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 85 professionals and experts in their field and more than 600 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. Requires flexible schedule including weekends and holidays.
President & CEO – Full Time
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the President & CEO is responsible for the oversight of the Hawaiian Humane Society, which includes administration of all programs and services. Additionally, the President & CEO is responsible for the strategic processes of the organization, managing and developing a talented paid staff of approximately 100 and more than 800 volunteers. The President & CEO will assist the Board in the review and execution of the strategic plan, as well as the development of strategic directions and policies in the fulfillment of the agency’s mission. This individual is responsible for the overall management and operation of the Society in compliance with Board-adopted policies and with all applicable local, state, and federal regulations and laws. The President & CEO provides a leadership role in initiating and maintaining community relationships and securing the operating and investment funds necessary to sustain current and future operations. For more information or to apply for this position, please visit noeticexsearch.com.
All positions are located on Oahu. To apply for an open position listed below, complete the Hawaiian Humane Society’s application for employment and send to the email listed in the job description.
Animal Caregiver – Full Time
Seeking a compassionate and energetic Animal Caregiver who is able to work independently or as a team. Duties include physically rigorous work with frequent crawling, bending, lifting, etc. to care for, clean and feed all types of animals. Must be able to work indoors and outdoors, lift and carry 50 pounds and effectively communicate with the public, staff and volunteers. Requires alertness and attention to detail and the ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends. Email resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Animal Port Attendant – Full Time
Seeking applicants who will help accept animals from incoming flights and provide high-quality care until they are released to their departure flight. Communicates daily with airline agencies to coordinate drop-off and pick-up times of animals to animal port. Maintains detailed daily log records and creates airline billing based on animals’ length of stay. Must have passion and concern for both people and animals, as well as ability to maintain professionalism and composure while exercising problem-solving skills in event of flight changes. Requires handling of animals with care and compassion. Must be able to work independently. Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required. High school diploma or equivalent along with at least one year of customer service experience preferred. Shifts change daily and range from 1:30 am to midnight. Email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PetBlock Paina Event Assistant – Part Time, Temporary
Seeking part-time, temporary event assistant to provide support for the Society’s biggest community fundraiser of the year. Looking for a team recruiter to engage companies and individual teams in the 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. Must have strong office skills to assist in event logistics and be proficient on MS Office programs especially Excel, Word and Power Point. Must have a valid driver’s license, clean driving record with access to a car and be able to perform physically rigorous work for event set-up. Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds. Expected term of employment for this position is August to late October 2019. Email resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Shelter Veterinarian – Full Time
To actively manage dynamic and high volume animal care programs to increase animal placement and decrease euthanasia of adoptable animals. Requires strong organizational and leadership skills to effectively manage and communicate with animal care and veterinary staff and volunteers. Duties include managing health and welfare of shelter animals; performing high volume spay/neuter surgeries; managing animal abuse forensic investigations, acting as liaison to veterinary community and spokesperson for the Society’s animal care programs. Previous experience in shelter medicine is desirable but not required. Salary commensurate with experience. Email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Veterinary Technician – Full Time
Currently seeking experienced veterinary technicians who, under the direction of a veterinarian, would assist in providing medical and surgical care for animals at the Society, as well as administering medications and performing basic laboratory tests and other procedures. Must work well independently and as part of a team to ensure timely, high-quality medical care. Minimum at least two years of animal experience preferred. Email resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Veterinary Technician Assistant – Full Time
Currently seeking experienced veterinary technician assistants who, under the direction of a veterinarian, would assist in providing medical and surgical care for animals at the Society, as well as administering medications and performing basic laboratory tests and other procedures. Must work well independently and as part of a team to ensure timely, high-quality medical care. Minimum at least one year of animal experience preferred. Email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.