Employment Opportunities

The Camden County Animal Shelter is growing and we are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our team! Flexible hours, full-time and part-time positions are available. If you are interested in applying for a position, please complete an application and send along with a cover letter and resume to: info@ccasnj.org. Thank you in advance for your interest!
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About Us
OUR MISSION
Ending companion animal homelessness in Camden County through community awareness and responsible ownership.
OUR VISION
Our vision is to save more lives by achieving and sustaining a 90% save rate by 2018 year-end.

Donor Relations and Communications Coordinator
CCAS is seeking a dynamic writer with fundraising experience to join our Development team as the Donor Relations and Communications Coordinator. This position is part-time; non-exempt, approximately 20-25 hours per week.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: ensuring that donors are properly acknowledged, continuously stewarded and thanked for their generosity; writing donor-centric solicitations and appeals; strengthening relationships with current donors, gift processing in DonorPerfect, writing the newsletter and producing the Annual Report.

Qualifications: Extensive writing experience specifically for donor audiences, working knowledge of DonorPerfect, excellent customer service and communication skills, ability to work independently and provide strong accountability. A BA/BS in related field and a minimum of 2 years of experience in a non-profit fundraising environment.

To Apply: Candidates may submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to the Director of Development at: maria@ccasnj.org. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Director of Veterinarian Services
Director of Veterinarian Services position of Camden County Animal Shelter will support efforts to provide quality veterinary care to the thousands homeless animals as well as Camden County community pets through low-cost spay and neuter and vaccine clinic services.

Director of Veterinarian Services will oversee all clinic operations and medical staff including high quality; high volume spays and neuter surgeries, vaccination clinics, medical evaluation and treatment of sick and injured shelter animals. Supervises staffing plans and budgets, will evaluate area expenditures to meet budget constraints.

Responsible for managing high level of veterinary services, development, and implementation of all clinic and medical operational objectives. Minimum of 3 years in shelter operations, clinic operations, veterinary hospital, shelter medicine and/or senior level management required.

Degree in Veterinary Medicine from an accredited institution. Concentration in shelter medicine preferred. This position reports directly to the Executive Director.

Please email your resume to Vicki Rowland, Executive Director.

Foster Coordinator
Job Description Summary
Foster Coordinator will oversee the timely placement of animals into foster care. This position will be part of the Lifesaving Team.

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Please email your resume to Donielle Killian-Gioia, Shelter Operations Manager or call 856-401-1300 ext 108.

Behavior and Placement Team Leader
Job Description Summary
Behavior and Placement Coordinator will be responsible for conducting dog behavioral evaluations. Coordinates the timely placement of adoptable animals into foster care, shelter transfers and rescue organizations along with Shelter Operations Manager and Lifesaving Team.

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Please email your resume to Donielle Killian-Gioia, Shelter Operations Manager or call 856-401-1300 ext 108.

Assistant Operations Supervisor
Job Description Summary 
The Assistant Operations Supervisor will assist with overseeing the daily operations by managing and supervising the operation of the animal shelter and shelter staff. This role is vital to sustaining and exceeding 90 percent animal save rate at Camden County Animal Shelter. The Assistant Supervisor will assist with the oversight of all lifesaving programs to include foster care program, transport and rescue, adoptions as well as enrichment and outreach programs. This position will manage all animal care, admissions, behavioral evaluations, and adoptions daily, in addition, ensuring the safety, sanitation, and daily upkeep of the facility. The assistant supervisor will be the shelter supervisor on duty when Shelter Operations Manager and Executive Director are absent. This position will report directly Shelter Operation Manager.
Please email your resume to Donielle Killian-Gioia, Shelter Operations Manager or call 856-401-1300 ext 108.

Kennel Attendant Position
Job Description Summary
The Kennel Attendant is responsible for the overall care of all the animals within the shelter. The responsibilities will vary based on the current needs of the shelter.

Duties will include:
• To observe animal appearance and activity for general physical condition, obvious signs of illness, disease and discontent.
• To thoroughly clean and disinfect all areas of the shelter as often as is necessary.
• To determine the type and amount of food animals receive.
• To take charge and/or handle animals as required and to restrain hard to control animals.
• To walk dogs several times a day to provide exercise and time for elimination of bowels and bladder.
• To perform needed cleaning and maintenance of all equipment and tools used in job assignments.

Job Summary:
• Under direction of the Shelter Operations Manager, provides for the constant cleanliness of cages, runs and shelter areas and the proper feeding and care of all shelter animals.

To be considered for this position you may stop into the shelter during our Business Hours of Operation to fill out an application, or contact Donielle Killian-Gioia, Shelter Operations Manager at donielle@ccasnj.org.

Full-Time Veterinary Technician
We are currently seeking an exceptional, motivated and enthusiastic full-time Registered Veterinary Technician with at least one year experience to join our dedicated team.

Communication skills are essential along with exemplary professionalism and efficient proficiency in animal restraint, venipuncture, dentistry, and surgical preparation and monitoring. Technicians are expected to show initiative, and efficiently and accurately complete doctor orders in a fast-paced environment.

Certification and high volume spay and neuter experience preferred, but will we also provide training.

Please email your resume to Valerie Miller, Clinic Manager or call 856-401-1300 ext 106.

Part-Time Veterinary Technician
We are currently seeking an exceptional, motivated and enthusiastic part-time Veterinary Technician to join our dedicated team.

Duties include but not limited to, surgical prep and monitoring, administering vaccines and drawing blood. Preparing medications and aiding in the treatment of shelter animals. Basic data entry, cleaning of instruments and other technician related duties as well. Experience a plus but not necessary.

Communication skills are essential along with exemplary professionalism and efficient proficiency in animal restraint, venipuncture, dentistry, and surgical preparation and monitoring. Technicians are expected to show initiative, and efficiently and accurately complete doctor orders in a fast-paced environment.
Will provide training to qualified candidates.

Please email your resume to Valerie Miller, Clinic Manager or call 856-401-1300 ext 106.

Relief Veterinarian
Camden County Animal Shelter is seeking a relief veterinarian to serve our shelter animals. CCAS provides high volume spay and neuter surgeries (20-30/day). The ideal candidate will be responsible for the day to day evaluation, spay/neuter surgeries as well as treatment and rehabilitation of shelter animals. Flexible availability required, including Saturdays. A valid New Jersey veterinary license and previous shelter experience is required. Camden County Animal Shelter is non-for-profit, animal welfare organization.
Please email your resume to Valerie Miller, Clinic Manager or call 856-401-1300 ext 106.

Camden County Animal Shelter