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We Are Hiring!

Love to be rewarded with wet sloppy kisses or wiggly butts? Join our fast paced team!

Send a cover letter and resume to jobs@kauaihumane.org

Your interest in joining our team of devoted and caring staff is appreciated and may lead to a rewarding career with the Kauai Humane Society. The staff here provides care and hope to the shelter’s animals and services to the community that is a great help in our endeavors to reach our goals.

It is our hope that working at KHS is a rewarding and challenging experience.  We want all KHS staff to be part of the process – the humane treatment of all living creatures.

 Full-Time Animal Care Manager

We are looking for a dynamic leader to join our enthusiastic team as the Animal Care Manager! This is a senior-level position responsible for managing a large group of dedicated employees within a growing non-profit organization. The Animal Care team ensures the cleanliness and safety of our pets and also interacts with our customers while providing an excellent experience to everyone they come in contact with. At the Kauai Humane Society, we are looking for folks who not only have managerial experience, but are also seeking an opportunity to develop and grow as a leader.
If the following descriptions sounds like a match, we would love to meet you!
You enjoy thinking outside of the box to solve challenging problems – and usually enlist others’ help to do so.
You don’t mind getting dirty at work – every…single…day.
Your favorite chore growing up was picking up Fido poop and cleaning Fluffy’s litter box.
You’re the person friends call when they feel overwhelmed and need to find order again.
You like working quickly and efficiently to get jobs done – you do not enjoy dawdling.
You get intense enjoyment from developing your team members; in fact, nothing makes you happier than seeing your staff member get promoted.

Email a cover letter and resume to jobs@kauaihumane.org or come by 3-825 Kaumualii Highway to complete an application.

Part-time Direct Release Customer Service Representative

The Direct Release Program is responsible for the effective transfer of mainland pets to the state of Hawaii, and often times this representative is the first touch point for those pet owners moving on-island.

You may be who we’re looking for if:

You believe that being “on time” for an appointment is actually showing up five minutes early.

You are the dependable one in your group of friends and family; you may even use the phrase “My word is my bond”.

You get excited by and are good at planning and scheduling events and parties, and understand there is flexibility involved.

You are constantly seeking opportunities to learn and grow in your professional and personal life. In fact, when seeking employment you prefer jobs in which continuing education is required.

When you learn a new process or procedure your mind naturally thinks, “how could this be improved?”

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Email a cover letter and resume to jobs@kauaihumane.org or come by 3-825 Kaumualii Highway to complete an application.

Full-time & Part-time Veterinary Technician

This position involves animal intakes (exams and vaccinations), behavior evaluations, surgical assisting, and participation in euthanasia. Interacting professionally with the public and computer proficiency are also important. This position works closely with our veterinarians to maintain the health of shelter animals and assist in the spay/neuter clinic. We prefer a candidate with at least one year experience in a clinic or shelter setting. A working knowledge of animal behavior and medical/surgical care is needed, but veterinary technician certification is not required.

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Email a cover letter and resume to jobs@kauaihumane.org or come by 3-825 Kaumualii Highway to complete an application.

 Blooming Tails Sales Representative

Kauai Humane Society’s: “Blooming Tails” resale store is looking for full time and part time people who would love to do something different every day and work with enthusiasm toward our goal of generating income and community outreach for the only animal shelter on Kauai every day!

You might love this job if:
You LOVE going to garage sales and rummaging through to find treasures.
You don’t mind a little dirt under your fingernails and grime on your clothes after an honest day’s work.
People know you as the multi-tasking master – the one who can juggle multiple tasks with ease.
When completing tasks, you do so with a sense of urgency – dawdling is not your cup of tea.
You frequently strike up conversations with complete strangers – just because!

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Email a cover letter and resume to jobs@kauaihumane.org or come by 3-825 Kaumualii Highway to complete an application.

 

Field Services Representative

Function: Responsible for the humane capture, transport, and intake of stray and owned animals, responding to public complaints concerning animals, animal rescues, and investigations, enforcing laws that apply to animals, and other related activities which promote the humane treatment of animals.

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Email a cover letter and resume to jobs@kauaihumane.org or come by 3-825 Kaumualii Highway to complete an application.