Employment

 

Do you love animals? Help us help them! The Idaho Humane Society, an equal opportunity employer, is looking for dedicated professionals who have a desire to make our community a better place for the animals.

The Idaho Humane Society is a community-supported open-door facility that provides shelter, medical care, adoption services and much more to nearly 13,000 animals annually. Since its inception in 1945, the Idaho Humane Society has become one of the most recognized nonprofit organizations in the community and boasts some of the best adoption rates nationally.

The mission of the Idaho Humane Society is to advocate for the welfare and responsible care of animals, protect them from neglect and cruelty, and promote humane awareness of, and compassion for, all living creatures. Become a member of the team providing love, care, and protection for the animals of our community.

Unless specified otherwise, please download an employment application form if you are interested in any of the jobs listed below. Email the application and a resume to jobs@idahohumanesociety.org or mail or hand-deliver it to:

Jobs
c/o Idaho Humane Society
1300 S. Bird Street
Boise, ID 83709

Job openings as of February 12, 2020

Development Associate (Part-time)

The Development Assistant is responsible for supporting the administrative needs of the development department (approximately 20 hours a week). Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform donor database data entry, including database maintenance and clean-up projects to improve data integrity and database performance
  • Support development team as needed with various events and activities
  • Assist with general clerical support for the department as assigned, including filing, phones, spreadsheets, and responding to inquiries
  • Read the full job description here.

Animal Care and Control Officer (Full-time)

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Has a general knowledge, or is able to quickly learn, all City, County and State animal control related ordinances and laws
  • Answer public queries regarding animal control related matters both over the phone and in-person
  • Represents the Society in a professional and courteous manner at all times
  • Read the full job description here.

Veterinarian (Part-time or Full-time)

The hospital is a full-service facility that serves both a public clientele as well as shelter owned pets. Daily care of hospitalized patients, wide variety of surgical procedures including trauma cases, gastrointestinal surgery, orthopedics, dentistry and high volume spay and neuter. Ability to see regular, urgent and emergency appointments using multiple exam rooms, client education on preventative health protocols, build client relationships and the ability to work well in a high-intensity practice. Ability to supervise assistants and technicians, as well as mentor and participate in training of senior veterinary students participating in hospital preceptorship program. Read the full job description here.

Required Qualifications 
o Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from an accredited veterinary college
o Currently licensed in Idaho to practice veterinary medicine or ability to obtain license upon hire
o Qualified and eligible to obtain Idaho state pharmacy license and DEA license
o Position requires excellent surgical skills
o Ability to communicate orally and in writing with pet owners, staff, volunteers, and more…