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Part-Time Animal & Client Care Specialist (ACCS)

We are seeking a compassionate and energetic individual for our part-time Animal and Client Care Specialist (ACCS) position! The ACCS provides care, attention and positive living environments for the dogs, cats and small animals residing in our shelter and assist in vital operations such as client communications, completing intakes and adoptions and other client services. The successful candidate will be ready to jump in to help with morning animal care, dog walking, socialization and enrichment of pets, greeting and counseling clients among other duties! Individuals must be able to work well as part of a team and have the ability to take initiative to complete tasks independently. The APF is very proud of the standards of care and excellent customer service upheld by the Animal Welfare Team – this position will be vital in continuing this great work! The animals need care each day of the week, so weekend and holiday hours are required. We hope to hear from you soon!

High School diploma and animal handling experience required. Customer service experience preferred. Weekend and holiday hours required. This position is part time (approximately 36-hours a week). A background check is required following a conditional offer.

To view a full position description, click here: Animal and Client Care Specialist

To apply to any of our open positions: please email your cover letter, resume, and telephone or email contact information for three professional references to caruso@animalprotective.org, or mail them to:

Animal Protective Foundation

Attn: Collette Caruso

53 Maple Avenue

Glenville, NY 12302

Our awesome full-time benefits include:

  • Retirement 401K plan after meeting service requirements
  • 9 paid holidays a year
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health Insurance
  • Life insurance coverage equal to one times annual salary after meeting service requirements
  • Access to select veterinary services at discount prices, including vaccinations, heartworm testing, flea and tick medication, spay and neuter service, among others

The Animal Protective Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants shall be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, familial status, genetic information, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, prior arrest record, or prior criminal conviction.