About Houston Humane Society

Employment

The Houston Humane Society is searching for energetic, compassionate and dedicated people to join our efforts in ending the cruelty, abuse and overpopulation of animals.  We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive package of benefits to full time employees.

 

Veterinary Medical Director

The Medical Director is responsible for providing leadership for the clinic, managing associate veterinarians and assuring regulatory compliance relating to the practice of veterinary medicine.

The Medical Director is also responsible for creating an environment of teamwork in which quality medicine is delivered. The Medical Director is responsible for the financial performance of the clinic, preparing operating and capital budgets, and meeting budget expectations. In addition, the Medical Director is responsible for directing all clinic staff and the overall management of the practice.

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required
  • Texas veterinary license in good standing
  • Minimum 5 years clinical experience and management required (shelter vet experience preferred)
 

Full-Time Veterinarian

The Houston Humane Society is looking for an experienced DVM to join our team. Work in a well-equipped spay/neuter clinic with highly skilled staff.  Must be available for high-volume spay/neuter work and capable of performing surgeries daily. Assisting with exams, diagnostics, lab work, administering vaccines, and medical treatments for general public and sheltered animals will be included.
 
Must be a positive, energetic team player capable of thriving in a fast-paced environment. Strong work ethic and commitment to our mission to end pet overpopulation is paramount. Candidate must possess a DVM/VMD degree and be licensed to practice in Texas and also procure DEA license. Candidate must be able to work weekends. We offer excellent support staff, clean, well equipped facilities and competitive wages. Become part of our highly successful spay/neuter team! To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org.
 
 
 

FULL TIME ANIMAL CARETAKERS
The Houston Humane Society is seeking individuals to work in the inside animal adoption areas and outside kennels. Applicants must be willing to perform daily cleaning of the animal housing areas. This includes, but not limited to; moving animals so that rooms and kennels can be cleaned, removing waste, cleaning, disinfecting and drying each room and kennel, providing food and water, replacing bedding and moving animals back into their room or kennel. Applicants must also perform janitorial duties, removing trash, sweeping and moping.
Applicants must be able to handle and restrain dogs, cats and small mammals so previous experience working with animals is preferred but not required.
Work Hours are 8:00am to 4:30 pm, Five days a week. This includes some weekend days.

Applications/Resume to: jobs@houstonhumane.org.

 


PART TIME ANIMAL CARETAKERS

The Houston Humane Society is seeking individuals to work part time in the inside animal adoption areas and outside kennels. Applicants must be willing to perform follow up cleaning of the animal housing areas. This includes, but not limited to; Performing rounds of the rooms and kennels, removing waste, cleaning and drying each room and kennel, replenish water, replacing bedding if necessary. Applicants must also perform janitorial duties, removing trash, sweeping and moping.
Applicants must be able to handle and restrain dogs, cats and small mammals so previous experience working with animals is preferred but not required.
Work Hours are 2:00pm to 6:00pm, Five days a week. This includes some weekend days.
Applications/Resume to: jobs@houstonhumane.org.

 


Part Time Adoption Counselor
Part Time Adoption Counselor needed to help our animals find the perfect home. Daily duties include, but are not limited to, screening potential pet adopters, reviewing applications, filing paperwork, introducing pets to potential adopters, and educating adopters about their pet’s needs.  Animal experience, organizational and computer skills and strong customer service is required. Bilingual is a plus. Candidate must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and work weekends.
To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org.
 

Phone Receptionist - Part time
Person needed part-time as receptionists to answer calls, set appointments for our busy wellness clinic and direct incoming calls using a multi-line phone system. Good people skills, computer skills, and Bilingual is a plus. Position is for weekends. To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org
 

Veterinarian Technician

Full time Veterinarian Technician needed for a fast paced wellness clinic. All applicants must be dependable and hardworking. Clinic and Shelter experience will be a plus.  Will need to have computer skills and able to handle customer service for this busy clinic. Candidate must be able to lift up to 80 pounds, and work weekend. To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org.

 

 

 

The Houston Humane Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Stay Informed
Location/Hours

ADDRESS
14700 ALMEDA RD., HOUSTON, TX 77053

PHONE
713.433.6421


ADOPTIONS
Monday-Friday 11:00am-6:00pm

Saturday - Sunday 11:00am-5:30pm

 

SPAY/NEUTER SURGERIES

 

Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday, 
Friday, Saturday

By Appointment Only

 

ADMISSIONS
Monday-Thursday 11:00am-3:00pm
 

Friday - Sunday  CLOSED

 

CLINIC 

Monday - Wednesday

Exams 10:00am-1:30pm

Vaccinations 9:00am-3:00pm

 

Thursday - CLOSED

 

Friday-Sunday

Exams 10:00am-1:30pm

Vaccinations 9:00am-3:00pm