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Adoption Coordinator

Nebraska Humane Society Omaha, NE
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Job Description

HOURS:

Full-time; 37 Hours/Week

Monday (10:30-7:30), Wednesday (11:30-7:30), Thursday (12-7:30)

Saturday (10-5), & Sunday (8:30-5)

Tuesdays and Fridays off

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES:

  • Counsel potential adopters on adopting the right pet
  • Recommend products and services to adopters
  • Manage adoption kennel inventory
  • Respond to customer inquiries regarding adoption services
  • Assist with addressing and resolving post-adoption customer concerns
  • Assist with coordinating a variety of departmental projects and tasks
  • Perform file checks for cruelty and/or neglect of potential adopters
  • Transport animals to local PetSmart stores

Perform all other duties as assigned by Director of Animal Behavior & Placement

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Use of all extremities
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Good coordination
  • Ability to safely handle a variety of animals (cats, dogs, pocket pets)
  • Ability to work closely with a variety of animals without allergic reaction

 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma or GED

 

EXPERIENCE, ABILITIES, AND OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Affection and compassion for animals, concern for their welfare, and a willingness to accommodate animals in the workplace
  • Knowledge regarding responsible pet ownership
  • Maturity, good judgment, professional manner, and professional appearance
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Comfortable and skilled working with a culturally diverse staff and community
  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record and able to provide proof of vehicle insurance
  • Considerate and respectful of all employees, volunteers, and customers
  • Committed to treat people and animals with respect; contribute to effective teamwork; promote intra- and inter-departmental cooperation; foster public relations beneficial to the Nebraska Humane Society

Job Details

Date Posted August 24, 2017
Date Closes September 23, 2017
Address 8929 Fort Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift
Mon: 10:30 am to 7:30 pm
Wed: 11:30 am to 7:30 pm
Thu: 12 pm to 7:30 pm
Sat: 10 am to 5 pm
Sun: 8:30 am to 5 pm
Hours 37 hours per week
SOC Category 43-4051.00 Customer Service Representatives
Zipcode 68134

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations

This job requires the following skills

  • Animal Care - Customer Service

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