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Animal Cruelty Task Force – St. Louis Investigator




Since 1870, the Humane Society of Missouri has been dedicated to second chances.  We provide a safe and caring haven to all animals in need - large and small - that have been abused, neglected or abandoned.  Our mission is to end the cycle of abuse and pet overpopulation through our rescue and investigation efforts, spay/neuter programs and educational classes.  We are committed to creating lasting relationships between people and animals through our adoption programs.  We further support that bond by making available world-class veterinary care, and outstanding pet obedience and behavior programs.  The animals thank you for your support.

HSM offers competitive wages and an excellent benefit package. 

Please visit our website www.hsmo.org/employment to apply!


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HEADQUARTERS

1201 Macklind Avenue ¨ St. Louis, MO 6311

Adoption Counselor (Full-time)

This position takes care of dogs, cats, rabbits and other pets while they wait for their new families to take them home.  We are looking for people who have animal handling experience and excellent customer service skills, and are passionate about helping animals find their forever homes!  Responsibilities include feeding, watering, walking, kennel sanitation and general care of the animals.  Previous experience in animal care and customer service desired.  Must be available for weekend shifts.

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Client and Animal Service Specialist (Full-time) -

This position interacts with the public in person and by phone and conducts animal intake/receiving; processes and adopts animals; completes records for all animal processing; and provides essential care to animals received.  Qualified candidates must have exceptional customer service skills, experience in handling animals and excellent communication and computer skills. This position includes weekends and may require overtime.

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Animal Care Specialist (Full-time) 

This position provides all animals in the Adoption Center with proper care and attention including cleaning and sanitizing cages, runs, floors, and rooms; providing food and water; and restraining animals for medical procedures.  Must be able to work well in challenging, emotional settings.  Requirements: high school diploma or equivalent, 3-6 months animal handling experience, and excellent internal customer service skills.  May fill in for Adoption Counselors from time to time. Full-time position MUST be available to work weekends.

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Staff Veterinarian – Animal Medical Center of Mid-America (Full-time)

The Animal Medical Center of Mid-America (AMCMA) is comprised of three well-equipped, full-service hospitals servicing the St. Louis metropolitan area.  All are fully AAHA accredited facilities with an emphasis on high-quality medicine and surgery and each is staffed by an exceptionally competent and compassionate support team.  AMCMA operates as an independent arm of the Humane Society of Missouri with all profits generated from operation of the veterinary hospitals benefiting animals in need at the Humane Society of Missouri.

We are looking for hardworking, client-focused, full-time veterinarians for our St. Louis City & Chesterfield locations, both of which offer digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, in-house laboratory, therapeutic laser, full service dentistry and a complete range of soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries.  We are eager to establish long-term relationships with associate veterinarians and offer a generous salary and benefits package including guaranteed base salary plus production-based commission, health and dental insurance, paid vacation, CE allowance, local and national professional association memberships, and veterinary and controlled substance licensure.  Practice experience is desirable but new graduates will be considered.  Must be either licensed or eligible for licensure in Missouri.

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Customer Service Rep - Animal Medical Center of Mid-America (Full-time)

This position provides excellent customer service to our clients at the front desk and in our contact center.  Successful candidates will have demonstrated excellent communication and customer service skills when working with the general public and co-workers.  Knowledge of routine veterinary services and willingness to work around pets is a must.  An Associate's degree is required, as well as two to three years of animal and customer service related experience and computer proficiency.

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Maintenance Assistant/Groundskeeper (Full time) 1112016

This position performs outside grounds keeping including, but not limited to, lawn/shrub care, watering, snow removal, salt/sanding application, trash/debris pick up, and hosing off sidewalks. Indoor duties include following approved work orders for event set-ups/tear downs, filling in for janitorial staff as needed and performing EPA opacity readings as needed. May require weekend and before/after hour schedules as needed.


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Animal Cruelty Investigator 02102016

This position requires a dedicated individual with excellent communication and animal handling skills to respond to calls regarding the welfare of animals. Primary responsibilities include the investigation of cases related to animal neglect, abuse and abandonment, education of pet and livestock owners, the promotion of responsible animal care, and assisting the Animal Cruelty Task Force with the rescue of animals due to distressing conditions or disasters. This mission oriented position requires the candidate to have excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills, coupled with the knowledge of responsible pet ownership, and must display a high level of professionalism at all times. Previous animal related experience and/or investigative or security experience is required. Due to the nature of the job, weekend and on call availability is a must.


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CHESTERFIELD VALLEY at Boone's Crossing

17537 Edison Avenue ¨ Chesterfield, MO  63005


 Adoption Counselor Chesterfield Valley  ( Temporary Part time) 1112016

This position cares for dogs, cats, rabbits and other pets while they wait for their new families to take them home. Meets with prospective adopters to match  home situations with available animal's temperaments. We are looking for people who have animal handling experience and excellent customer service skills, and are passionate about helping animals find their forever homes! Responsibilities include feeding, watering, walking, kennel sanitation, and general care of the animals. Previous experience in animal care is preferred. MUST be available for weekend shifts.

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Clinic Desk Clerk (Full time)
This position requires someone with excellent customer service skills and knowledge of animal health care in addition to being detail-oriented and effective at multi-tasking. Responsibilities include: assisting clients, answering questions, processing payments and transactions, maintaining files, issuing rabies tags/licenses, and maintaining the cleanliness of clerical area and equipment. Must be available to work Saturday shifts.

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Vet Assistant (Part time)  12212015

This position assists veterinarians; restrains animals, dispenses surgical equipment; lifts animals to weigh for medications/anesthetics, preps animals for treatment and/or surgery, maintains supply inventory, monitors anesthetic solutions, give medications, applies splints/bandages and cleans/disinfects surgery equipment. The ideal candidate will also be excellent at maintaining strong working relationships with HSMO coworkers and customers and maintaining a positive and professional public image at all times. This individual should have animal handling/restraining experience, experience in a veterinary hospital setting. Also must be available for shifts Monday thru Saturday.


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MARYLAND HEIGHTS – Westport County Branch


2400 Drilling Service Road ¨ Maryland Heights, MO 63043

 Adoption Counselor (Full-time)

This position takes care of dogs, cats, rabbits and other pets while they wait for their new families to take them home.  We are looking for people who have animal handling experience and excellent customer service skills, and are passionate about helping animals find their forever homes!  Responsibilities include feeding, watering, walking, kennel sanitation and general care of the animals.  Previous experience in animal care is preferred. Candidates must be able to work a flexible, full-time schedule and be available to work weekends.  Must be very customer service oriented and have some knowledge or experience in the care and handling of animals.

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Client and Animal Services Specialist (Part-time) -

This position is the main point of contact for our Adoption and Receiving Desk.  Responsibilities include:  interacting with and providing information to the public in person and by phone, receiving payment for all Adoption Center transactions, cleaning reception and animal areas, completing and filing paperwork, operating Adoption Center computer system, conducting animal intake, processing adoptions and providing essential care to animals received.  Qualified candidates have exceptional customer service skills, experience in handling animals and excellent communication and computer skills.  HS Diploma/GED and one to three months related experience required.  MUST be available to work weekends.

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Clinic Assistant- Temporary Position - Maryland Heights 2022016

The Humane Society of Missouri is seeking an individual with veterinary hospital experience to work in our AAHA accredited veterinary clinic in Maryland Heights. This position plays an integral role in assisting the veterinary staff & technicians in the clinical/surgical treatment of animals in the clinic. This individual should have animal handling/restraining experience, experience in a veterinary hospital setting, be extraordinary at establishing and maintaining strong working relationships, and maintain a positive and professional public image at all times. Must have excellent customer service and team skills and be able to work well in a fast paced environment. Must be available to work on Saturdays.

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LONGMEADOW RESCUE RANCH

480 Josephs Road ¨ Union, MO  63084

Ranch Assistant (Temporary)

This position ensures proper care for all animals at the ranch; adherence to established feeding, sanitation, medical procedures; and following all HSM Adoption policies guidelines.  The successful candidate should have professional horse handling experience, have a Class E Driver’s license or the ability to obtain one, and large horse trailer experience is desirable.  This position must interact with the public in a positive and courteous manner, and requires a flexible schedule - including weekend work.

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