Job Description

The Rockingham-Harrisonburg SPCA is seeking an Animal Care Technician. The animal care technician ACT is one of the most critical positions within our organization. ACT team staff are responsible for the daily husbandry, medical, and behavioral needs of the animals in our care. This particular position would currently be focused on the adoptable dogs area of our shelter. In addition to thorough daily cleaning of the kennels and engagement with the dogs, the Animal Care Technician also interacts regularly with staff, volunteers, and the public providing counseling to potential adopters. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, team player, who enjoys working independently in a fast-paced environment. Knowledge of animal breeds and behavior is helpful.

About the R-H SPCA: Located in Harrisonburg, Virginia the R-H SPCA is a private non-profit animal welfare organization with impoundment contracts for the City of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. We receive on average 2500 animals a year and are striving to create positive outcomes for the animals that come into our care.

This is a full time job

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Amy Lenz
Assistant to the Director

Closing Date: Sunday, August 1, 2021

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