Animal Adoption Facilitator
A local organization, dedicated to providing a safe haven for the abandoned cats and dogs of the Low Country is searching for an Adoption Facilitator to join their team of highly dedicated animal lovers. The ideal candidate enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, is dependable, and has a passion improving the lives of cats and dogs.
Counsel potential adopters on adoption process as well as all BHS policies and procedures.
Educate customers on topics related to adopting shelter animals.
Listen to customers and provide effective responses and remedies to their questions and needs in person and over the phone.
Commit to a high standard of safety and follow all established safety procedures and protocols.
Basic clerical and administrative tasks such as cash handling, data entry, filing , opening and closing procedures, and keeping a clean and organized work station.
Perform and assist with tests related to animal temperament.
Cultivate positive client, volunteer, and coworker relations through professional, courteous, and educational interactions.
Responsible for knowing when animals are available as well as know their personalities and temperament.
Two (2) years of verifiable experience working with animals with varying degrees of temperament (preferred).
Strong customer service skills.
Knowledge of animal services and related programs.
Knowledge in animal health and well-being and nutritional needs.
Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills are essential.
Prolonged periods of standing, reaching, bending, and lifting.
High School or Equivalent
Strong work ethic and dependability
All potential candidates must pass pre-employment drug screen, skills assessments, reference, and criminal background check.
We are an EEO/AA Employer: Female/Minority/Veteran/Persons with Disability encouraged to apply.