Pet Admissions Associate (32 hours per week)
DDFL Brand
 Denver, CO

Requisition Number: PETAD01326

Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot?

For over 100 years, the Dumb Friends League has been working to end pet homelessness and animal suffering by providing a strong and steadfast voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. As the largest community-based animal welfare organization in the region, we care for more than 20,000 homeless pets and horses each year at our four facilities and are a national model in animal welfare.

Responsibilities include:

  • Deliver high-level customer service to the League’s patrons.
  • Provide daily animal relinquishment, stray, and evaluation services.
  • Provide end-of-life care for animals at their owner’s request.
  • Interview patrons to gather information to create animal records in Chameleon database.
  • Manage emotionally difficult situations with strong communication skills.
  • Provide information about League resources and programs.
  • Prepare and reconcile statements of daily financial transactions.
  • Safely handle, restrain, and move animals. This includes coordination and movement to address contagion concerns.
  • Perform basic behavior and health evaluation to determine path of animal.
  • Administer vaccinations and preventative medications.
  • Communicate with other departments to coordinate and assist with care of shelter animals.
  • Contribute to and lead initiatives to improve processes and procedures.
  • Clean and sanitize evaluation and intake areas.
  • Perform euthanasia and related tasks.

Benefits – Please visit our website for a comprehensive list of all offered benefits.

Full Time

  • Benefits (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • League-paid Life and Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401(k)

Compensation: Starting at $15 per hour (starting pay commensurate with market, experience, and equity)