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.
Admissions Representative – Full & Part Time
Seeking compassionate representatives who thrive in fast-paced work environment to admit animals, loan humane traps, as well as provide education and information to the public. Must be self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team, 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, and able to lift and carry 50 pounds. Must have excellent customer service skills including verbal and written communications and competently perform cash, computer, licensing, and paper transactions. Submit resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adoptions Manager – Full-Time
Looking for a dynamic and creative leader who will be responsible for managing staff who run adoption programs that encompass a 7-days-a-week adoption center, as well as partnership locations and multiple weekend events. Position also requires meeting revenue goals for a pet supply store and donations. Requires good knowledge of computer systems and programs, and ability to enter and maintain accurate and detailed records for the department. This position requires a flexible schedule to include evenings and weekends. Driver’s license and clean driving abstract is required. Experience in supervision, sales and customer service required. Submit resumes to email@example.com.
Adoptions Representative – Full-Time
Seeking an energetic and compassionate full-time adoption representative. Position serves as adoptions adviser to facilitate successful matches of people and pets, including off-site adoptions support, retail sales and customer care. Requires superior customer service and communication skills; ability to multi-task; work under pressure with minimal supervision, both individually and within a team; flexible and good natured; ability to maintain professionalism, composure and compassion in emotionally charged situations; and resolve conflicts effectively. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time. Driver’s license and clean driving record required. Flexible schedule needed to include weekends and holidays. Submit resume and salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. Submit resume to email@example.com.
Communications and Community Events Manager – Full Time
Seeking a strategic, self-directed professional to lead the Society’s external and internal communications efforts and community outreach events. Duties include producing publications, media relations, social media management, creating and managing community partnerships, and developing community outreach and events. Strong oral and written skills required. Ideal candidate is highly organized with strong writing and media relations experience preferred with journalism, public relations or publications background. Clean driving abstract and vehicle also needed. Submit resumes, cover letter and writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Development Coordinator – Full-Time
Full-time position supporting busy development office and 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 submit cover letter and resume to email@example.com .
Database Coordinator – Full Time
Seeking a detail-oriented and organized database coordinator. Position is responsible for daily gift processing, database requirements, producing a variety of reports, and ensuring timely and accurate production of acknowledgements and other donor correspondence. Requires superior working knowledge of Raiser’s Edge software; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; exceptional customer service and superior verbal and written communication skills. Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record. Submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Humane Investigator – Full Time
Seeking a professional responsible for the humane capture and admission of stray animals, responding to general public concerns regarding animals and responding to animal emergencies. The right candidate will be compassionate and excellent in working with a broad spectrum of people on responsible pet ownership and animal advocacy. Excellent communication and computer skills, meticulous report writing and documentation are required. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision under pressure. Experience with animals is a plus and must be committed to animal welfare. Must be available for day, night, and weekend shifts in high-paced environment. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age with a high school diploma with strong written and oral skills. Must be able to handle physically rigorous work and pass a physical examination including the ability to lift and carry 65 lbs. Valid driver license and a clean driving record required. Email resumes to email@example.com.
Night Admissions Representative – Full-Time
Currently seeking compassionate full-time night admissions representatives who thrive in a fast-paced work environment to admit animals, assist with lost and found animals, as well as provide education and information to the public. This position is an overnight shift from 9:30 pm to 6 am with 30+ hours scheduled per week and requires working alone with minimal supervision. Must be self-motivated and able to work both independently and as a team. Ability to maintain professionalism, composure and compassion in emotionally charged situations and able to resolve conflicts effectively. The night admissions representatives also provide emergency rescue and transportation of sick and injured domestic and wild animals and may administer medication to animals as directed by veterinary staff. Must be able to perform physically rigorous work, stand for long periods, and able to lift and carry 50 pounds. Must have excellent customer service skills including verbal and written communications and competently perform cash, computer, licensing, and paperwork transactions. Veterinary technician experience preferred, but not required. Driver’s license and clean driving record are required. Email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Veterinary Technician / Assistant – Full-Time and Part-Time
Currently seeking experienced Veterinary Technicians / Assistants. Under the direction of a veterinarian, candidates would assist in providing medical and surgical care for animals at the Society. Also administers medications, and performs basic laboratory tests and other procedures. Must work well independently and as part of a team to ensure timely, high-quality medical care. Competitive salary and excellent benefits offered. Email your resume to email@example.com.