Careers

Humane Educator

The Humane Educator is responsible for developing and implementing humane education programs and events. This role focuses on and includes: planning, scheduling, and implementing humane education programs for the League both at the shelter and in the community. This role will also be responsible for collecting and analyzing data to determine the impact of programs. This is a part time (20-30 hours) per week position. This position is based in Arlington, Virginia. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply. Come join the fun!

Front Desk Associate

The Front Desk Associate is responsible for the front-desk customer service experience at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington. The Front Desk Associate handles front-desk related matters including adoptions, owner surrenders, return to owners, wildlife issues, and questions from the public. We currently only have 1 part-time position left to fill – will it be you?! This position is based in Arlington, Virginia. See the full job description and instructions on how to apply. If you’ve always wanted to use your customer service experience to make a huge positive impact – this is it!

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!