelter Manager.

This is a full-time supervisory and administrative hands-on position. This person is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the shelter. They will provide direct health care and husbandry of shelter animals, leadership, training and supervision. They must possess excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication and problem-solving skills, as well as being committed and passionate about animal welfare. It is a highly-visible position involving a high level of positive and effective interaction with employees, visitors, volunteers and animals.

The Manager will direct and manage staff, volunteers, adoptions and other animal placement, and assist in community outreach. This position reports to the Board of Directors. The ideal candidate will possess a passion for our mission, coupled with initiation and experience to create a successful role within the shelter, while maintaining strong volunteer engagement. Prior experience as an shelter manager or similar role in a non-profit or animal welfare organization is preferred but not required.

Send resume and cover letter to suebeedenk@gmail.com or to Des Moines County Humane Society, PO Box 822, Burlington, IA, 52601, by June 30, 2014.

Employer's contact information:
Name: Susan Denk
suebeedenk@gmail.com
2000 N. Roosevelt Ave.
Burlington, IA 52601
319-671-0147

 

Manager/Supervisor

Animal Shelter Manager

Posted: Jun 12, 2014

Location of Employment: Strategic Government Resources - Keller, TX

The City of Fort Worth, Texas is seeking a new Animal Shelter Manager. Fort Worth has a population of over 750,000. The Animal Shelter Manager is responsible for 23 employees and a $2.3 million budget.

Bachelor's degree and five or more years experience required. Formal education in large shelter medicine may be considered as a substitute for actual experience. Bilingual ability in Spanish is a plus. Licensed Veterinarian preferred, but not required.

The salary range for this position is $62,712-$100,318, DOQ.

View complete position profile and apply online:
http://bit.ly/SGRCurrentSearches

For more information:
Bill Peterson, Senior VP
Strategic Government Resources
Bill@GovernmentResource.com

Employer's contact information:
Melissa Valentine
sgrads@governmentresource.com
P.O. Box 1642
Keller, TX 76244
3256684162

 

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