We Are Hiring!

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

Please apply by clicking here.

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. All positions open until filled.

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Social Media –

    • Oversee social media team and all social media accounts: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, SnapChat, YouTube, Pinterest, etc.
      • Create weekly social media calendar
    • Manage, update, and respond to KHS reviews and feedback: Yelp, Facebook, Google Plus, etc.
    • Increase KHS’s social media presence and engagement of followers; create and execute Social Media strategic plan
    • Recruit volunteers to help with social media
    • Ensure that all KHS Photos are branded in a timely manner
    • Attend events (adoption events, volunteer events, development events)
      • During events will be responsible for:
          • Completing a facebook live
          • Creating a Instagram Story
        • Take pictures for social media and event purposes
  • Create a method for tracking social media growth and successes


Digital Media –

    • Write Press Releases and distribute to all media sources
    • Coordinate with news media outlets around any special events or promotions
    • Develop relationships with media outlets (newspapers, TV, etc.); create and maintain media distribution lists
  • Coordinate getting fosters (dogs and / or cats) to the set

Website and Promotions –

    • Oversee Website Revision
    • Maintain and improve content of website, including:
        • Success Stories
        • Events
        • Articles
      • Blog, etc.
  • Leading content development to breaking news, issues, and trending topics for KHS and in the animal protection community, as well as longer term projects to market ongoing campaigns to maintain interest and drive response

Marketing –

    • Assist with creation / manage updates of brochures, handouts, questionnaires, etc.
    • Write monthly newsletter and manage KHS Blog
    • Create graphics for KHS Annual Events
  • Staying abreast of the latest trends in online marketing, paid advertising and nonprofit technology

Grants –

    • Work with Google Grants and AdWords to promote KHS
  • Identify other grant opportunities as needed

If you think you may be a fit, we’d love to hear from you.  Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to jobs@kauaihumane.org

1 Full-Time Client, 1 Part-Time Services Representatives

This position represents KHS in a professional and courteous manner and provides quality client service at the Shelter’s front desk. This position requires learning a wide range of policies and procedures and the ability to enter complete and accurate data into our computer system. CSR positions work with clients to facilitate the adoption and receiving of animals and the redemption of animals dictated by local and state laws and KHS policies. Assists clients visiting the shelter for programs and services.  The ideal candidate would have prior customer service experience, have strong communication skills, be responsible for money management, be efficient and able to multi task, be able to work well with others and be well organized and high energy. This does include hands on working at the desk, animals and typically works a rotating schedule. 

If this sounds like your dream job, click the above link to apply now.

1 Full-Time Humane Officer

We are currently seeking a hard-working professional to respond to public complaints concerning animals, enforce animal-related laws, rescue animals and assist with other Society services. Must have a valid drivers license with a good driving record. Requires minimum two years working with the public and strongly prefer two years working with animals. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@kauaihumane.org. No phone calls please.

1 Sales Representative for BloomingTails Retail Store

How do you know if you’d be a fit?  You may love this job if the following statements sound familiar…

You appreciate good service at restaurants and stores, and strive to deliver an excellent experience to all you interact with at work, too. 

You enjoy 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 assignments, 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!

You enjoy thinking outside of the box to solve challenging problems – and usually enlist others’ help to do so.

If you think you may be a fit, we’d love to hear from you.  Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to jobs@kauaihumane.org.  Mahalo!