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Posted 07/10/14 - Boonton Township, New Jersey

Job Title: Animal Control Officer ( Limited On-Call Coverage)

Description: The Town of Boonton is seeking an Animal Control Officer for limited on-call coverage.

Requirements: A current and valid certificate as an Animal Control Officer issued by the New Jersey Department of Health, and a current New Jersey driver's license.

Apply: Apply via email, mail or fax.

More Info / Contact: Please forward a resume and cover letter via email, mail or fax to:

Peter Tabbot, Health Officer
ptabbot@rockawaytownship.org

Rockaway Township Division of Health
65 Mt. Hope Road
Rockaway, NJ 07866

973-983-2848 (Phone)
973-983-2497 (Fax)

 

Posted 06/02/14 - Camden County, New Jersey

Job Title: Animal Control Officer (Part-Time)

Description: Ideal candidate will be able to respond to Camden, Magnolia, Stratford and Barrington. Must live 25 minutes or less from Camden.

Qualifications: Will train.

Equal Opportunity Employer. Please call 609-306-2277 for more information.

 

Posted 05/13/14 - Liberty Humane Society, New Jersey

Job Title: Shelter Manager

Description: Seeking a passionate, compassionate animal welfare professional to join the team at Liberty Humane Society, a busy, inner-city, non-profit animal shelter located in Jersey City with 3 municipal animal control contracts. Responsible for managing and supervising the operation of the shelter and shelter staff. Oversees animal custodial and remedial care, admissions, assessments, placements and euthanasia.
Ensures the safety, sanitation and upkeep of the facility and the implementation of all policies and procedures. Provides staff training, prepares operational reports and educates the public about responsible pet ownership and animal regulations and laws.
Oversees animal control staffing and operations as necessary. May perform duties of an animal care worker.
Reports to the Executive Director. Hires and supervises animal care attendants, veterinary technicians, animal control officers and shelter office personnel.

Requirements: Prior experience as an animal shelter supervisor or manager. Superior attention to detail and knowledge of NJ sheltering and animal control laws and regulations.
Strong knowledge of animal health and well being to include nutrition needs, resources for information, knowledge of common animal diseases and treatments, skill in animal first aid and CPR, skill in performing euthanasia.
Ability to identify animal species, breed, age and gender.
Ability to identify signs of animal illnesses and injuries.
Demonstrated supervisory knowledge to include knowledge of principles and techniques of supervision, motivation techniques, and basic training methods. Knowledge of relevant labor issues. Knowledge of decision-making techniques, skill in mediating dispute, conflicts and grievances.
Demonstrated program management knowledge to include basic statistical methods, fiscal and budgeting practices and procedures, knowledge of local, state and federal regulations for the workplace, knowledge of federal and state wage and hour regulations.
Demonstrated personal communication ability to include effective phone skills, effective interviewing techniques, public speaking and ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally.

LSA STATUS: EXEMPT POSITION Full-time salaried position will require an individual to be present and engaged a minimum of 8am-6pm, 5 days per week. Schedule may vary depending on the needs of the department. Position will require weekend, night, on-call and holiday work.

Apply: Email cover letter referencing your specific interest in this position at LHS to jobs@libertyhumane.org. Also include your resume and contact information for three professional references.

More Info / Contact: See Shelter Manager job description here: http://www.idealist.org/step/discover/share/jr/view/job/kgFtBWGX32D/

 

Posted 03/29/14 - Willingboro Township, New Jersey

Job Title: Animal Control Officer (Per Diem)

Description: Per diem Certified Animal Control Officer in Willingboro Township area. Must be willing to work Holidays and some evenings up to 20 hours per week.

Requirements: A current and valid certificate as an Animal Control Officer issued by the New Jersey Department of Health, and a current New Jersey driver's license.

Apply: If interested please contact Capt. Randall at the Willingboro Police Dept., 1 Rev. Dr. M. L. King Jr. Drive, Willingboro, NJ 08046.

More Info / Contact: For more information applicants may email: randall@willingboropolice.com, or call 609-877-2200 ext 1010.

 

Posted 01/14/14 - Cape May / Atlantic County, New Jersey

Job Title: Animal Control Officer (Part Time - Certified)

Description: Part Time certified animal control officer in Cape May County/Atlantic County area. Must be willing to work on call at nights. Flexible schedule.

Requirements: A current and valid certificate as an Animal Control Officer issued by the New Jersey Department of Health, and a current New Jersey driver's license.

Apply: If interested please email resume to Pam@ShoreAnimalControl.com and Linda@ShoreAnimalControl.com.

More Info / Contact: www.ShoreAnimalControl.com - 1-800-351-1822

 

Posted 11/27/13 - Township of Montclair, New Jersey

Job Title: Animal Control Officer (Part Time Temporary)

Description: The Township of Montclair is seeking a self-motivated individual to fill the position of Part-Time Temporary Animal Control Officer for the handling, capturing, and when necessary, the humane destroying of wild and strayed domesticated animals and birds; for the compassionate care and well-being of all impounded animals; and for the cleaning and maintenance of the impounding facility; does related work as required.

Requirements: A current and valid certificate as an Animal Control Officer issued by the New Jersey Department of Health, and a current New Jersey driver's license.

Salary/Hours: $18.00 hr / 20 hours per week. Weekend hours required. This is a temporary position, with possibility of temp to hire.

Apply: Township of Montclair, Human Resources Department, 205 Claremont Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042. Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Fax 973-233-1720, email: bgregory@montclairnjusa.org

Closing Date: Friday, December 6, 2013

 

Posted 11/27/13 - Township of Montclair, New Jersey

Job Title: Animal Shelter Kennel Helper

Description: Accountable for keeping the animals fed, watered, restocking supplies and cleaning cages. Cleans enclosures in accordance with the State Sanitary Regulations and the shelter's standard operating procedures. Other tasks may include transporting animals to different areas; specialized bathing, grooming, and exercise routines. Observing animals, checking for signs of disease, illness or discontent; reporting negative or undesirable behaviors in animals. Maintaining equipment and making sure it is in good working condition. May assist with administering of medications and therapies to animals in the shelter as well as assist the Animal Care Technician with certain tasks and procedures.

Requirements: Must be comfortable and enjoy working with all types of animals, plus experience and background in animal handling and behavior.

Salary/Hours: $12.00 hr / 20 hours per week

Apply: Township of Montclair, Human Resources Department, 205 Claremont Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042. Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Fax 973-233-1720, email: bgregory@montclairnjusa.org

Closing Date: Friday, December 6, 2013

Posted 07/28/13 - Township of Millburn , New Jersey

The Township of Millburn seeks a per diem Animal Control Officer with current New Jersey ACO certification. Candidates should be flexible in being called in to cover Animal Control functions of the Township and those municipalities it engages in shared services for Animal Control. Job may include some hourly work. Ideal candidate will be able to respond to Millburn Township within 30 minutes but all applicants will be considered.

Equal Opportunity Employer. Please fax a letter of interest with contact information to Alexander McDonald at (973) 564-7468

Posted 06/11/13 - Long Branch, New Jersey

The City of Long Branch is seeking a part time ACO with at least 5 years municipal service experience to work within the Health Department.

Individual must possess good work record; active driver's license and pass
a background check.

License must be active and candidate must be working either full time or
part time as an ACO currently before being considered for this offer.
Individual must be a County of Monmouth resident. Hourly rate negotiable.

Resumes can be sent to the Health Officer, Long Branch Health Department,
344 Broadway, Long Branch NJ 07740.

 

Posted 06/11/13 - Camden County, New Jersey

Independent Animal Control Services is accepting applications/ resumes for an animal control officer. Applicants must live within Camden County and be available to work various day, night, and weekend shifts.

Applicants must be a N.J. state certified animal control officer.

Contact: Robert Chabot
Phone: (856) 718-0305 - Monday Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm

Please fax resumes to: (856)504-0056 or resumes may be mailed to:
Independent Animal Control Services
P.O. Box 1612
Blackwood N.J. 08012

Resumes may also be emailed to:
acorobc@yahoo.com

 

Posted 04/19/13 - Madison, New Jersey

St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center is seeking an experienced Certified Animal Control Officer to join our team. The selected candidate works to ensure a safe and harmonious environment for both human and animal residents of the community. Duties include responding to dispatches to provide animal rescue, municipal and public assistance with animal-related situations and enforcement of state and local statutes as outlined in St. Hubert's contracts with a number of New Jersey municipalities. Provides compassionate and professional service and advice in all situations and treats all animals humanely both on and off the job.

Contact Information:

If interested, please contact:
North Branch Shelter Manager - Cliff Brescia
By email: cbrescia@sthuberts.org
By Phone: (908) 526-3330

 

Posted 03/11/13 - Union County, New Jersey

Animal Control Solutions, LLC is actively looking for a certified Animal Control Officer in the Union County area.

We offer a competitive salary with health benefits and a retirement savings option. Officers enjoy working from home on a wait for call status. Officers will be required to answer and respond to various animal related calls, court appearances, and administrative duties.


All applicants must live within a 30 minute response from the County of Union, be a NJ Certified Animal Control Officer, and hold a valid NJ driver's license. Additional requirements are: Clean criminal background, good driving record, and the ability of lifting over 75 pounds.


Please email your resume to animalsolutions1@aol.com. Subject line should read "Resume - Attention of Thomas Dodd".

 

Posted 03/7/13 - Township of North Brunswick, New Jersey

Animal Control Officer (Part-Time Seasonal) - Municipal Clerk's Office

Salary Range: $6.00 - $25.00

Work Week Up To: 29 hrs. (Approximately)

Responsibilities:
Under direction, handles, captures, and when necessary, humanely destroys wild and strayed domesticated animals and birds; cares for impounded animals; cleans and maintains the impounding facility; may take the lead over one or more Assistant Animal Control Officers; does other related work.

Requirements:
One (1) year of experience in animal control, preferred. Applicants must possess a current and valid certificate as an Animal Control Officer issued by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services. Certified Animal Cruelty Investigator issued by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services a plus, not required. Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in the State of New Jersey to perform the essential duties of the position.

Interested parties are invited to fill out an employment application and submit it to the Business Administrator's office, second floor, Municipal Complex.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS WILL BE MARCH 22, 2013.

For more information:

Sonia Brown
Human Resources
Township of North Brunswick
710 Hermann Road
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
732-247-0922 x 435
732 545-8774 Fax

 

Posted 03/05/13 - East Orange, New Jersey

Animal Control Officer - Part Time

Under direction, handles, captures, and when necessary, humanely euthanizes animals only as necessary; cares for impounded animals; cleans and maintains the impounding facility; and may take the lead over one or more Assistant Animal Control Officers.

Manages rabies clinics and assists with animal adoptions and community education on animal care and safety.

Also responds to calls on an on-call schedule to assist the local police department and animal rescue emergencies. Performs other related duties as required.

Applicants must possess a current, valid Animal Control Officer license and a current New Jersey driver's license in good standing. Preferred applicants should have one or more years experience working in the field.

Salary Range: $32,009.25 - $50,291.77

Please send all resumes to:

Mr. Claude B. Craig, Sr.
Human Resource Director
City of East Orange
Human Resource Services Department
44 City Hall Plaza East Orange, NJ 07019

Resumes may also be faxed to (973) 673-3172

Deadline: March 12, 2013 The City of East Orange is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Posted 01/15/13 - Pohatcong, New Jersey

A Part Time Animal Control Officer position has become available in Pohatcong, NJ.

If you are interested please contact Vincent Catalli at 610.721.0762 for more information and application procedures.

 

 

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