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Founded in 1955, the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast (HSTC) is an open admission shelter. We accept all animals regardless of health, age, temperament or breed. Over the years more than 350,000 animals have received care through HSTC's programs and services. As a result of our commitment to excellence and fiscal responsibility, HSTC has earned a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for the fifth consecutive year, and nine out of the last ten years!
Passionate for helping animals? The Humane Society of the Treasure Coast has an opportunity for you! By becoming an employee of HSTC, you can join a dedicated team that serves over 6,600 animals annually, by providing quality medical care, food and shelter, adoption and spay neuter programs, humane education and other important services for the animals and community.
POSITION: Surgical Technician
REPORTS TO: Spay/ Neuter Surgical Program Manager
The Humane Society of the Treasure Coast was founded in 1955 with the mission to find forever families for homeless animals in Martin County. Today, our shelter operates on 14 acres in Palm City and serves over 6,600 animals annually. This is a unique, full time, day-shift role. Benefits include health, vision, dental, a 401K with match, and PTO for eligible employees.
The Humane Society of the Treasure Coast is searching for a Surgery Technician to work in our high volume spay/neuter clinic in Palm City, FL. The Surgery Tech will be responsible for assisting and supporting the shelter veterinarian in examining, handling, and treating patients. He/she will also be responsible for effectively communicating with the general public and those directly related to HSTC to ensure proper health care to animals under the protection of the shelter. This position requires availability for weekend work and must have previous animal care expierence.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES:
Daily Animal Care
Communications with Staff, Volunteers and Public
Maintenance of Veterinary Treatment Records
Prior knowledge and experience of the following are a plus, though not required:
Qualified candidates can e-mail a resume to email@example.com with the subject line: "Surgical Tech Position" or visit the shelter at 4100 SW Leighton Farm Ave in Palm City to fill out an application in person.
POSITION: Kennel Attendant
REPORTS TO: Animal Care Manager
The Humane Society of the Treasure Coast was founded in 1955 with the mission to find forever families for homeless animals in Martin County. Today, our shelter operates on 14 acres in Palm City and serves over 6,600 animals annually. This is a unique, part-time, day-shift role. Benefits include health, vision, dental, a 401K with match, and PTO for eligible employees.
The new Kennel Attendant at HSTC will perform all necessary work in maintaining the health and welfare of the shelter animals. This employee will be responsible for keeping exam rooms, kennels and related areas of the animal shelter in a clean and sanitary condition., while also providing humane handling and care for all shelter animals.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Substantial lifting and carrying necessary at times. Must be able to stoop, bend, and lift overhead on a frequent basis and perform duties regularly associated with heavy cleaning. Must be able to control any personal allergic reactions to animals.
Exposure to high noise levels, odors, animal bites and scratches, diseases transferable between animals and humans, cleaning agents, insect/parasite controlling chemicals, slippery floors, dust, animal dander and excreta, injured animals, euthanasia, and staff and customer emotional extremes.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE and TRAINING:
High school diploma or equivalent desired, but not necessary. Experience handling animals very desirable. Must have a valid driver’s license.
Qualified candidates are invited to visit the shelter at 4100 SW Leighton Farm Ave in Palm City to fill out an application in person.
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