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Animal Shelter Manager

National Cat Protection Society Spring Valley, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

This position is for a working shelter manager who is responsible for supervising the kennel, supervising and training of the kennel personnel, ensuring the humane care of all cats at the shelter, and other tasks. Must have a minimum of two years of shelter manager experience.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but not limited to the following. Other duties may be assigned:

KENNEL - Oversee the medical care of all cats housed at the shelter

- Oversee and maintain the general cleanliness and sanitation of the shelter

- Enforce animal health and sanitation protocols

- Enforce animal shelter policies and procedures

- Handle general maintenance problems at the shelter

- Instruct kennel personnel in proper and humane handling techniques of animals

- Maintain accurate records and statistics of kennel activities

- Order and maintain supplies and materials needed in the kennel

- Oversee kennel duties

- Ensure the facility is maintained according to OSHA standards

- Other tasks as assigned

STAFF

- Supervise staff in the adoption of cats

- Monitor and evaluate job performance of kennel staff including HR duties

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

- Veterinarian Assistant/Technician - 3 years

- Animal shelter supervisory - 2 years

- Excellent communication skills including giving direction and delegation

- Decision-making and problem-solving abilities

- General knowledge of veterinary illnesses

National Cat Protection Society

Why Work Here?

Beautiful cat shelter; wonderful staff; Tuesday through Saturday work week.

We are a non-profit organization that provides shelter for owner-relinquished cats and kittens as they await adoption to loving, caring homes. We also provide a retirement center for older cats to live out the rest of their lives in a beautiful surrounding where they receive lots of care and affection from our staff and volunteers. We are celebrating our 51st year!

Address

Spring Valley, CA
91977 USA