Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining the Lynchburg Humane Society Team. We are an equal opportunity employer who seeks individuals who enjoy working in a team environment. You have the opportunity to work for a growing and changing organization that has many opportunities for growth and advancement.

Please fill out the following: Employment Questionnaire (doc), Application for employment (doc)

Opportunities at the Main Center for Pets:

Adoption Counselor – We are seeking creative individuals with a positive attitude, ability to multitask, and drive to help the pets find their new homes.  If you want to be part of a progressive, life-saving organization please submit the Employment Questionnaire (doc), and    Application for employment (doc)  to kayleigh@lynchburghumane.org and read our Core Values on our Mission & Vision Page, no phone calls please.

Pet Care Associate – We are seeking hardworking pet lovers to help care for the pets.  This position is responsible for making sure the pets have a clean and healthy environment while they are in our care.  If you want to be part of a progressive, life-saving organization please submit the Employment Questionnaire (doc), and    Application for employment (doc)  to taylor@lynchburghumane.org and read our Core Values on our Mission & Vision Page, no phone calls please.

 

Opportunities at our Appomattox Center:

Pet Care Associate – We are seeking creative individuals with a positive attitude, ability to multitask, and drive to help the pets find their new homes, help owners in need of rehoming their pets and to help care for the pets at our center.  This position is responsible for making sure the pets have a clean and healthy environment while they are in our care, interacting with the public, processing adoptions and intakes, performing exams and giving vaccines for incoming pets.  If you want to be part of a progressive, life-saving organization please submit the Employment Questionnaire (doc), and    Application for employment (doc)  to ehaley@lynchburghumane.org and read our Core Values on our Mission & Vision Page, no phone calls please.

Opportunities at our Spay/Neuter Clinic:

Vet Tech assistants – Do you want to join our award winning team and help us promote the vision of a community free of homeless and neglected pets through our spay neuter surgeries and vaccine clinics?  We are seeking a compassionate person to help the pet owners and pets.  We perform approximately 35 surgeries per day 4 days per week. The hours are typcially, 7:00am until 3:00-5:00pm, Monday through Thursday based on our surgery schedule.  This is about 36 hours per week at a starting pay of $8 per hour. This fast paced position performs many different duties, such as, preparing pets for surgery, cleaning cages, cleaning up after the pets, laundry, front office computer duties, preparing vaccines, and transporting animals to shelters around the area and in other counties.  Please submit the Employment Questionnaire (doc), and    Application for employment (doc)  to reese@lynchburghumane.org and read our Core Values on our Mission & Vision Page, no phone calls please.

LVT/LVT Student – full-time or part-time – Seeking an LVT or LVT student for our spay and neuter clinic in Evington VA. Full-time or part time schedule available. LVT students must have passed their Pharmocology course. Duties involve, but are not limited to, surgical assisting, vaccination and medication of surgical patients, patient check-in, drug log maintenance, and vaccine clinic appointments. Willingness to cross train and fill in other positions is essential. The clinic serves 7 counties surrounding Lynchburg City, accepting between 100-150 patients a week. Our small staff thrives in a fast paced environment that is dedicated to quality animal care for both shelter and public animals.

Pay and benefits are commensurate with experience and work schedule. We are regularly open Monday-Thursday, 7am-4:30pm. LVTs work only four Saturdays a year. If you are looking for a challenging position helping the pet community this might be the position for you!  Please fill out an Employment Questionnaire,   or Application for employment (doc) and email them to Reese@lynchburghumane.org.

Veterinarian – We are seeking a full time or part time Virginia licensed Doctor of Veterinary Medicine to join our elite, award winning team at our Spay Neuter Clinic in Evington. This position will work 1-4 days per week Monday through Thursday performing up to 40 surgeries per day with a willingness to do whatever it takes to fulfill our mission of a dedication to helping Lynchburg’s pets through sheltering, adoption, spay/neuter programs, education and community outreach. You will be an integral part to our vision of helping to create a community where all lives are valued and respected. We envision achieving zero tolerance for ending the lives of savable pets in the Lynchburg community. You must also be able to operate within our core valuesThis highly functioning team led by two dedicated doctors have positively affected over 60,000 pets since the clinic’s beginning 2006. You will also have the distinction of being part of the industry leading Lynchburg Humane Society and will have the opportunity to be a part of designing and implementation of  a brand new medical facility that moves Lynchburg forward in shelter medicine, spay neuter and community engagement. Employment with Lynchburg Humane includes: 

  • Competitive pay
  • Benefits that correspond to your status and may include:
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays
  • CE reimbursement
  • License  fee reimbursement
  • No Late nights (usually done by 4:00)
  • Weekends off

Please send your resume to reese@lynchburghumane.org

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