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Employment Opportunities

Join our team!

If you want to make a difference in animal’s lives and are passionate about animal welfare then Animal Friends Humane Society has the position for you! Our employees impact the lives of thousands of animals and countless people in our community each year!

We offer benefits, flexible scheduling,  full-time and part-time opportunities, and a daily supply of tail wags and licks!

Check out our current openings listed below. If interested in an open position you can submit your application by email or simply dropping it off in person.

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Requirements for employment:

AVAILABLE POSITIONS:

Customer Care Technician (posted 7/14/17):

The Customer Care Technician, under general direction from the Office Manager and Operations Manager, has primary responsibilities including:
– Greet and assist all customers entering the shelter
– Answer telephone and direct all calls to the proper destination
– Provides general information to the public regarding animal or Animal Friends Humane Society related matters
– Handling of animals
– Handles the surrender of animals (stray and owner surrender) through the shelter insuring that all proper documentation has been completed through PetPoint
– Handles all outcomes of animals (adoption, return to owner, rescue transfer) insuring that all proper documentation has been completed through PetPoint
– Enters animal licenses and collects fees
– Removal of animals on PetFinder as they become unavailable
– Maintains cash drawer and handles all types of financial transactions
– Assists the public with issues such as logging lost and found animal reports, trap rental, merchandise purchases, scheduling of low cost spay/neuter clinics.
– Interacts with co-workers and volunteers in an efficient and courteous manner to ensure a cooperative team environment amongst all departments
– Ability to be empathetic and informative with difficult customers
– Ability to work independently and as part of a team
– Responsible for the general cleanliness and appearance of the Front Office and restrooms
– Maintain and promote a positive public image standard relevant to Animal Friends Humane Society
– Perform other duties required by supervisor/manager

Please note: All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Requirements:

– Must be 18 years of age or older
– High School Graduate or GED
– Valid driver’s license with driving privileges in the State of Ohio.
– Experience in a humane society, dog warden, SPCA or similar facility is preferred
– Ability to utilize effective problem solving and decision making skills.
– Computer literate in a Windows environment to perform work.

Working Conditions:

– Standard Animal Shelter Environment

Hours: Full Time Position working Thursday 11 AM – 7 PM and Friday through Monday, 9 AM – 5 PM

Compensation: $9.50/hour

To Apply: Please e-mail resume to animalfriendshs@butlercountyohio.org

Animal Care Technician (posted 6/7/17):

The Animal Care Technician, under general direction from the Operations Manager, has primary responsibilities including:

– Cleaning and maintaining our kennels and facilities
– Providing animals with adequate food and water daily
– Vaccinating animals
– Assessing temperament of animals
– Data entry
– Assisting with euthanasia

Please note: All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Requirements:

– Must be 18 years of age or older
– Valid driver’s license with driving privileges in the State of Ohio.
– Experience in a humane society, dog warden, SPCA or similar facility is preferred
– Ability to utilize effective problem solving and decision making skills.
– Computer literate in a Windows environment to perform work.
– Ability to lift 75 pounds with reasonable accommodation

Working Conditions:

– Standard Animal Shelter Environment

Hours: Part time and Full time Positions available, must be available to work weekends and holidays

Compensation: $9.00/hour

To Apply: Please e-mail resume to animalfriendshs@butlercountyohio.org

Veterinarian (posted 5/23/17):

The Veterinarian, under general direction from the Executive Director, will:

Please note: All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Requirements:

Working Conditions:

Hours: Wednesdays from 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Pay: Please provide salary requirements with resume

To Apply: please e-mail resume to animalfriendshs@butlercountyohio.org