Animal Shelter Officer

Things We’ll Trust You With:

  • The Animal Shelter Operations Unit reunites companion animals to their owners as well as finding companion animals their new ‘fur-ever’ homes.
  • You will help to provide animals with a caring, stimulating and hygienic environment to enhance their wellbeing whilst at the shelter.
  • Support and educate our community - Providing exceptional customer service.
  • Apply your office administration experience to ensure compliance with policies, procedures and legislation.

Things You’ll Do:

  • You will be responsible for providing exceptional care to the animals and ensuring the shelter is maintained to high standard.
  • Safely transport, handle and care for animals (including Dangerous & Restricted Breeds)
  • Be a team-player - Share your knowledge of different dog and cat breeds and their behavioural traits.
  • Grow your career. Apply your experience working with animals (paid or volunteer capacity) in shelter or veterinary clinic.
  • Provide support, guidance and advice to a dedicated group of volunteers.

 Things You’ll Be Proud Of:

  • You’ll turn your passion for caring for animals into a career.
  • Work for an organisation which has the community at the heart of all that we do.
  • Promoting responsible pet ownership throughout the community.
  • Reuniting and rehoming companion animals.

 The Fine Print:

  • Apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining why we are a great fit!
  • Get your application in by: 10:00 pm Wednesday 30 November 2022
  • Interview date: Interviews will be facilitated Monday 5 December 2022
  • Package: $55,218 gross p.a. plus superannuation.
  • Hours of work: Permanent full time working 38 hours per week, 19 day month. Work hours span 5.00am - 10:00pm across a 7 day spread (including public holidays) to support the operational needs of the Animal Shelter.

** This position has been identified under the COVID-19 Public Health Order as requiring to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or provide evidence of an approved medical contraindication. In applying for this position, you will be required to produce evidence as part of the application process. Successful applicants are subject to ID checks, Police Checks, Functional Assessment, Reference checks, Qualification checks, Working with Children checks and Work Rights verification.

Keen To Learn More?

  • Click on the link to check out the Position Description.
  • For any job related enquiries, please connect with Jeremy Bennett (Team Leader Animal Shelter Operations) on [email protected]
  • Lauren Dowling - Talent Acquisition Business Partner [email protected], can assist with any recruitment related enquiries.
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Engineering Environmental, Environment, Food Technology, Medical
  • Locations:
    New South Wales,
  • Closing Date:30th Nov 2022, 12:00 am


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