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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.
2 Full-Time Client 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.
2 Full-Time Animal Care Technicians
Employees in this area have the primary responsibility for the sanitary maintenance and care of all animals housed with the Kauai Humane Society, (KHS), maintaining clean and orderly animal housing and employee work areas, assisting with the placement of animals, maintaining the health and welfare of all animals in the care of the society and assisting the general public as required.
Responsible for feeding, watering, walking and exercising all shelter animals. Rinses, scrubs, mops, and disinfects animal cages, hallways, floors, walls and isolation/quarantine areas; cleans water and food dishes and related kennel equipment and facilities. Bathes and grooms animals.
Will train right candidate. Must be punctual and able to maintain regular attendance. PT and FT positions available.
Must be available and willing to work weekends, holidays, approved overtime, and attend mandatory training and meetings as the employer determines are necessary or desirable to meet its business needs.
Physical Requirements: Must be able to stand, walk, bend and stoop frequently to perform duties. Have the ability to perform prolonged strenuous physical activity, including lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 50 pounds alone or up to 100 pounds with the help of fellow employees for short distances. At times, must be able to chase or run after animals that have escaped confinement.
Must have reliable transportation to get to and from work.