Job Description

The Department of Community Services' Animal Welfare Unit is recruiting for an Animal Control Officer III. This class is the third level in the Animal Control series. Officers are responsible for all of the daily job functions of an Animal Control Officer III and function in a specialty area such as; training, bites investigation, adoption and rescue coordination, intake coordination, court record and adjudication follow up, or cruelty investigations.

This job is a safety sensitive position that will require a pre-employment drug test and subsequent random drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Gwinnett County Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace.

The salary for this position is $46,341.00 Annually (grade B23(3)).

Minimum Qualifications:
* High School Diploma, or G.E.D. and 3 years of animal control enforcement experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.
* Valid Driver's License in state of residency;
* Current Rabies Titer

The following certificates must be attached to application for consideration:
* Euthanasia training
* Asp Baton Certificate
* Defensive Driving Certificate
* Basic Chemical Capture training
* Crematory training

This is a full time job

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Closing Date: Sunday, November 6, 2022

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