Careers

Community Support Assistant

The Community Support Assistant is responsible for the front-desk customer service experience at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington. This is a part time position between 20-30 hours per week with occasional weekend, holiday and evening shifts. The Community Support Assistant is a resource at the front-desk providing assistance and information regarding owner surrenders, return to owners, wildlife issues, and questions from the public. This position is based in Arlington, Virginia. Join our amazing team to support people, support animals, and help strengthen the human animal bond. See the full job description and instruction on how to apply.

Animal Training and Behavior Associate

The Animal Training and Behavior Associate will assist with all aspects of the training and behavior program for the League. This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing team! Are you creative? Do you have the desire to engage and inspire? If you answered yes – this may be the job you’ve been looking for. See the full job description and instruction on how to apply. This position is based in Arlington, Virginia.

Animal Care Technician

Animal Care Technicians keep our shelter animals clean, well-fed, and healthy. They make sure the animal environment is clean and comfortable and administer vaccines and medications to promote good health. They also provide essential socialization and interaction for our animals’ mental and emotional health. This position must have availability to work weekends, evenings, holidays and overtime if needed and must be available for both opening (7:00 am – 3:30 pm) and closing shifts (2:00 pm – 10:30 pm) on weekdays and weekends. Join our dedicated team. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply. Hurry while we still have an opening!!

Deputy 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. Our animal control team is friendly, kind, and helpful – if that’s you too – join the team!