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Posted 4/5/16 - 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. Must have basic hands-on knowledge and/or experience handling animals.

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

More Info/Contact:  For more information applicants may call 609-877-2200 ext. 1610 or email

Posted 3/15/16 - Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey

Job Title: Assistant Animal Control Officer (Police Department)

Description: The Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills is seeking an assistant animal control officer for the Police Department. Hours are to be 20-30 hours per week plus on-call hours for nights and weekends.

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. Minimum one year of experience working with animals. Must be compassionate with animals and able to lift 50 lbs. Must work well with others including employees, volunteers and the public.Must have the ability to understand written and verbal instructions as well as the ability to read, write and speak English. Must be able to complete reports, answer phones and take messages.

Duties: Under supervision, performs varied animal control related duties. Duties will include patrolling the township and enforcement of animal control laws and ordinances. Additionally must clean, feed and care for animals at the animal shelter, as well as facilitate animal adoptions. Must handle / trap / capture stray wildlife, dogs and cats; respond to animal calls/complaints; complete reports, maintain records and make notifications / referrals.

Apply: Contact ACO Chris Dikovics for an application at 973-263-7083. Letters of interest and resumes may be emailed to

Posted 2/25/16 - Gloucester County, New Jersey

Job Title: Certified Animal Control Officer (Seasonal)

Description: Gloucester County is seeking Animal Control Officers on a seasonal basis (between the months of April to October), under direction, to handle, capture, and when necessary, humanely euthanize wildlife and domestic animals; care for impounded animals; clean and maintain the impounding facility; and do other related work.

Requirements: Applicants must possess a minimum of one (1) year of experience in animal control, possess a current and valid certificate as a Certified Animal Control Officer issued by the NJDHSS, possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey, and provide proof of a Pre-exposure immunization for rabies. Gloucester County is an EOE/ADA compliant gov’t agency.

Apply: Applications are available at:, and should be returned to Gloucester County Human Resources, P.O. Box 337, Woodbury, NJ 08096.  






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