Animal Control Officer
Company: Clark County Animal Shelter
Posted on: November 25, 2022
The Clark County Animal Shelter is seeking qualified candidates
for the position of Animal Control Officer. This position is
full-time, Tuesday-Saturday, 8AM-4:30PM. Additionally, this
position is on-call after hours on a rotating schedule and overtime
will be required. Duties include but are not limited to: respond to
service calls relating to animals running-at-large, injured,
abandoned or neglected; assisting law enforcement agencies,
enforcing state laws, and local ordinances relating to animals and
assisting with daily functions at the Clark County Animal Shelter.
Anticipated starting salary is $17.00/hour. Health and Dental
insurance, retirement benefits and paid vacation and sick leave are
provided. Resumes must include personal refferences. Resumes that
do not include personal references or follow instructions will not
be considered. Interviews will continue until the position is
* Animal experience is preferred.
* Applicants must be able to work with the public, be assertive,
respectful, patient and remain calm to make appropriate decisions
in stressful situations.
* Ability to document accurately and maintain orderly paperwork is
a must. Basic computer skills are required.
* Applicants must be willing to conduct investigations and testify
in court when required. The ideal candidate would be dependable,
innovative, punctual, organized, and self-motivated.
* A valid KY driver's license is required.
* The ability to lift fifty pounds unassisted is required. This is
a physically demanding career- bending, kneeling, lifting and other
physical activity is constantly required
* Applicants must be at least 21 years of age.
* The Animal Control Officer MUST RESIDE WITHIN CLARK COUNTY due to
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $17.00 per hour
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
* On call
Ability to commute/relocate:
* Winchester, KY: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before
starting work (Required)
* Are you at least 21 years old or older?
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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