Job Opportunities

Join the Team!

Our shelter is a great place to work! Employees become part of the SJRAS mission to make a difference in the lives of each animal who enters our facility. From the cleaning staff teamto the head Veterinarian, each member of the team is vital in saving the lives of the thousands of animals who look to us each year for a safe, clean place to rest their heads temporarily.

Benefits for full time employees

  • Healthcare Insurance
  • Vacation and Holidays
  • The Joy of Helping Homeless Animals Find Homes!
Open Position: Veterinary Technician

Seeking a dedicated and responsible individual with knowledge of animal health, behavior & handling. Must be willing to work as part of a collaborative team to properly maintain animal health & health records. Monitor animals daily and make decisions & plan of action upon signs of illness or injury. Preform basic medical exams, administer appropriate vaccines, medications, and life supporting medical care. Update animal records with accurate information. Must be 18 years of age and able to work weekends.

To apply, please complete our online Job Application or apply in person at the shelter.

Open Position: Surgical Clinic Technician

Seeking a dedicated and responsible individual with knowledge of animal health & handling. Must be willing to work as part of a collaborative team to properly maintain animal health & health records. Monitor animals before, during & after surgical operations and make decisions & plan of action upon signs of illness or injury. Preform basic medical exams, administer appropriate vaccines, medications, and life supporting medical care. Update animal records with accurate information. Must be 18 years of age and able to work weekends.

To apply, please complete our online Job Application or apply in person at the shelter.

Open Position: Animal Care Attendant

Seeking a dedicated and responsible individual with basic knowledge/familiarity with animals. Must be willing to work as part of a collaborative team to properly maintain kennels with thorough cleaning and sanitation protocols. Monitor animals daily and alert medical staff upon signs of illness or injury. Job will require physical activity, and regular lifting of items up to around 40lbs. Must be 18 years of age and able to work weekends.

To apply, please complete our online Job Application or apply in person at the shelter.

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