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  • Now Hiring!

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    Animal Care Tech

    Posted: 10.26.2017

    Do you love animals? Join the team at Paws4ever and find an engaging and fun work environment with great opportunities for growth and skill-building in the animal care field. Paws4ever is an animal adoption center, dog training facility and Legacy Care residence in Mebane, North Carolina, and we are seeking a dedicated, compassionate individual to maintain the cleanliness of our Adoption Center, Learning Center and Administrative Offices, as well as to provide care and enrichment to the animals residing in the Adoption Center.

    This position is part-time with the potential for increased hours and responsibility over time. We currently have positions open for at least 12 hours a week, with shifts available from 7am-1pm and 12:30pm-6:30pm (Sunday availability required and morning/flexible availability preferred).

    Primary duties include thorough cleaning of the Adoption Center, including, but not limited to, daily scooping of litter boxes, washing dishes, wiping surfaces, laundry, sweeping and mopping floors, and weekly deep-cleaning. Additional responsibilities may include weekly cleaning of the Learning Center and Administrative Offices, including, but not limited to, cleaning floors and bathrooms, restocking supplies and removing trash. Secondary duties include providing basic animal care and enrichment, to include feeding, medicating, exercising, and grooming cats and dogs of various sizes.

    High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Basic animal handling skills and experience working in a shelter, vet or boarding environment a plus. The successful candidate will have stringent cleaning standards, be dedicated and trustworthy. Must be able to comprehend verbal and written instructions. Must have reliable transportation.
    Must be able to move/lift 50 lbs., bend frequently, and stand throughout the workday. Must be able to work with cats and dogs of all sizes and temperaments. Starting pay rate is $7.50 per hour.

    Working Conditions:
    Work is performed in a kennel/shelter setting. Exposure to disinfectant solutions and zoonotic diseases possible. Subject to animal bites and scratches while handling or working around animals.

    To Apply:
    To apply, submit resume and cover letter to jobs@paws4ever.org and specify “Animal Care Technician” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.


  • Nonprofit Management Internships

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    at Paws4ever

    On-going

    Paws4ever, a unique animal services agency in Mebane, seeks a creative, dedicated and detail-oriented student specifically interested in the nonprofit field for an internship. We currently have particular needs in the areas of volunteer management, fundraising/event planning, and communication. The details of a particular internship will be developed according to the current needs of the organization and the interests of the student.

    The candidate must be able to meet strict deadlines and work independently. The intern is expected to work at least 10 hours a week, and may work up to 40 hours a week if interested. Hours are flexible. It is preferable for the intern to work on-site at Paws4ever, although some work may be accomplished at home. Occasional evenings and weekends may be required. This position is unpaid, but may be used for course credit (if applicable).

    This position will serve as an excellent foundation for most careers in nonprofit management. The position will offer the student the opportunity to grow his/her interpersonal communications, public
    relations and organizational operations experience. Preference will be given to candidates with strong organizational and communication skills. A background in development, graphic design, or event planning is a plus.

    Paws4ever is dedicated to creating and growing lifetime relationships between pets and people through adoption, training, education & care.
    Learn more at paws4ever.org

    To apply for this position, please submit cover letter and resume to Kathryn Ruggeri at kathryn@paws4ever.org


EVENTS

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    There's always something new at Paws4ever! We host events of all kinds to bring the community together and have fun with our four-legged friends. See what's on our events calendar or scroll down to see details for some of our events.



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