Job Openings at CCHS

Now hiring:  Animal Care/Adoptions Staff


The Champaign County Humane Society seeks an energetic and self-motivated individual to work in the Animal Care and Adoptions departments.  This is a full time position, $9.25 per hour with benefits.  The employee’s duties will be split 50/50 between the two departments.  


 Primary responsibilities of the Animal Care Staff include sanitization and maintenance of animal kennels and facilities, daily feeding, animal intakes, and data entry.  Other responsibilities include kennel enrichment and socialization of our animal residents.  This is a physically demanding position that may require heavy lifting, exposure to high noise levels, and exposure to cleaning chemicals.  Animal handling experience and some knowledge of animal behavior is required.


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. Qualified candidates will be comfortable using a computer and performing data-entry tasks.  Good communication skills and comfort dealing with the public required.


To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to Karen Simmons, Shelter Manager, via email to


No phone calls, please.



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