Deputy Director: Indianapolis Animal Care Services
This position is responsible for organizing, managing, staffing, and supervising all aspects of IACS operations. The incumbent in this position will direct the refinement and implementation of a strategic plan for the promotion of animal care, animal control, spay/neuter access, and reduction of animal deaths resulting from both euthanasia and from diseases contracted or propagated at the IACS facility. Incumbent in this position will establish and ensure policies and procedures for the division are adhered to in an effective manner.
This position is responsible for assisting the Deputy Director in managing, staffing, and supervising shelter, medical, and enforcement operations of IACS. This position will cover a breadth of topics and operations within IACS, and will be responsible for assisting the Deputy Director in managing the day-to-day, while also researching and implementing new ideas such as ways to increase spay/neuter access, improve call times for control officers, and increasing efficiency in kennel operations. The incumbents actions are dictated by established policies and procedures, civil laws, criminal laws, and the codes established by the city and county.
Chief Operating Officer
Are you an experienced leader in the animal welfare field with a love of helping animals and coaching team members to fulfill their passion for mission driven work? Do you want to work somewhere with an inclusive, women-led, LGBTQ+ friendly culture that encourages collaboration, out of the box thinking and the opportunity to create life changing programs to help animals? If you are saying, “yes and YES” to these questions, then the Animal Rescue League of Berks County is waiting for YOU! The Chief Operating Officer oversees the daily operations through leadership over the animal care, medical, client services, and animal protection departments. He/she works collaboratively with officers to meet the needs of the animals under care of the ARL. The position is responsible for ensuring the proper policies and procedures are implemented to keep animals moving safely through the shelter. This person would also be responsible for making recommendations to increase revenue and fundraising efforts. Additionally, he/she would exhibit big picture thinking to allow for continued elevation to programming and lifesaving efforts for animals in the shelter and surrounding communities.