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Are you an animal lover with people management skills? Do you have animal welfare experience? Are you collaborative, solution-oriented, and ready to make a difference in the lives of thousands of homeless animals? The Virginia Beach SPCA is seeking a Director of Shelter Operations to guide a dynamic, diverse team of animal welfare professionals in fulfilling our vision of ending animal homelessness in our community. Your deep knowledge of animal behavior and health will be used as you ensure the health, safety and enrichment of a large population of domestic animals including dogs, cats, and small animals. You will develop, teach and implement critical SOPs to ensure the health and safety of animals and humans. Your commitment to servant leadership will allow you to mentor and grow your team. As a member of the Executive Team, you will participate in and contribute to organizational strategic planning, the development of internal policies and processes, and the learning and implementation of best practices in animal welfare. You will help guide strategic change and growth, and use your strong communication skills to represent the VBSPCA in public to advance our mission of creating a more compassionate community through education and collaboration. Salary Range is $55,000 to $75,000 a year including group health, dental and vision benefits, 403(b) retirement savings plan, employee discounts for personal animal care in our veterinary clinic, and employee discounts for our retail shop and adoptions.  In addition, working for a charitable organization may qualify you for student loan forgiveness - please speak with your financial advisor for details.

Location:
Virginia Beach , VA

Posted On:
May 07, 2021

Passionate, dependable animal professionals wanted immediately! Are you an animal whisperer? Are some of your best friends of the four-legged variety? Is an animal finding their forever home a cause for celebration for you? If you answered "yes" to these questions, come talk to us! We are seeking an Shelter Manager who has experience in, and a dedication to, animal welfare and care. You would be Monitoring the activities of the animal care staff and providing direction and feedback. Assisting in the training of animal care staff. Feeding and providing medications for animals in our care. Documenting illnesses and injuries in a computer system. Monitoring animals after surgery. Making decisions about care, especially for animals in distress. Supporting the veterinarians with exams, vaccinations, and treatments. Enjoying the company of like-minded team members. Ready to take the leap? You should be: A great animal handler An individual with previous experience in animal shelters, rescues, or veterinary practices. It's a plus if you're a veterinary assistant or technician! Your skills are really valuable to us! Comfortable with giving vaccinations, understanding medication dosages, and providing treatments such as subQ fluids. This is a position that requires weekend and holiday availability. Because the animals rely on you, and because we rely on you too, you may need to work a flexible schedule. Animal care is not just Mon-Fri! It's a different schedule, but animals cannot take care of themselves and they love the company! Typical hours are 8 to 5.

Location:
Raleigh, NC

Posted On:
June 10, 2021