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Furkids Job Openings

Want to do something that really makes a difference in the lives of animals? Take a look at our job openings to see if you might be a good fit!

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Dog Shelter Manager

POSITION SUMMARY

Furkids is the largest no-kill animal shelter in the Southeastern U.S., saving the lives of an average 3,000 cats and dogs each year. Our Shelter Managers are key members of our team, responsible for guaranteeing the humane treatment of animals, overseeing facility and equipment maintenance, inventory, budgets and supervising shelter staff. Shelter Managers are also responsible for customer service duties, including all Shelter staff interactions with volunteers, foster and adoption families, and the public at large. Though our Shelter Manager duties are largely administrative, Shelter Managers may be required to directly interact with the animals in the Shelter’s care while assisting other staff or volunteers. The ideal candidate will be passionate about animals, and have prior managerial and/or customer service experience, with animal shelter volunteer or professional experience a plus.

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Event Coordinator

For Non-Profit

POSITION SUMMARY

Furkids is one of the largest no-kill animal shelter in the Southeastern U.S., saving the lives of more than 3,000 cats and dogs each year. The Events Coordinator is responsible for the organization of excellent on-site and off-site experiences to promote awareness, animal adoption, and fundraising efforts for the organization. The goal will be to organize unforgettable events that will ensure the entertainment of participants and facilitate the completion of adoption and organizational objectives. Responsibilities will include all aspects of events, from coordinating event opportunities, overseeing onsite setup and breakdown, evaluation of potential animals to take to events, securing volunteer and staff attendance, to measurement and evaluating success following each event. The successful candidate should be well-organized and competent in vendor management. Communication skills and attention to detail will set apart the best candidates, along with a shot of enthusiasm and passion for the job.

The Event Coordinator will be required to directly interact with the animals in the shelter’s care while assisting other staff or volunteers. The ideal candidate will have outgoing interpersonal skills, be passionate about animals, especially about dogs and their behavior, and prior event organization and vendor management experience.

 

Dog Volunteer Coordinator

POSITION SUMMARY

Furkids is one of the largest no-kill animal shelter in the Southeastern U.S., saving the lives of more than 3,000 cats and dogs each year. The Dog Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for contributing to the achievement of Furkids objectives by coordinating and managing the shelter volunteer program. The Coordinator ensures quality, consistent, customer service by supervising, coaching, and supporting volunteers and staff members.

The Volunteer Coordinator will be required to directly interact with the animals in the shelter’s care while assisting volunteers and staff. The ideal candidate will have outgoing interpersonal skills, be passionate about people and animals, especially about dogs and their behavior, and possess prior management experience.

 

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