The Greater Huntsville Humane Society strives to create a positive workplace for all who are eager to lend a hand to those with tails in our care. Employees at GHHS believe in the use of rescue, training, adoption, education, and advocacy to ensure the humane treatment and welfare of all animals.
The Greater Huntsville Humane Society (GHHS) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. This means that all persons are eligible to be employed, promoted or discharged, without regard to their sex, sexual orientation, race, religion, disability, age, ancestry, serious medical condition, gender identity, or national origin.
|Supervises||Animal Care Lead, Animal Care Technicians, Clinic Manager & Shelter Volunteers|
|Compensation Category||Salaried, Full-Time|
|Pay Range||$28,000 – $38,000|
Position Summary: Works with CEO and staff, GHHS Board of Directors and Animal Care Committee to develop and implement GHHS policies related to animal care and treatment, animal handling and the adoption process. Follows governmental and other regulatory requirements. Supervises the daily operations of the shelter and facility including animal care staff. Works with the Clinic Manager and Animal Care Lead to effectively and efficiently operate the shelter and ensure proper care for the animals.
Bachelor’s degree or Associates degree preferred in Animal Science or related field; extensive work experience required in the field of animal care; minimum of five years management experience
Licensed Veterinary Technician preferred. Three years’ experience in a veterinary clinic, animal shelter or related field, handling, medicating, restraining and caring for animals; computer skills; organization skills.