Looking for something exciting, but challenging? Demanding, yet so rewarding? Then the Bay Area Humane Society might be the place for you! Passion. That’s the common attribute of those that work for our organization. Below is a list of available positions we have at this time.
Volunteer and Education Coordinator (full-time)
The Bay Area Humane Society is seeking a friendly, motivated, and energetic person for the Volunteer and Education Coordinator position. The candidate will manage the recruitment and training program for volunteers, oversee off-site and in-house education programming, and ensure day-to-day volunteer tasks run smoothly.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: recruiting, screening, and retaining qualified volunteers, provide orientation for new volunteers, providing regular and ongoing training opportunities, overseeing after-school club and summer camp programming, scheduling birthday parties along with appropriate staffing, hosting tours for various groups on-site, ability to openly speak and positively represent the organization in public at various events and promotions. Must work closely with the management team to ensure proper volunteer coverage for day-to-day operations. Respond to phone calls and emails promptly, create/update informational materials as needed, and other administrative tasks.
Qualifications: The candidate must be a pleasant and outgoing individual for this role. The candidate must have experience in a similar position, is confident speaking publicly, can effectively multitask, possess excellent communication and organizational skills, and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment. If you are interested in being considered for the position, please send your resume via email to Jenni@bayareahumanesociety.com
Adoption Counselor/Animal Care Associate (part-time)
The Bay Area Humane Society is seeking a friendly and motivated, self-starting person for the Adoption Counselor/Animal Care Associate position. The ideal candidate will provide daily care to each of the animals in the shelter’s care, assist in helping to find the best possible match for adopters, and provide excellent customer service focused on maintaining and improving relationships.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: daily cleaning of the shelter before opening and throughout the day, maintaining sanitary and presentable conditions of the shelter and animal housing areas, monitor all animals in the shelter’s care, and performing the daily closing tasks. Excellent customer service is provided at all times, assist customers with any inquiries about the shelter, pets in our care, and/or adoption process, data entry, answer and direct emails and phone calls, ensure adoption supplies are ready every day, processing adoptions of pets, and other tasks as assigned.
Qualifications: We are seeking a team-oriented and pleasant individual for this dual-duty role which requires the candidate to effectively multitask, possess good communication and organizational skills, and ability to thrive in a fast-paced and busy environment. We are seeking someone 18 years or older. If you are interested in being considered for the position, please send your resume via email to Jenni@bayareahumanesociety.com or apply online below.