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  • Thank you for your interest in joining the team at the Austin Humane Society!  Our current open positions are posted below.       

Current Openings:
Veterinary Technician
Adoption Counselor
Intake Specialist 

 

Veterinary Technician

The Austin Humane Society, the largest no-kill, non-profit adoption center for cats and dogs, currently has an opening for a Veterinary Technician in our Clinic Department. Duties include assisting during high volume spay and neuter clinics, physical evaluation of animals, dispensing medication, cleaning animal areas, as well as computer data entry and general office duties. The ability to multi-task, positive attitude, strong organizational skills, and a minimum of 2 years of previous experience in the veterinary field is recommended.  This is an extremely fast-paced environment. Please send your resume and cover letter to the Veterinary Services Supervisor, Katelen Knef, at kknef@austinhumanesociety.org.

 

Adoption Counselor

The Austin Humane Society currently has an immediate opening for a Full Time Adoption Counselor in our Adoption Department. Duties include cleaning animal areas, providing exemplary customer service, computer data entry and general office duties. The ability to multi-task, strong organizational skills and some customer service intensive position are required. This position includes mandatory weekend hours. Spanish Speaking candidates are a plus, but not required. Please send your resume and cover letter to Adoption Supervisor, Cassandra Maybury, at cmaybury@austinhumanesociety.org to be considered for the position.

 

Intake Specialist

The Austin Humane Society, the largest no-kill, non-profit adoption center for cats and dogs, currently has an opening for an Intake Specialist in our Receiving Department. Duties include evaluating animals upon intake into our adoption program, performing basic veterinary technician duties (vaccinating, administering oral medication, etc), cleaning and caring for animals, providing exemplary customer service, and computer data entry. The ability to multi-task, positive attitude, strong organizational skills, and experience in a customer service intensive position are required. Veterinary Assistant/Tech experience is preferred. Some weekend hours are mandatory for this position. Please send your resume and cover letter to the Veterinary Services Supervisor, Katelen Knef, at kknef@austinhumanesociety.org.

 

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