Come be a part of the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society
Job Purpose: You are a focused and communicative team member. You provide care, feeding, and handling of animals.
Schedule: Part-Time (15-30 hours a week) Candidate availability is a consideration in hiring. Candidates will be asked questions about availability and desired hours worked per week in the application process.
Days required to work: Weekends and 1-2 weekdays a week
Schedule: 7 am to 1 pm
What you will be doing:
Animal Care — Perform daily cleaning of animal areas and feeding of animals in accordance with established procedures. Monitor appetite, hydration, stools, and vomit of all shelter animals. Other duties as assigned
Communication — Listen, pay attention, and be a responsible steward of information.
Support — Assist with animal restraint for transportation, medical procedures, and euthanasia as required. Move animals throughout the shelter as needed. Provide animal enrichment and complete fecal/urine collection when needed. Complete accurate data entry into the computer system.
Culture — Foster an open and inclusive work environment by modeling SFAHS’s behaviors and values, consistent with the vision and mission of the organization. Champion a culture of safety and promote meaningful volunteer engagement.
What we are looking for:
Schedule — Regular, predictable attendance, punctuality, and availability to work during operational hours as defined by leadership with the expectation to work varied hours including evening and weekend shifts
Experience — Customer service experience preferred.
Computer Skills — Proficient with computers
Adaptability — Ability to work in a professional and positive manner with high attention to detail in a variety of situations and the willingness to assist at other sites.
Communication — Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, must have the ability to work as a team member and partner collaboratively with external and internal customers and departments.
Physical & Emotional Capabilities— Must be able to handle the physical and emotional aspects of work in an animal shelter environment. Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. Must have a high level of resiliency.
This position description is intended to describe the general content of, and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.
Why Work Here
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- Make a difference in the lives of animals and people
- Join a team of coworkers who love animals as much as you do
EOE/Must be 18 or older to apply