CAP is always looking for dedicated individuals who are interested in making a difference in the lives of homeless animals. All applicants must be highly motivated toward the welfare and humane treatment of animals, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and know how to be part of a team. CAP is an equal opportunity employer.
If you are interested in working for Citizens for Animals Protection, please download and complete the employment application, a fill-in PDF form, and mail to CAP along with your resume and cover letter indicating the position(s) of interest.
Receptionist - Customer Service
We are currently looking for a permanent part-time receptionist and customer service attendant for our Welcome Center. Must be at least 18 years of age with high school diploma or GED. This position is for three days a week, including . The hours are during the week, and .
It is a busy position and includes answering phone calls, directing potential adopters and other shelter visitors, and some direct contact with the animals. Excellent communication skills are required as well as general computer skills and the ability to multi-task in this dynamic environment.
Clinic - Assistant Veterinary Technician
High school education with at least one (1) year formal training or equivalent experience in a veterinary or wellness clinic.
Ability to perform basic medical tasks, e.g. administer vaccinations, perform heartworm and FeLV testing, able to appropriately restrain hold animals while they are receiving IV, IM, or SQ injections. Able to lift animals over 50 lbs, clean cages and recognize the signs of distress in animals during induction, surgery and in recovery.
Will be cross-trained with wellness/vaccine clinic & some other shelter-based duties. 4 day work week (10 hours a day) with some weekend days required. Full-time position with health, vacation & sick leave benefits.
Shelter - Animal Caretaker (full and part time positions available)
Must be at least 18 years of age with high school diploma or GED.
At CAP full-time shelter employees work 4,10 hour days, with at least one weekend day, from 9:00am to 7:00pm (possibly later), attending to the care of the animals in the shelter. Animal Caretakers are responsible for cleaning the cages and kennels, walking dogs, preparing food, cleaning dishes and litter boxes, doing laundry, sweeping, mopping and other janitorial duties.
We need hard working individuals who are not afraid of handling a variety of animals from cats and dogs, to rabbits, hamsters and other small mammals. Individuals must be compassionate toward animals and a good team player. This position provides opportunity to move into our Adoption, Intake and Work Up areas. Salary includes health, vacation and sick leave benefits.