If you have a strong work ethic, great customer service skills, and a desire to positively impact animal welfare, the Baltimore Humane Society encourages you to apply. Experience may be required in some instances, however nothing beats initiative and a willingness to apply your talents!
In addition, we are always looking for interns who would like to get some hands-on experience in areas such as Marketing, Public Relations, Outreach, Development/Fundraising, and animal care.
Volunteer Coordinator (PartTim
The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for:
- recruiting, ensuring/tracking training of BHS volunteers
- scheduling, and providing support for our volunteer and foster network
- coordinating quarterly educational and social in-service events for our volunteers
- instructing animal handling classes
- managing volunteer rewards program
- recruit/schedule/coordinate internship program
- recruit/coordinate weekend offsite adoption events
- assisting with other events as needed.
- work along side our other volunteer coordinator to manage the volunteer database and volunteer opportunities
Requirements: Must have prior volunteer management experience. Age 18+, “people person” with a friendly and positive can-do attitude, excellent customer service skills, must have your own reliable transportation, be able to lift at least 25lbs, be able to prioritize, multi task, and work efficiently and independently in a fast paced work environment. Candidate must have a flexible schedule to cover after hours orientation classes and offsite events/fundraisers. Prior experience in event planning and using Volgistics preferred. Prior experience working with animals is a plus, but not required, however must love animals and be comfortable working with cats,other small animals and dogs of all shapes and sizes.
Animal Care Technician (Part Time)
ACT’s are responsible for daily cleaning and feeding, as well as handling and training/socialization of our animals. Physical labor involves cleaning kennels and cages, sweeping, mopping, laundry, and dishes. The position also requires assisting the public in choosing their new best friend, and educating them on animal care and welfare and the services that the Baltimore Humane Society provides.
Requirements: Age 18+, friendly and positive can-do attitude, excellent customer service skills, must have your own transportation, be able to lift at least 25lbs, be on your feet for up to eight hours, be able to prioritize, multi task, and work independently, and of course, must love animals! Any prior animal handling, sheltering, or customer service experience is a plus.
Rewards: Extensive animal handling, behavior, and training skills, a fun and fast paced work environment, and every day you are helping our homeless animals find their way to loving forever homes, and helping people find and care for their new best friend!
We offer medical and dental benefits, and an optional 401k retirement program. We provide extensive and ongoing enrichment seminars in the field of animal welfare, behavior, and training throughout the year; as well as fun social events during the year.
Starting pay: $9.25 an hour.
Hours: Mon:9-4pm, Wed & Sun: 9-6pm
Click here for an employment application. Completed employment applications can be mailed, faxed, or emailed (no walk-ins please!) to:
Baltimore Humane Society
1601 Nicodemus Road
Reisterstown, MD 21136