Careers

Be a part of a dynamic, caring team! If you have a passion for working with animals and enjoy helping people too – consider joining us at Faithful Friends Animal Society. Below are our current job and career opportunities.

Full-Time Delaware Licensed Veterinary Technician

We are currently seeking an experienced, Delaware licensed veterinary technician to join our dedicated team in our non-profit no kill animal shelter.

This is a high volume, fast paced environment where our mission is to provide superior medical treatment for the shelter pets and high volume spay/neuter and related surgeries.

A veterinary technician experience is required in:

  • Restraining pets for exams and minor procedures.
  • Administering oral and injectable medications.
  • Educating staff and fosters about pet care and treatment plans.
  • Preparing pets for and assisting with surgical procedures.
  • Maintaining patient records.
  • Independently follow treatment plans set by veterinarians.
  • Intake, vaccinate and evaluate new dogs and cats being brought into shelter.
  • Follow laws and procedures for shelter practice.

 

Competitive compensation package offered. Please send resumes with professional references for consideration to HR Director, jeannie@faithfulfriends.us

 

Cat Caretakers
Part-time / Staff Position 

The Cat Caretaker position is a part-time minimum wage position. It’s a physical job that requires someone who is reliable and can work in a fast-paced, caring environment. The Cat Caretakers ensure that the cats receive the excellent standards of care that Faithful Friends Animal Society expects and provides. Interested candidates meeting the below requirements should email their resume and two references to jeannie@faithfulfriends.us.

  • 15-30 hours/week  (4 to 6-hour shifts)
  • Morning, evening and weekend shifts
  • Must be flexible with availability
  • Cattery experience a plus
  • Mature, reliable
  • Detail-oriented
  • Able to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to work with minimal supervision and as a team
  • Able to follow instructions and cleaning protocol
  • Respectful of all dog and cat breeds
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be 18 years or older to apply
  • Pet benefits for candidates who have pet(s)
  • Background check and drug screening required

 

Dog Caretakers Morning and  Night Shift

Hiring Manager: Melissa Smith

Job Description:

The Dog Caretaker position is a minimum wage, labor-intensive, physical job that requires someone who is reliable and can handle dogs of all sizes up to 100lbs. in a fast-paced, caring environment. Interested candidates meeting the below requirements should email their resume and two references to melissa@faithfulfriends.us

Job Responsibilities and Qualifications:  

Available 15-30 hours/week (5-1/2 hour shifts)
Some day and evening shifts
Must be flexible with availability
Mature, reliable
Detail-oriented
Ability to handle larger breed dogs (up to 100 lbs.)
Ability to work in a fast-paced, noisy, and stressful environment
Kennel experience a plus
Respectful of all dog and cat breeds
Must have reliable transportation
Pet benefits for candidates who have pet(s)
Background check and drug screening required
Must be 18 years or older to apply
Ability to work in an indoor – outdoor environment

Please send resumes with professional references for consideration to ClinicResumes@faithfulfriends.us.

Veterinary Assistant
Full-time / Staff Position

We are currently seeking to hire an experienced vet tech to join our team. As a veterinary assistant, you will assist the veterinarian during appointments and surgeries in our community Veterinary Clinic. Strong listening and communication skills coupled with a passion for education and learning are what our ideal candidate will possess. This is a high volume, fast-paced environment where our mission is to provide excellent service at a reasonable rate to keep pets happy, healthy and with their families. Veterinary assistant experience is required, as well as a friendly and warm personality. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and be able to learn new software. Interested candidates meeting the below requirements, should email their resume with references to jeannie@faithfulfriends.us

Job Responsibilities and Qualifications:

  • Restraining pets for exams and minor procedures
  • Administering oral and injectable medications
  • Educating clients about pet care and services
  • Preparing pets for surgical procedures
  • Maintaining clients’ files
  • Excellent customer/client service skills

Dog Caretakers – Evening Shift
Part-time/Staff Position

The Dog Caretaker position is a minimum wage, labor-intensive, physical job that requires someone who is reliable and can handle dogs of all sizes up to 100lbs. in a fast-paced, caring environment. Interested candidates meeting the below requirements should email their resume and two references to info@faithfulfriends.us.

Job Responsibilities and Qualifications:

  • Available 15-30 hours/week (5-1/2 hour shifts)
  • Some day and evening shifts
  • Must be flexible with availability
  • Mature, reliable
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to handle larger breed dogs (up to 100 lbs.)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, noisy environment
  • Kennel experience a plus
  • Respectful of all dog and cat breeds
  • Kennel experience a plus
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Pet benefits for candidates who have pet(s)
  • Background check and drug screening required
  • Must be 18 years or older to apply