Humane Society Jobs Available

Proud recipient of Hawaii Business Magazine’s “Hawaii’s Best Places to Work,” the nonprofit Hawaiian Humane Society has these positions available. The organization has a staff of 75 professionals and experts in their field and more than 400 regular volunteers. All positions require a passion for animals and people, compassionate public service, excellent communications and computer skills, high-performance efficiency, a clean driving record and no limitations in working with animals.

Community Relations Coordinator - Full Time 
Seeking full-time coordinator to support the department in these and other areas with administration, coordination and clerical support: events, promotions, public relations, education, outreach, volunteer programs and special projects as assigned. Ideal candidates have a journalism or marketing degree with at least one year of experience. Send resumes to

Executive Assistant - Full Time
Seeking a full-time assistant to the President & CEO. Must be flexible and good natured. Advanced level proficiency in Microsoft Office and excellent writing/editing skills required. Ability to multi-task, provide superior customer service, work under pressure with minimal supervision, both individually and within a team. Able to quickly and efficiently produce quality work, problem solve and make sound decisions in an extremely fast paced environment. Must agree with and be committed to Society goals, objectives, and programs. Previous executive assistant experience required. Please send resume and cover letter

Development Coordinator  - Full Time
Full-time position to the Society’s Development Director. Responsibilities include project management, special event coordination, donor stewardship and administrative duties. Must be highly organized, possess excellent time management skills, provide superior customer service, and be able to multi-task within deadlines. Must be proficient in Microsoft Suite. Previous experience in development and ability to use Raiser’s Edge a plus. Please send resume and cover letter to:

Veterinary Technician - Full time
Veterinary technician position available. Individual to perform assessment, selection, and healthcare of all animals and provides technical support for veterinary services including sterilization surgeries and medical treatment. General handling and knowledge of variety of animal species, behaviors, general physical needs, common diseases, and medical conditions. General knowledge of routine veterinary needs of variety of animal species and ability to perform routine and emergency treatment. General knowledge of veterinary surgical operations, monitoring, preparation, and equipment including drugs and instruments. Customer service skills including telephone operation and etiquette. Clear and legible writing skills. Ability to work under pressure and without direct supervision. Knowledge of computer input skills. Weekends, evenings and holidays included. Must have experience as a veterinary technician. Must agree with and be committed to Society goals, objectives, and programs. Email your resume to

PetWalk Recruiter - Short Term & Flexible Hours
Seeking team recruiter to engage companies and individual teams in annual October charity walk. Must have strong inter-personal, relationship building, phone and presentation skills and be a self-starter who is passionate about animal welfare. Email resumes to jvaughn

Adoptions Representative – Full Time
Rehomes adoptions animals by facilitating successful matches of people and pets.  Assists public with lost and found services, sales of dog licensing, neuter now certificates and/or other retail sales. Position serves as adoptions advisor, off-site adoptions support, pet lost and found assistance, and customer care. Must be self-motivated and able to work independently, while as a team with proven communication, collaboration and customer service. Must be able to maintain professionalism, composure and compassion in emotionally charged situations and able to resolve conflicts effectively. Must be able to perform physically rigorous work, stand for long periods of time and able to lift 50 pounds. Must have no limitations in handling or working with animals.  Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required. Must be available of weekends and holidays. Email resumes to


Provides hands-on work experience in many fields of study. The areas of focus can include but are not limited to Educational, Volunteer Programs, Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Animal Enrichment and Events Coordination. The preferred applicant would be a junior or senior seeking a Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, Education, Nonprofit Management, Law or any other related field. All internships are unpaid and do not guarantee employment upon completion. Email resume to