Employment Opportunities at AWA
Animal Welfare Association is a great place to work! AWA employees become part of a greater mission to make a difference in the lives of thousands of animals.
benefits for full time employees
- Healthcare Insurance
- Vacation and Holidays
- Discounts on Pet Vaccinations and Medications
- The Joy of Helping Homeless Animals Find Homes!
Open Position: Veterinary Technician
The Animal Welfare Association is currently seeking to add an enthusiastic, hard-working technician to our medical team. The right candidate should have at least one year of experience with a veterinary practice or the equivalent. Prior experience in a high volume spay/neuter setting is preferred.
Duties include but are not limited to animal restraint, anesthetic induction, surgical prep and monitoring, vaccinations, catheter placement, blood draws, prepping surgical packs, animal intakes and support during wellness appointments. Candidate must have excellent animal handling and communication skills. The ability and willingness to communicate positively and effectively with staff, volunteers and clients is a must. Position is approximately 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday, with some weekends, evenings and holidays. Email resumes to email@example.com
Posted March 2015
Open Position: Animal Care Attendant
The Animal Welfare Association is seeking a dedicated and responsible individual with knowledge of animal health, behavior, handling and husbandry. Must be willing to work as part of a collaborative team to properly maintain kennels with thorough cleaning and sanitization protocols. Monitor animals daily and alert medical staff upon signs of illness or injury. Update animal records with accurate information. Provide environmental enrichment for animals as needed. Participate in pet adoption meets. Ability to provide exemplary customer service to adopters and visitors. Must be 18 years of age and able to work weekends. Email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted March 2015