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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.


Animal Care Manager

KHS seeks a manager for our Animal Care team.  This individual is responsible for the day to day care and disposition of animals. Leads and directs a staff of 9-10 and works with the Executive Director to ensure goals and objectives for quality animal care, shelter cleanliness and excellent customer service are carried out. As a member of management team, this person serves as a resource to other teams and departments.

Email jobs@kauaihumane.org for more info.  Resume required of all applicants.  Starting salary is $43,000 – $45,000 per year.


Veterinary Technician

KHS sees an individual with at least one year of veterinary technician experience to join our team of shelter vet techs.  Working closely with our shelter vets, our vet techs are responsible for the monitoring and managing the health and well being of our shelter animals.  Vet techs are responsible for evaluating animals upon intake and for assisting with behavioral evaluations as well as medical care. Ability to work with both dogs and cats is required as is the ability to learn and work within our shelter database.  Experience in surgery is a bonus.

Email jobs@kauaihumane.org for more info.  Resume required of all applicants.  Starting salary is $14-15/hour (negotiable).


Full-Time Animal Care Technician

KHS seeks animal lovers who are comfortable feeding, cleaning, and assisting with animal care at the shelter.  Our Animal Care Technicians make it possible for KHS to function on a daily basis.  Candidates must be able to work on their feed throughout the day, must be able to lift, bend, and handle both cats and dogs. Passion for animals is a must!
Email jobs@kauaihumane.org for more info.  Resume required of all applicants.  $13/hour starting salary.

Full- and Part-Time Customer Service Representatives

KHS seeks individuals who crave a fast paced environment serving both the people and animals of Kauai.  Candidates must be able to serve the public in a professional and courteous manner, providing quality client service at the Shelter’s front desk. Candidates must be fast learners, capable of learning a wide range of policies and procedures and the ability to enter complete and accurate data into our computer system. CSR positions facilitate adoptions, assists clients visiting the shelter for programs and services, including our incredibly popular field trip program.  The ideal candidate would have prior customer service experience, have strong communication skills, be efficient and able to multi task, b eable to work well with others and be well organized and high energy. Customer Service Representatives must be comfortable interacting with animals and able to accommodate a rotating schedule.

Email jobs@kauaihumane.org for more info.  Resume required of all applicants.  $13/hour starting salary.


2 Full-Time Humane Officers

KHS seeks hard-working professional to respond to public calls concerning stray, hurt or injured animals, enforce animal-related laws, rescue abused or neglected animals and assist with other Humane Society services. Officers ust have a valid drivers license and a good driving record. Two years working with the public is required, and two years working with animals is strongly preferred.

Email jobs@kauaihumane.org for more info.  Resume required of all applicants.  $15/hour starting salary (negotiable).


1 Part-Time Sales Representative at BloomingTails Retail Store

Blooming Tails is looking for a friendly and engaging sales representative who has 15-18 hours a week to assist thrift store customers, sort donations, and get items ready for sale.  Previous sales experience and an understanding of what might constitute a hidden treasure for that lucky shopper is a plus.

Location: Lihue, HI.  Email jobs@kauaihumane.org for more info.  Resume required of all applicants. $12/hour starting salary.