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State Humane Association of California - Careers

Careers
Humane Society/SPCA/Private Humane Organization

Customer Care Manager - Placer SPCA, Roseville, CA
Veterinarian - East Bay SPCA, Oakland, CA
Director, Behavior and Training - East Bay SPCA, Oakland, CA
Director, Shelter Operations - East Bay SPCA, Oakland, CA
Veterinary Assistant - East Bay SPCA, Oakland, CA
Animal Care Staff - San Gabriel Valley Humane Society, San Gabriel, CA
Customer Care Staff - San Gabriel Valley Humane Society, San Gabriel, CA
Humane Education Coordinator - East Bay SPCA, Dublin/Oakland, CA
National Director, Red Star Animal Emergency Services - American Humane Association
Veterinarian - Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA, San Mateo, CA
Animal Control/Humane Officer - San Gabriel Valley Humane Society, San Gabriel, CA


Animal Care & Control

Deputy Director, Animal Services, Veterinary Operations - County of San Diego, CA
Medical Care Coordinator/Veterinary Technician - Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter, Alamedia, CA
Animal Care Assistant I - Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter, Alameda, CA
Animal Control Officer - City of Piedmont, CA
Animal Care and Control Manager - Town of Yucca Valley, CA
Veterinarian - Solano County Sheriff's Office, Fairfield, CA
Supervising Animal Care Services Officer - County of Yuba, Marysville, CA
Animal Care Technician - County of Yuba, Marysville, CA
Animal Control Officer - City of Costa Mesa, CA


Ad Placement:

Please use the Job Ad submission form to post an announcement on this webpage. Current members may place an ad at no charge. For non-members, the fee is $50 per ad, pre-paid.  Ads must contain no more than 750 characters and will run for 60 days unless an earlier cut-off date is provided. If you have any questions please contact us at careers@californiastatehumane.org.


Humane Society/SPCA/Private Humane Organization

Customer Care Manager - The Placer SPCA is seeking a dynamic individual to fill the position of Customer Care Manager. This person will be responsible for the implementation of multiple on-site and off-site adoption programs as well as the management, scheduling and supervision of the customer care staff and volunteers. Secondary responsibilities include assisting where any supervisor is needed throughout the center and responding to animal care issues in the absence of the Animal Care Manager. Please visit the website www.placerspca.org for further information on this and other employment opportunities. (Posted 6/23/15)

Veterinarian - The East Bay SPCA is looking for a licensed CA veterinarian to work at their full service clinic in Oakland.  This position is responsible for providing care, treatment and surgical services for client-owned animals as well as shelter animals. The staff veterinarian is visible to the staff and clients and is responsible for communicating pertinent information to clients, staff, managers and veterinarians.  As a part of a five doctor team, this position works closely with the veterinary clinic manager and staff veterinarians throughout the organization to support the mission of the East Bay SPCA. Please email cover letter and resume to career@eastbayspca.org. (Posted 7/14/15)

Director, Behavior & Training - The East Bay SPCA is looking for a full-time Director for Behavior & Training.  The Director, Behavior and Training, leads the behavior and training department. This position includes administrative duties, staff and client education, dog /cat behavior evaluation and handling, and effective interaction with staff, volunteers and clients. As part of the leadership team, the director is expected to be a positive representative of East Bay SPCA and create strong, professional relationships within the organization and with external stakeholders. This position works closely with the Vice President of Operations to establish goals to align with East Bay SPCA’s. Please see website for more details: http://www.eastbayspca.org/careers. (Posted 7/30/15)

Director, Shelter Operations - The East Bay SPCA is looking for a Director for Shelter Operations. The Director, Shelter Operations oversee operation of both animal shelters in Oakland and Dublin, including animal care, customer care and staff management. As part of the leadership team, the director is expected to be a positive representative of East Bay SPCA and create strong, professional relationships within the organization and with external stakeholders. Shelter supervisors, as well as the manager of foster care & medical support, report to the Director, Shelter Operations. The East Bay SPCA offers a comprehensive benefit package. Please see website for more details: http://www.eastbayspca.org/careers. (Posted 7/30/15)

Veterinary Assistant - The East Bay SPCA is looking for a full-time Veterinary Assistant.  The Veterinary Assistant position is responsible in assisting the veterinarian, the registered veterinarian and the veterinary clinic associate manager on staff at the Full Service Veterinary Clinic. Responsible for providing excellent people care to clients as well as excellent animal care for the animals at our facility at all times.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, client service support, animal restraint, assisting in surgery as needed, surgical preparation, radiography, and thorough cleaning of the facility as needed throughout the day. Please see website for more details: http://www.eastbayspca.org/careers. (Posted 8/6/15)

Animal Care Staff - San Gabriel Valley Humane Society - Responsibilities include: feeding animals; cleaning animal kennels/cages; handling, socializing and exercising animals; and customer service – introducing animals to potential adopters. You will be interacting with Clinic staff, Customer Care staff and volunteers. A high degree of care and professionalism is required at all times. Graduation from high school or its equivalent is required. A minimum of one year recent related paid work or volunteer experience is preferred. Please visit the website at www.sgvhumane.org for more information about the humane society. If you are interested in joining their Shelter Team please send your cover letter and resume (including compensation history) to hr@sgvhumane.org. (Posted 8/10/15)

Customer Care Staff - San Gabriel Valley Humane Society - Responsibilities include: welcoming all visitors and answering phones in a knowledgeable, courteous and professional manner; handling complaints and concerns with diplomacy; dispatching Animal Control Officer calls; conducting pet adoption interviews and processing adoption paperwork; scheduling clinic services and performing other office tasks as needed.  Ability to work in a fast paced environment with a high degree of care and professionalism is essential.  Prior customer service and computer experience required. Please visit the website at www.sgvhumane.org for more information about the humane society. If you are interested in joining their Shelter Team please send your cover letter and resume (including compensation history) to hr@sgvhumane.org. (Posted 8/10/15)

Humane Education Coordinator - The East Bay SPCA is looking for a full-time Humane Education Coordinator for Oakland and Dublin locations. This position has scheduled responsibilities at both locations. The Humane Education Coordinator facilitates humane education programs, including youth volunteer club, birthday parties, youth camp, school and community outreach programs. The East Bay SPCA offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees. Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Employee Assistance Program, and Profit Sharing and 401K Plan. They also offer some unique perks, such as discounted veterinary care and the opportunity to bring pets to work. Please see website for more details: http://www.eastbayspca.org/careers. (Posted 8/18/15)

National Director, Red Star Animal Emergency Services - American Humane Association - The National Director, Red Star Animal Emergency Services serves as program head for the national Red Star Rescue for Kids and Animals program which rescues animals affected by natural disasters and reunites them with their families, provides emergency relief for animal shelter staff, delivers training for emergency responders, enriches the lives of children, veterans and the elderly through animal-assisted therapy, and provides financial assistance to save the lives of animals through grants. The National Director, Red Star Animal Emergency Services manages staff and more than 200 volunteer responders. Job based in Los Angeles. To apply, please email resume, cover letter to humanresources@americanhumane.org. (Posted 8/18/15)

Veterinarian - Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA - Progressive AAHA accredited open-door shelter in the SF Bay Area is seeking a Veterinarian to join their team. Duties would include providing medical care for shelter animals (domestic, exotics and wildlife), emergency care for stray animals, performing spay/neuter surgeries in our low-cost on-site and free mobile clinic, seeing post-adoption medical appointments and assisting in humane investigations of animal abuse. Work with staff of 5 doctors, 3 RVTs and 10 vet assistants. Participate in staff training, public education and special events. Seeking an enthusiastic individual with good communication skills. Recent graduates welcome. Competitive salary and benefits package. Contact Linda Janowitz, DVM; PHS/SPCA, 12 Ai. Email or fax resume to: Careers@PHS-SPCA.org; Fax: 650/685-0678 (Posted 8/20/15)

Animal Control/Humane Officer - San Gabriel Valley Humane Society - Experienced (min. 1 year)with emphasis on animal welfare and enforcing state/local laws to protect the safety and rights of animals and the public. Responsibilities include responding to reports of stray, injured/deceased animals;preparing bite reports;investigating animal neglect and abuse; responding to citizen complaints regarding companion animals and wildlife. Must reside within 30 miles of San Gabriel/Temple City, California.  Please visit the website at www.sgvhumane.org for more information about the Humane Society and the position. If you are interested in joining their Shelter Team please send your cover letter and resume (including compensation history) to hr@sgvhumane.org. (Posted 8/25/15)

 


Animal Care & Control

Deputy Director, Animal Services, Veterinary Operations - County of San Diego Department of Animal Services - Approximately 25,000 animals enter DAS' three animal care facilities annually. DAS provides animal-related law enforcement, sheltering, necessary medical treatment for animals in their care, and pet adoption services. The Department has 124 full-time employees and a budget of approximately $16 million. The position is the principal advisor to the Department Director on animal health care practices to maintain compliance with established standards of care and may be designated as the responsible managing licensee for the purpose of premise registration. The position oversees medical care and treatment of all animals under the care and in the custody of the Department. For more information or to apply, please visit the website at www.sdcounty.ca.gov/hr (Posted 7/30/15)

Medical Care Coordinator/Veterinary Technician - Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter - Status: Full-time (37.5 hours); non-exempt $34,000 to $37,500 per year Summary:Under the supervision of the Shelter Operations Manager, the Veterinary Technician has primary responsibility for ensuring the health of the animals at the Shelter; carries out medical treatment plans from veterinarians; manages medical quarantines; and handles all medical related questions on shelter animals. See detailed job description on the website. www.alamedaanimalshelter.org (Posted 8/10/15)

Animal Care Assistant I - Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter - Status: Part-time (15-20 hours); non-exempt $11.00 per hour Summary: Under direct supervision of the Shelter Operations Manager, the Animal Care Assistant maintains safe and sanitary facilities for shelter animals and the public, and provides humane handling and care to them. The animal shelter operates 7 days a 365 days a year. Staff is required to work weekends and holidays. Visit the website for a detailed job description. www.alamedaanimalshelter.org (Posted 8/10/15)

Animal Control Officer - The City of Piedmont is seeking a dedicated employee to perform routine to complex duties involved in the enforcement and communication of animal services codes, ordinances, and regulations; to ensure public safety by capturing and caring for wild, vicious, and/or injured animals, and other duties as assigned. To obtain a complete job announcement, employment application and supplemental questionnaire, please visit the website at http://www.ci.piedmont.ca.us/hr/index.shtml or call 510-420-3047 (Posted 8/10/15)

Animal Care and Control Manager - The Town of Yucca Valley (pop. 22,000) is the gateway to Joshua Tree National Park and serves as the economic hub for the Morongo Basin. Located in semi-rural Southern California 30 minutes north of Palm Springs, the Town's base elevation of 3,300 feet provides for cooler temperatures, beautiful night skies, clean air and a friendly small-town feel. In anticipation of an upcoming retirement, the Town is pleased to announce a unique career opportunity for an Animal Care and Control Manager. Please refer to the website www.yucca-valley.org for detailed information on the position. Salary - $5,408.00/monthly – $7,832.00/monthly (The compensation structure is currently under review) (Posted 8/18/15)

Veterinarian- Solano County Sheriff's Office- The Sheriff's Office is dedicated to community service and one of the primary goals of the Animal Care Division is to reduce the homeless pet population in Solano County. You can make a difference by joining the spay/neuter team as a Contract Veterinarian. At least 1 year Experience preferred but not required; Applicants are required to have current California certified D.V.M. Interested candidates should send resume, letter of intent, Personal History statement and copy of license by Thursday November 1, 2015 to AnimalCareClinic@SolanoCounty.com (Posted 8/18/15)

Supervising Animal Care Services Officer - The County of Yuba is currently recruiting for the position of Supervising Animal Care Services Officer in the Sheriff's Department. This class supervises a group of Animal Care Services Officers, Animal Care Technicians, office and volunteer staff, and has responsibility for the supervision of the County's animal control program, including field activities, shelter operation, pet adoption and disposal and licensing, and public education programs. Hiring Range: $3,383-$3,721/month Filing Deadline: Friday, September 18, 2015 @ 5:00 PM HOW TO APPLY: Applicants are REQUIRED to submit Yuba County Application (rev 08/14). For a detailed job announcement, application, and further instructions visit www.co.yuba.ca.us or contact Yuba County Human Resources, 915 8th Street, Suite 113, Marysville, CA. 95901 Phone: (530) 749-7860 Fax: (530) 749-7864. (Posted 9/1/15)

Animal Care Technician - The County of Yuba is currently recruiting for the position of Animal Care Technician in the Sheriff's Department. Under general supervision, incumbents assist in the daily maintenance, feeding and care of animals housed in the county's animal care facility including those subject to quarantine, injured or ill; assist with euthanizations; provide information to the public regarding lost or stray animals; assist with licensing, pet adoptions and community volunteer programs; and perform related work as assigned. Minimum: Equivalent to graduation from high school and any experience in the care and handling of animals. Preferred: In addition to the minimum requirements, additional experience in an animal care facility that required euthanasia. Possess a Registered Veterinary Technician License. Filing Deadline: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 @ 5:00 PM HOW TO APPLY: Applicants are REQUIRED to submit Yuba County Application (rev 08/14). For a detailed job announcement, application, and further instructions visit www.co.yuba.ca.us or contact Yuba County Human Resources, 915 8th. Street, Suite 113, Marysville, CA. 95901 Phone: (530) 749-7860 Fax: (530) 749-7864. (Posted 8/25/15)

Animal Control Officer - The City of Costa Mesa is seeking an Animal Control Officer to perform a variety of duties involved in the enforcement and communication of State and local laws, codes, ordinances, and regulations pertaining to the care, keeping, treatment, and control of animals; to respond to calls and patrol the City for animal control related problems; and to prepare accurate records and reports pertaining to activities. This person would work under the general supervision of a Police Sergeant. Salary: $4,319.47 - $5,789.33 per month, DOQ. Application Deadline: Friday, September 25, 2015 at 5:00pm. Applications must be submitted on-line through the City's website: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/costamesa/default.cfm . (Posted 9/3/15)

 


Ad Placement:

Please use the Job Ad submission form to post an announcement on this webpage. Current members may place an ad at no charge. For non-members, the fee is $50 per ad, pre-paid.  Ads must contain no more than 750 characters and will run for 60 days unless an earlier cut-off date is provided. If you have any questions please contact us at careers@californiastatehumane.org.

 

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