330 Second St NE [PO Box 101] Long Beach, WA, 98631 USA | 360-642-1180 spchs330@gmail.com

South Pacific County Humane Society (SPCHS) is primarily a volunteer-driven organization.

Animal Care Technician

Part Time (10 – 20 hours/week)

Description:

Animal Care Technicians provide critical care to the pet animals at the SPCHS facility.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance and care of all animals housed with SPCHS.
  • Maintaining clean and orderly animal housing and employee work areas.
  • Assisting with the movement and placement of animals.
  • Maintaining the health and welfare of all animals in the care of the Society.
  • Feeding, watering, walking and exercising all shelter animals.
  • Bathing and grooming of animals.
  • Cleaning: rinses, scrubs, mops, and disinfects animal cages, hallways, floors, walls and isolation/quarantine areas; cleans water and food dishes and related kennel equipment and facilities.
  • Assists other staff, volunteers and the general public as required.
  • Transports animals to Oceanside Animal Clinic as directed.
  • Other duties as required.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Must be punctual and able to maintain regular attendance.
  • Must be available and willing to work early hours, weekends, holidays, and attend mandatory training and meetings as the employer determines are necessary.
  • Must have reliable transportation to get to and from work.
  • Must be able to work with others and maintain a professional and courteous attitude while at work.  Zero tolerance for violent, disrespectful, or malicious behaviors.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to work with dogs and cats.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, bend and stoop frequently to perform duties.
  • Must be able to perform prolonged strenuous physical activity, including lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 50 pounds alone, or up to 100 pounds with a fellow employee, for short distances.
  • At times must be able to chase or run after animals that escape confinement.

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Verifiable work references
  • Drug test
  • Background check

Submit an online application:

Application

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JOB OPENINGS

Our paid positions are:
• Shelter Director
• Animal Care Technician

Currently, we have an opening for an Animal Care Technician

Annimal Care Tech Duties
VOLUNTEER OPENINGS

Interested in becoming a volunteer?  We are looking for some happy, upbeat, animal-loving volunteersClick here for info.

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