Jobs at PAWS

 

Taking care of all the cats and dogs at our shelter is hard work! We're looking for great people with

a great love for animals. We always need help from volunteers for cat and dog adoptions,

Tuesday through Sunday 12-4pm. Training and support provided. 

See below to learn more about all the opportunities to help animals!

UNPAID INTERNSHIP: Cat Adoption Assistants

Job Requirements:

21 + years of age

A love of cats and being comfortable around all sizes, ages, and temperaments

Able to communicate well with people from all walks of life

A genuine commitment to put the needs and best interest of the cats first

Responsibilities Include:

Meet and learn about our available cats to determine what type of home situation(s) will be best for them

Meet and learn about potential adopters to determine what cats(s) will be the best fit for their home

Make phone calls to adopter's references including personal (friends), veterinarian, and/or landlord

Complete adoptions using Shelter Buddy software, data entry, make photocopies, and filling​

To apply, send resume and cover letter by  email to cats@pawsct.org

UNPAID INTERNSHIP: Dog Adoption Assistants

Job Requirements:

21 + years of age

A love of dogs and being comfortable around all sizes, ages, breeds and temperaments

Able to communicate well with people from all walks of life

A genuine commitment to put the needs and best interest of the dogs first

Responsibilities Include:

Meet and learn about our available dogs to determine what type of home situation(s) will be best for them

Meet and learn about potential adopters to determine what dog(s) will be the best fit for their home

Make phone calls to adopter's references including personal (friends), veterinarian, and/or landlord

Complete adoptions using Shelter Buddy software, data entry, make photocopies, and filling​

To apply, send resume and cover letter by email to dogs@pawsct.org

PAWS has been helping animals in need since 1962. Our dedicated staff and volunteers provide shelter, medical attention, and love to the dogs and cats in our care. We work hard to find the right pet for your home and the right home for every pet. Challenge accepted! We rescued and placed for more than 650 cats and dogs last year.