Employment Opportunities at AWA
Animal Welfare Association is a great place to work! AWA employees become part of a greater mission to make a difference in the lives of thousands of animals.
benefits for full time employees
- Healthcare Insurance
- Vacation and Holidays
- Discounts on Pet Vaccinations and Medications
- The Joy of Helping Homeless Animals Find Homes!
Open Position: Adoption & Intake Counselor
Animal Welfare Association is now hiring for the position of Adoption & Intake Counselor. Interested candidates must have effective communication skills, ability to multi-task and excellent customer service skills. Adoption & Intake Counselors are responsible for counseling adopters and processing adoptions, collecting and processing payments and donations, promptly answering phone calls and emails, answering questions regarding pet surrenders and maintaining the front office. This is a full time position, weekends are required. Please email resume to email@example.com or apply in person at the shelter.
Open Position: Animal Care Attendant
Animal Welfare Association is seeking a dedicated and responsible individual with knowledge of animal health, behavior, handling and husbandry. Must be willing to work as part of a collaborative team to properly maintain kennels with thorough cleaning and sanitization protocols. Monitor animals daily and alert medical staff upon signs of illness or injury. Update animal records with accurate information. Provide environmental enrichment for animals as needed. Participate in pet adoption meets. Ability to provide exemplary customer service to adopters and visitors. Must be 18 years of age and able to work weekends. To apply, send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 31st, 2015 or apply in person at the Adoption Center.
Open Position: Veterinarian
AWA seeks an experienced spay/neuter vet for our recently expanded pet clinic. AWA is an established non-profit with forty years of providing quality spay/neuter and basic preventive care. The surgery team performs around 40 surgeries per day. Each vet is a member of a team focused to ensure our high quality standards are maintained. Candidates must have the surgical skills, good diagnostic knowledge and professionalism. In 2013 AWA's clinic provided spays/neuters to 10,000 and in addition provided 4500 pets with basic wellness care through its wellness programs. Our ideal candidate is a DVM with 2+ years' experience. Excellent salary and benefits. Visit our website awanj.org to learn more about AWA. To receive a job description contact email@example.com.
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