Career Opportunities

ANIMAL CONTROL/HUMANE OFFICER:  Experienced (minimum one 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 animals, injured animals, animals in distress and animal cruelty;  transporting injured animals; pick up of deceased animals; preparing bite reports; investigating animal neglect and abuse;  responding to citizen complaints regarding companion animals and wildlife;  enforcing State and Public Health licensing and rabies vaccination requirements.

Must reside within 30 miles of Pasadena/San Gabriel/Temple City, California.  Valid California driver's license and safe driving record required.  Ability to lift 50-75 lbs. on a regular basis.  Extensive direct handling, carrying and restraining of animals, both large and small, and carrying supplies and equipment. Must be able to manage unruly, vicious and dangerous animals and impounding them safely.  Must be able to interact professionally with emotional and sometimes confrontational citizens.  Able to cope with a sometimes hectic pace and workload.

Hours:  Must be available to work all shifts as needed including on-call shifts.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to:  pbrayer@sgvhumane.org   PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IN PERSON.

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Canine Kennel Attendant:  Part Time, 24-32 Hours per week, including weekends.  Must have prior canine kennel or Vet Tech experience (minimum one year) with big and small dogs.  Responsibilities include cleaning of kennels; feeding and exercising dogs in assigned area; customer service - introducing dogs to potential adopters; interacting with medical staff, adoption counselors and volunteers.  If you would like to become a member of our canine team please submit your resume and cover letter to:
pbrayer@sgvhumane.org or fax to 626-286-3165.  PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IN PERSON.
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Feline Kennel Attendant:  Part Time, 24-32 Hours per week, including weekends.  Must have prior feline kennel or Vet Tech experience (minimum one year).  Responsibilities include cleaning, feeding, socializing; customer service - introducing cats to potential adopters; interacting with medical staff, adoption counselors and volunteers.  If you would like to become a member of our feline team please submit your resume and cover letter to:
pbrayer@sgvhumane.org or fax to 626-286-3165.  PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IN PERSON.
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IF YOU HAVE SHELTER, ANIMAL HOSPITAL, BOARDING KENNEL OR ANIMAL CONTROL EXPERIENCE YOU MAY SUBMIT YOUR RESUME BY FAX OR EMAIL AND IT WILL BE KEPT ON FILE FOR CONSIDERATION FOR ANY FUTURE OPENINGS.
THANK YOU.
FAX:  (626) 286-3165
 
PLEASE DO NOT COME TO THE SHELTER IN PERSON.
SGVHS WILL CONTACT ONLY THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE QUALIFICATIONS
MEET OUR REQUIREMENTS.