Overview: The SPCA Pet Adoption Center seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, team player with excellent verbal skills. Candidate must have a strong desire to educate the public about responsible pet care and be able to assist a high volume of visitors in a fast-paced environment. Qualified candidate will have an exceptional work ethic and be extremely reliable.
Animal Care & Behavior Supervisor will work with all of the animals in the adoption program; cleaning, feeding, training, and socializing. The Supervisor also works directly with the public helping them select and visit with animals available for adoption while supervising animal care staff and volunteers. Time management skills and excellent organizational abilities are a necessity. Customer service experience required and supervisor experience is preferred. The Supervisor will also assist staff in other areas as needed, which includes medical treatment, animal intake and adoption processes. Candidates must be friendly, professional, and flexible. Must love animals and really enjoy working with a diverse group of people!
Details: Excellent public relation skills are essential! Animal handling experience and customer service experience is required. High school diploma required; degree preferred or equivalent work experience.
Currently accepting applications for full time (40 hours/week). Work hours currently needed are: Weekday and Weekend hours, opening and mid-day shifts (7-4 or 10-6). Weekends and Holidays are required. Schedule may change according to organization’s needs. Having a flexible schedule is required.
Please include a cover letter explaining why you are interested in working for the SPCA. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. APPLICANTS WHO ARE BEST QUALIFIED FOR THE POSITION WILL BE CONTACTED.
Contact: Send resume, cover letter and employment application to HR@spcawake.org or by mail at 200 Petfinder Lane, Raleigh, NC 27603. Applications can be downloaded from the SPCA website and printed or e-mailed. You may also drop off your application during business hours.