Employment Opportunities

Animal Care Technician – Part Time

Animal Care Techs 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.

Job Type: Part-Time

Hours: Hours/Days TBD

Salary: $12.50/hr

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.

Responsibilities

Animal Care Techs 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.

REWARDS: We offer a fun and fast paced work environment where 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 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.

Employee vet care benefits for personal pets is also included!

  • Free Annual Wellness Exam
  • 20% Discount on BHS Wellness Services
    • Vaccines [DHPP, FVRCP, Rabies, Lyme, Lepto, Bordetella (kennel cough), Influenza (bivalent), Feline Leukemia]
    • 4Dx Heartworm Tests (dogs)
    • Fecal testing
    • Felv/FIV Combo Testing (cats)
    • 20% Discount on Heartworm Prevention and Flea Prevention that BHS stocks. (Heartgard Plus, Nexgard, Frontline Gold, Senergy)
    • 20% Discount on BHS Spay/Neuter Services (BHS surgery rules/restrictions apply)
      Comprehensive Bloodwork and Pre-anesthesia Bloodwork at BHS cost

Contact

Please send your resume, with cover letter to Katie Dixon, Shelter Director via mail to kdixon@bmorehumane.org

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