Who We Are



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. We are looking for caring, reliable and hardworking individuals to join our high-performance team. We are committed to enriching the lives of pets and people who love them - you can be too.

You'll do your best to take good care of the animals and people we serve and we'll do our best to take good care of you. Benefits for full-time employees include no-cost individual health insurance coverage, paid time off and a 403(b) retirement plan.

To apply for a position, please send a resume and letter of interest (with title of position for which you are applying) here.


Veterinary Assistant (Full-Time)

The Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (MHHS) is seeking a full-time Veterinary Assistant to help us carry out our mission to enrich the lives of animals and the people who love them. As a key member of our veterinary team, the veterinary assistant is responsible for animal restraint, administration of medication, preparing medical instruments, entering information into medical records, cleaning and sanitizing medical treatment animal housing areas, feeding and caring for animals in medical treatment & assisting in wellness visits and intake exams. The ideal candidate has strong communication and computer skills, a sense of humor and thrives in a collaborative environment where priorities often shift quickly.

Interested parties should send cover letter and resume to HR@mohawkhumane.org

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Animal Care Associate (full-time)

Animal Care Associates are responsible for providing The Five Freedoms to all of the animals in the care of MHHS. Animal Care Associates clean and feed pets, provide daily enrichment, ensure the pet's living environment is appropriately outfitted, and monitor behavioral and medical health, reporting any issues to appropriate staff. Animal Care Associates serve as our primary adoption counsellors, using a conversational approach to match people and pets. Starting wage: $13.20 per hour.

Interested parties should send cover letter and resume to the address or email listed above.

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