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Career Opportunities

Part time – Kennel Caretaker

Responsible for maintaining a clean, safe, and healthy environment for all dogs residing in the Shelter. Oversees the daily care of dogs, including: feeding, cleaning, exercising, and administering medications as needed. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with frequent interruptions.

Requires physical labor associated with intensive cleaning and the ability to bend and stoop frequently to perform duties. Must be able to lift and dump full large garbage containers. Need the ability to handle and restrain large dogs, and lift and carry small to medium (45#) sized dogs.

Schedule – flexible. Some weekends required.

If interested, please email Kate Fields.

Veterinary Technicians/Assistants

The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City is currently seeking veterinary technicians/assistants to join our team. Candidates should be prepared to multi task and give excellent customer service and patient care in our high volume outpatient clinic. Bilingual Spanish speakers and/or individuals with previous veterinary experience are desired, but we are open to training the right person. If you are ready to join us in saving and improving the lives of cats and dogs in the Greater Kansas City area please email your resume and/or submit an application and resume at 5445 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66104.

Internship Opportunities

Special Events/Communications Intern

This unpaid development internship opportunity is available every semester (Fall, Spring, Summer). It will include working with the public and media on behalf of the Humane Society of Greater Kansas City under supervision of the Vice President of Development. This position requires 10-15 hours of work per week, with plenty of opportunities to fill your portfolio while having a lot of fun and flexibility at the same time!

Internship Projects

Assisting with the HSGKC PR Plan which includes:


Length of Commitment

To apply: