Overview: The SPCA Holding Center seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, team player with excellent verbal skills. Candidate must have a strong commitment to animal welfare and humane animal sheltering. Qualified candidate will have an exceptional work ethic and be extremely reliable.
Animal Care & Behavior Assistant Supervisor will work with all of the animals in the Holding Center; cleaning, feeding, training, and socializing. The Assistant Supervisor also works closely with the Supervisor to train and supervise animal care staff and volunteers, order and maintain building supplies, and transport animals to the adoption center or surgery. Time management skills and excellent organizational abilities are a necessity. Professional animal care experience required and supervisor experience is preferred. The Assistant Supervisor will also assist staff in other areas as needed, which includes medical treatment, customer service and animal intake. Candidates must be friendly, professional, and flexible. Must love animals and really enjoy working with a diverse group of people! Must also be comfortable working in all weather conditions and handling animals who may not be fully vaccinated.
Details: Excellent public relation skills are essential! Professional animal handling experience is required. High school diploma required; degree preferred or equivalent work experience.
Currently accepting applications for full time (40 hours/week). Work hours currently needed are: Weekday and Weekend hours, 9am -6pm. Weekends and Holidays are required. Schedule may change according to organization’s needs. Having a flexible schedule is required.
Please include a cover letter explaining why you are interested in working for the SPCA. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. APPLICANTS WHO ARE BEST QUALIFIED FOR THE POSITION WILL BE CONTACTED.
Contact: Send resume, cover letter and employment application to HR@spcawake.org or by mail to 327 U.S. Highway 70 East, Garner, NC 27529. Applications can be downloaded from the SPCA website and printed or e-mailed. You may also drop off your application during business hours.