Northeast Animal Shelter is an exciting and rewarding place to volunteer and work.
Clinic Staff: If you are interested in working directly with our pets, we have evening and weekend shifts open. Shifts are 7a-3p or 3a-9p Tasks involve taking care of medical needs, record keeping, handling dogs and cats, and working with our veterinarians. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Prior Vet Tech experience preferred. Click here to fill out our online application.
Animal Care Staff: If you are interested in working directly with our pets, we have morning, evening, and weekend shifts open. Shift times are 7am-3pm or 3pm-9pm and weekends and holidays are a requirement. Position involves overall care of both cats and dogs, you must be comfortable working with both and be able to lift 50 lbs. Tasks include feeding, walking, cleaning (and cleaning, and cleaning), handling pets, and more! Prior animal work experience preferred. Click here to fill out our online application.
Adoption Staff: You would be in charge of finding responsible, permanent and loving homes for the dogs and cats that come into Northeast Animal Shelter. You work on personalizing the adoption process so that potential adopters can find the right pet for them and strive to simultaneously find the right home for every pet. Being an adoption counselor is a customer service position – counselors must be equally as passionate about working with animals as they are about working with people. Click here to fill out our online application.
Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator: You will coordinate the volunteer program, events, and provide administrative and logistical support for Shelter community programs. Primary duties will include volunteer program management, youth outreach, office duties, and interaction with the community and partner organizations. The ideal candidate will be a compassionate communicator who is able to work independently and can also demonstrate flexibility and innovation. This is a 40 hour, salaried position, with some weekends required. Click here to fill out our online application.
Veterinarian: We are seeking a part-time or full-time veterinarian to join our team. The ability to work weekends is desirable. The ideal candidate will have experience and a keen interest in shelter work. Routine tasks currently include daily health exams, diagnosis, prescribing medications, administering shots, and meeting with adopters as needed. Or, if you would rather just do dental extractions and/or spay/neuter surgeries on a flexible schedule, we can custom-tailor a job for you. Click here to fill out our online application.
We are always looking for compassionate, dedicated volunteers to help. Most of our staff have started out as volunteers. We always need volunteers to help with cats and dogs, especially our 7-11am shifts.
Please visit our Volunteer Opportunities page to learn how you can become involved.