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Animal Care Associate

If your goal is to help animals, we'll pay you to do it! The Mohawk Hudson Humane Society has been providing shelter for lost, abused and unwanted animals since 1887. The Society is the oldest and largest animal protection organization in New York's Capital Region, receiving an average of over 6,000 animals per year. We are looking for energetic, reliable and hardworking individuals to join our high-performance team as full-time animal care associates. We are committed to enriching the lives of pets and people who love them - you should be too.

If you are a friendly, self-motivated, reliable, flexible (evenings/weekends) and detail-oriented individual who enjoys people as much as pets, this position may be for you. Responsibilities include providing daily animal care that works to achieve the Five Freedoms for Animals, conducting adoption counseling and providing exceptional customer service. High school diploma, solid people skills and having a sense of pride in all you do are musts. This position requires lifting, bending and spending long periods of time on your feet. Read a complete job description here.

You do your best to take good care of the animals and people we serve, and we do our best to take good care of you. Benefits include a four- or five-day work week, no-cost individual health insurance coverage, paid time off and a 403(b) retirement plan. Pay begins at $9.70 per hour. To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to:

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society
Attn: Careers
3 Oakland Ave
Menands, NY 12204
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