Job Description

Paid holidays, excellent benefits and CalPERS retirement!

The County of Santa Cruz offers a generous benefits package which includes annual leave, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits!

The County of Santa Cruz is seeking an Animal Control Officer I and Animal Control Officer II. Do you have experience providing information, such as explaining rules and regulations to the public? Have you worked with animals? If so read on! We have a current vacancy in the Animal Services Department.

Salary: $4,094 - 4,931/ Month Animal Control Officer I
Salary: $4,761 - 5,730 / Month Animal Control Officer II

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Live and work in beautiful Santa Cruz County!
The County’s natural beauty spans from its coastal beaches to its redwood forests. The County also has excellent shopping throughout the local communities and features a lively downtown area in the City of Santa Cruz.

The ideal Mediterranean climate features low humidity with a typical 300 days of sunshine a year. Its unique shops and restaurants, coupled with a multitude of cultural and recreational activities, including theater, music, art, as well as golfing, surfing, hiking and biking offer a wealth of leisure activities. Higher education includes Cabrillo College and the University of California, Santa Cruz, with two additional State Universities less than an hour away. These elements of high-quality living make Santa Cruz one of California’s most desirable areas.

This is a full time job

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County of Santa Cruz
Personnel Department

Closing Date: Friday, May 20, 2022

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