Careers

We currently have 3 open positions:

Animal Control Officer

The Deputy Animal Control Officer enforces animal control ordinances and related laws, rules and regulations within Arlington County. This is a front facing position, which requires exceptional customer service skills and a genuine desire to make a positive impact in the community. In addition the Animal Control Officer conducts investigations and inspections, issues citations and warnings, and reports daily activities while also informing the public about relevant animal regulations and humane animal care. This position is based in Arlington (County), Virginia. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Animal Care Technician – Part Time

The Animal Care Technician plays an essential role within the Animal Welfare League of Arlington and works one-on-one with animals. The Animal Care Technician performs routine animal care, facility cleaning, customer service, updating and maintaining animal records, administering injections/medications, sterilizing equipment and performing euthanasia when necessary. This is a part time, 20 hour per week position, based in Arlington, Virginia. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Adoption & Matchmaking Counselor

The Adoptions & Matchmaking Counselor is a member of the Adoptions Team at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington. This position assists with all aspects of the adoption and training programs at the League. This is a perfect job for anyone interested in creating a positive experience for potential adopters while also finding good homes for our shelter animals. This is a full time position based in Arlington, Virginia. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply.