Employment Opportunities


Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society is seeking a self-motivated, multi-tasking individual to join our team. If you love animals and people, this may just be the job for you!

Days & Hours: Sunday and Monday (plus per diem), 8:30AM – 4:30PM

The primary functions of this position are to provide quality care to our animals, assist the public and maintain the cleanliness of the shelter.

Basic Responsibilities Include:

· Daily cleaning of assigned area (dog kennels, cat rooms or intake area)

· Feeding animals

· Medicating and treating animals, as needed

· Providing customer assistance in person, on the phone, and in email correspondences

· Introducing animals to visitors, and making recommendations on possible adoptions

· Providing animals with enrichment and training

· Documenting health of animals and reporting abnormalities and concerns as instructed

· Processing surrender and stray requests

· Assisting with intake of new animals

· Processing adoption applications

· Performing other duties as assigned

· Replenishing area supplies

· Maintaining cleanliness of facility and property

Minimum Qualifications Required:

· Ideal candidates will possess basic knowledge of animal behavior and will have experience in an animal shelter or similar environment.

· Must be able to lift 50 lbs. unaided

· Must be interested in animal sheltering and welfare

· Must be reliable and detail oriented

· Must be 18 years or older

· Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation to and from work


· Regular attendance

· Arrive to work on time

· Follow guidelines and policies of LMHS

· Be available to work holidays, as needed

· Practice good communication

· Work well in a team setting

· Show compassion in all areas

· Demonstrate excellent customer service

· Possess ability to prioritize

If you are interested in applying, please complete our online employment application. You may also submit a resume with cover letter to info@lucymac.org. All inquiries should be made via email to info@lucymac.org. 

Updated October 04, 2021

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