Employment Opportunities

Open Position - Adoption Staff

CCHS has an open full-time position on the Adoption staff.  Adoption staff members greet the public and assist our patrons in finding their next animal companion. Qualified candidates will be friendly, outgoing, organized, and must have knowledge and/or experience related to pet ownership.  Must be comfortable using a computer and performing data-entry tasks. 

Adoption staff members are also required to perform "animal care" duties, such as kennel/cage cleaning, dog walking, and general shelter cleaning.  This is a physically demanding position and involves exposure to loud noise and strong chemicals/cleaning products.  Experience handling animals is required.

Hours will include weekends and some holidays. Starting pay is $9.00/hour.  Benefits of full-time employment include eligibility for the CCHS employee health insurance plan, vacation time, and paid holidays.

To apply, submit resume and letter-of-interest to Shelter Manager, Kate McGinley at

No phone calls, please.