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Location | Charleston, West Virginia
Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association
The Kanawha-Charleston Humane Association is seeking to hire a Director of Operations. The Director of Operations is responsible for the overall operational efficiency at KCHA, including stewardship of its financial and human resources. Through interdepartmental collaboration, the Director of Operations will ensure proper functionality of the organization. The Director of Operations will work closely with the Executive Director to ensure daily operations are maintained and improved where necessary.
Location | Washington, District of Columbia
The Humane Society of the United States
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), the nation’s most effective animal advocacy organization, is seeking a Senior Vice President for the Animal Rescue, Care and Sanctuary (ARCS) department. In this position you will be responsible for the overall planning, budgeting, staffing, and evaluation for the ARCS department including all Sanctuary Centers, the animal rescue team and associated access to care and response programs.
Location | Virtual, Remote/Telework Position
The Humane Society of the United States
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), the nation’s most effective animal advocacy organization, is seeking a Senior Principal Strategist, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Program Strategist for the Office of the Chief Program and Policy Officer. In this position you will lead the organization’s strategies and initiatives to create positive social impact through our programmatic work, increase equity and inclusion and minimize harmful consequences in our external policy initiatives, and improve diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in the animal welfare community.
Location | Chattanooga, Tennessee
McKamey Animal Center
McKamey Animal Center, located in scenic Chattanooga, Tennessee, is looking for a passionate, experienced, dedicated individual to oversee a team of in-house veterinarians and staff, ensuring the highest standards of animal care for both shelter and community-owned pets. Veterinary services typically provided by the MAC veterinary team include: spay/neuter surgeries, diagnosis and treatment of ill/injured animals, disease prevention and mitigation, and wellness care for the general public.
Location | Lakeland, Florida
SPCA Florida is seeking a dynamic and experienced leader for our donor engagement and fundraising programs. The Development and Events Manager will support the Executive Director in all aspects of fundraising related to annual appeals, donor research, donor development and cultivation, sponsor identification and engagement, grant writing - follow through and final reports, database maintenance and event planning and management. The self-motivated candidate will become a key component of our talented Marketing and Development Department, and a member of our Leadership Team.
Location | Lake Panasoffkee, Florida
YOUR Humane Society SPA
YOUR Humane Society SPCA is seeking an Executive Director for its nonprofit animal shelter and adoption center located in Lake Panasoffkee in central Florida. This is an opportunity to lead the oldest and largest no-kill shelter in Sumter County, Florida on our five acre campus.
Location | Columbus, Ohio
Franklin County Animal Care & Control
The primary purpose of the Animal Adoption Assistant classification is to assist customers in adopt appropriate dogs and to increase the adoptability of dogs.
Location | PHILADPLEHIA, Pennsylvania
THE PENNSYLVANIA SPCA
SUMMARY: Primarily responsible for the investigation of alleged instances of cruelty and/or neglect of animals by owners, commercial establishments or other persons relative to the care, use, and treatment of animals under Title 18 Sections 5531-5561.
Location | Cincinnati, Ohio
UCAN Nonprofit Spay/Neuter Clinic
Immediate Opening for a Registered Veterinary Technician – Wellness Clinic & Spay/Neuter
NO MORE LONG DAYS, LATE NIGHTS OR WORKING WEEKENDS!
Tired of long hours, emergencies, working 6 or 7 days a week? Would you prefer a Monday - Friday work schedule where you are out by 4 pm, and no weekend work?
Then join our team and have a rewarding career helping us achieve the day where there will be affordable access to pet care and no more homeless pets in Greater Cincinnati!
Location | Santa Paula, California
Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center
Small but fast-paced animal shelter in Santa Paula, CA is seeking to add an experienced veterinary assistant to our close-knit and team-oriented medical staff.
We are an established shelter who is building a progressive, fast-paced, veterinary clinic. Currently, we serve our in-house animals and our animals in foster care. Full-time position available, however we would consider part-time. Currently, we are providing care and support to 225 animals.
Location | Santa Paula, California
Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center
Ready to start a new, exiting and invigorating career working with and saving shelter pets?
Are you experienced at working in a shelter and looking for a fun change?
We are looking for you!
Located just 15 minutes from picturesque beaches in a historic, coastal downtown community, the County of Ventura is considered one of America's most desirable places to live. The combination of its phenomenal climate, friendly people and spectacular coastline make Ventura a locale for those who appreciate and enjoy the outdoors.
Location | Cheyenne, Wyoming
Cheyenne Animal Shelter
Responsible for recruiting, training and managing volunteers to work in a variety of positions within the Cheyenne Animal Shelter (CAS). Provide orientation and training; manage events recognizing volunteers. Sole responsibility of managing, overseeing the Community Service Program.
- Coordinate volunteers to support the CAS during emergencies
- Act as a liaison between staff and volunteers in order to complement the overall function and workload within the CAS
- Contact volunteers for events, direct them and support them during the events
Location | Marathon, Florida
Florida Keys SPCA
Looking for an exciting career with animals? The Florida Keys SPCA Marathon Campus is hiring a full time Animal Care Associate. The position provides for the daily care, cleaning, and enrichment of the shelter animals. An animal care technician at the Florida Keys SPCA is responsible for maintaining a safe and sanitary facility for animals and people and providing humane handling and care for all shelter animals. ACT's assure all animals’ nutrition, mental and housing needs are met on a daily basis.
Location | Missoula, Montana
Humane Society of Western Montana
At the Humane Society of Western Montana, we serve 1,500 animals each year, maintain an adoption rate of 99%+ and work with our community to enhance the lives of pets and their people. The Humane Society of Western Montana is looking for an energetic, team-oriented Veterinary Technician to join our dedicated, knowledgeable and compassionate crew.
Location | Northbrook, Illinois
Heartland Animal Shelter
The Marketing and Communications Manager is responsible for the marketing communications for the shelter. The ideal candidate for this position is self-directed, has exceptional writing skills, and experience working with a non-profit animal shelter.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Develop and implement marketing strategy and initiative in conjunction with the Executive Director
Develop and manager marketing plan/calendar across all online and offline communication tools
Seek out and leverage marketing best practices from sheltering community
Location | Daytona Beach, Florida
Halifax Humane Society
Join our amazing team as a Admission Room Specialist at our award-winning animal shelter located in Daytona Beach, Florida. The city known for "The World's Most Famous Beach". The Halifax Humane Society, which was founded in 1937, is a 501 (c) (3) private nonprofit organization servicing the Greater Daytona Beach area in Volusia County, Florida.
Location | Palo Alto/Redwood City, California
Pets In Need
Pets In Need has two locations: Palo Alto and Redwood City. The foster coordinator will work between the two locations. The Pets in Need foster program serves cat, dogs, rabbits, and other smalls. This position will focus on dog placement, though placement of other animals will also be required as needed.
Location | Arlington, Virginia
LUCKY DOG ANIMAL RESCUE
Lucky Dog Animal Rescue (LDAR) seeks a Foster Support Lead to assist the Program Manager (PM) of Adoptions, Fosters, & Transports and Program Manager of Vetting by supporting Lucky Dog’s fosters. Founded in 2009, LDAR is a volunteer-powered 501(c)(3) that has saved more than 19,000 homeless and abandoned animals since its founding, and the new Foster Support Lead will assist the organization in furthering its mission and saving even more animals in years to come.
Location | Lynnwood, Washington
Progressive Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
To perform advanced operational duties involving the dog and cat adoption program and acts as staff lead of service staff. Adoption Program Lead provides for the comfort and health care of animals at the shelter and assists the public in their transactions with PAWS.
• Organizes the service staff and ensures the daily work of the team is on track, such as completing adoption calls, meet and greets, and finalization, according to written Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s).
Location | Charlottesville, Virginia
A cover letter and resume are required in order to apply for this position.
Position: Medical Foster Coordinator
Job Status: Exempt
Reports to: Foster Manager
Location | Chicago, Illinois
PAWS Chicago is looking for a veterinarian passionate about animal welfare to join our progressive team, caring for the city’s most vulnerable of animals. Each year PAWS Chicago, a no-kill animal shelter, adopts out over 5,000 animals. The Director of Shelter Medicine position is a key role, responsible for ensuring the highest quality of care for the animals in our program. All animals that are treatable and rehabilitatable receive care, resulting in a need for medical oversight of a variety of infectious diseases, chronic medical cases and behavioral management.
Location | Albuquerque, New Mexico
Animal Humane New Mexico
Does this sound like you?
• You are passionate about supporting and improving the lives of cats and dogs and the people who care for them.
• You are an experienced business professional adept at leading high-performance teams that consistently meet or exceed performance goals.
• You like to roll up your sleeves and do what ever it takes to get the job done.
• You know the nature of non-profit leadership means constantly adapting; meeting with executive leaders on one day and filling in at the front desk the next.
Location | Georgetown, Texas
City of Georgetown Animal Shelter
Practices in accordance to principles of veterinary medical ethics, all shelter policies, local, state and federal regulations.
Understands and practices herd health principles as well as individual animal care.
Establishes and maintains ongoing training for Animal Care staff.
Performs high volume, high quality spays and neuters on shelter animals.
Performs high volume, high quality spays and neuters on cats during free clinics and the low-cost public assistance program.
Location | Hampton Bays, New York
Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation
As a leading regional animal welfare organization serving the East End of Long Island, the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation, is seeking a part-time veterinarian specializing in dogs, cats and small animals. We are interested in a candidate that genuinely loves animals, has their own dogs and cats at home and is committed to pet parent education while treating animals. Our wellness clinic focuses on preventative medicine as well as surgical intervention, particularly for spaying and neutering animals.