Job Openings

Full-Time Veterinary Technician

HSHA is in need of a highly motivated, skilled and enthusiastic Veterinary Technician to join their committed team! The general purpose of a Veterinary Technician is to assist the Veterinarian in all aspects of veterinary care (i.e., surgery, intensive care, pre- and post-operative care, emergency care, restraint and treatment).

Qualification:

  • CVT/LVT preferred. Experience as a veterinary technician - required.
  • Driver’s license required
  • Must have excellent customer service skills and computer skills.
  • Must be proficient in multi-tasking, as well as, prioritizing daily tasks.

This is a full-time position, 40 hours a week position in a fast-paced, high volume animal care facility. We encourage dedication and flexibility and we have an excellent benefit package that includes: Medical, Vacation, Sick, Personal and Holiday time-off.


Full-Time Veterinary Assistant

HSHA is in need of a highly motivated, skilled and enthusiastic Veterinary Assistant to join their committed team! The general purpose of a Veterinary Assistant is to assist the Veterinarian in all aspects of veterinary care (i.e., surgery, intensive care, pre- and post-operative care, emergency care, restraint and treatment).

Qualification:

  • Experience as a veterinary assistant or animal handler - preferred.
  • Driver’s license required
  • Must have excellent customer service skills and computer skills.
  • Must be proficient in multi-tasking, as well as, prioritizing daily tasks.

This is a full-time position, 40 hours a week position in a fast-paced, high volume animal care facility. We encourage dedication and flexibility and we have an excellent benefit package that includes: Medical, Vacation, Sick, Personal and Holiday time-off.


Part Time Barn Staff

Permanent part-time weekend and weekday barn help needed to provide basic horse care; feeding, turn out and stall cleaning. Opportunities for riding and training available for the right candidate.  
Flexible hours and schedule available. Not accepting seasonal workers. Pay rate based on experience.

***Please note this position is at our Perry County facility*** 


Part-Time or Full-Time Clinic Veterinarian

HSHA needs a licensed veterinarian to assist at our low-cost vaccine clinics. Location of the clinics change seasonally. Position is challenging, fast-paced, but never boring. Dedication to herd-health and disease control is a must. Qualified candidates must be a graduate of accredited school of veterinary medicine and currently licensed to practice in Pennsylvania. Interpersonal communication skills essential as qualified veterinarian will be working closely with other staff, volunteers, and community members. This is position could accommodate part-time or full-time hours based on applicant's request.


Part-Time Adoption Center Associate

Adoption Center Associate HSHA is looking for highly motivated, customer service minded individuals to fulfill important roles within our Adoption Center. Individuals should have a passion for both pets and people with an interest in helping to facilitate both joyous occasions and potentially difficult situations professionally while also being empathetic.

Responsibilities include:

  • Processing adoptions
  • Fielding phone calls
  • Completing Data entry
  • Continuously providing a warm, welcoming, and inviting customer experience
  • Recognizing donors and other supporters
  • Performing basic animal care duties
  • Assisting with other duties as assigned

Preferred Candidate Qualifications:

  • Customer service experience
  • Ablility to function successfully in a team
  • Basic computer skills are necessary
  • Detail oriented
  • Out-going personality

This is a part-time position (23-25 hours per week). Anticipated shifts will be:

Monday 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
Tuesday 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays (rotational) 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


To be a considered applicant for any of these positions, please submit your resume and the following two forms to LukeG@humanesocietyhbg.org

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