Hiring Animal Care Technician

Want a job that makes a difference in the community? Full Time Animal Care Technician needed at Livingston, Montana’s Stafford Animal Shelter. Applicant must be flexible to provide coverage for coworkers shifts and weekend shifts required.  Due to the nature of small shelter, we are looking for someone able to perform responsibilities according to priority and who feels comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with many unplanned tasks/emergencies that arise during the day. Primary responsibilities include caring for homeless pets by feeding,  monitoring health and administering medication in addition to cleaning kennels, laundry, facility, litter scooping, dishes etc..  Must work with the public on adoption & surrender counseling, animal introductions, stray animal intakes, reclaims and basic customer service.  Job is physically demanding so please be able to lift 50lbs & be on your feet for long periods of time.  A positive attitude, adaptability and a love of animals & people is a must!

Starting wage is $13.00 with preference given for people who have previous experience working with animals in veterinary medicine or in the animal welfare field.  After inital training an increase will be given. Starting 30 hours a week with possibility for advancement for 40 full-time hours with benefits if desired. Benefits and perks include: Medical, dental, eyecare, vacation time, paid sick leave, bring your pets to work, basic veterinary care, vaccines and food for your pets and most importantly – knowing you’re part of our humane animal welfare mission!  You will be an invaluable member of our community outreach helping people and thier pets! 

Please download application from website & email (along with resume if applicable) to Steve Leach, Executive Director at sleach@staffordanimalshelter.org.  You may also drop off in person Wed-Sun from noon to 5:00 at the shelter at 3 Business Park Rd. Livingston, Montana.

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