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. No phone calls and must be available for in-person interview.


Administrative Assistant - Full Time

Provides support to the director of operations
. This position will assist with managing appointments, meeting preparations, coordinating communication and overseeing special projects such as research projects, monthly reporting and statistical analysis. Candidate must have exceptional organizational skills, be detail-oriented and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communications. The position requires the ability to multi-task, work under minimal supervision and work cooperatively with staff, volunteers and the public. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, have experience with data base systems and have at least 3 years of administrative experience. Requires a flexible schedule to include occasional evening and weekend work.  Email your resume to lkaawa@hawaiianhumane.org.

Manager of Annual Giving - Full Time
This position develops and maintains our partnerships and annual campaign. This position requires the ability to conceptualize and execute ideas to increase annual giving, excellent verbal and written communication, strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task, ability to produce and deliver quality presentations and small events. Email your resume to lkaawa@hawaiianhumane.org.

Communications & Events Coordinator – Full Time
Duties include producing publications, social media management, media relations, creating and managing community partnerships, and developing community outreach and fundraising events. Must have at least 2 years of communications experience. Strong computer, presentation, oral and written skills required. Ideal candidate is highly organized with strong writing experience preferred with journalism, public relations or publications background. Clean driving abstract and vehicle are required. Submit resume to Christina at ckam@hawaiianhumane.org.

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. Submit resume to Liz at
lcroegaert@hawaiianhumane.org.

Veterinary Technician - Full time
Performs assessments, 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 tkimmons@hawaiianhumane.org.

Animal Caregiver - Part Time
An energetic individual needed for physically rigorous work caring, cleaning and feeding all types of animals. Must be able to work outdoors and lift and carry 50 pounds. Must have no limitations in handling or working with all animals. Requires flexible schedule including weekends and holidays Email your resume to lwagner@hawaiianhumane.org.

Admissions Representative - Full Time
Responsible for animal arrivals and the loan of humane traps, as well as provide education and information to the public. Must be self-motivated and able to work independently, while as a team, work equally successfully with proven communication, collaboration and customer service.  Ability 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 and carry 50 pounds. Must have no limitations in handling or working with all animals. Must have excellent customer service skills including verbal and written communications and competently perform cash, computer, licensing, and paperwork transactions. Valid driver’s license and clean driving abstract required with willingness to drive company vehicle. Email your resume to
jadarna@hawaiianhumane.org.