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Join Our Team!

Thank you for your interest in saving lives with us at Berkeley Humane! Our open positions are listed below. Berkeley Humane is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diverse candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Open Positions

Accounting Coordinator

Under the direction of the Director of Finance & HR, the Accounting Coordinator manages the accounting needs of Berkeley Humane, including payables, receivables, journal entries, reconciliations, reporting, inventory, payroll and benefits. It’s a hands-on position providing the highest level of service and accuracy to our employees, volunteers and vendors.

Full job description here.

TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter and resume, via email to jobs@berkeleyhumane.org with “Accounting Coordinator” in the subject line. Your documents must be in Word or PDF format to be considered.

Adoption Animal Care Specialist

SUMMARY:

For the LOVE of animals! Here is an opportunity to do something really important with your time and talent.

Berkeley Humane’s animal care team play a hands-on role to ensure every dog, puppy, cat, and kitten in our shelter receive the best possible care, butt rubs, ear scratches and so many treats! The best part is matching them with their new family.

If you love a happily ever after story, then you belong here with us. Competitive pay, benefits and all the sloppy puppy kisses you can handle. If you are ready to enter the exciting world of animal welfare as a paid Adoption Animal Care Specialist, please apply today. 

Full job description here.

TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter and resume, via email to jobs@berkeleyhumane.org with “Adoption Animal Care Specialist” in the subject line. Your documents must be in Word or PDF format to be considered.

Assistant Thrift Shop Manager, Part Time

Is it possible to help animals and the environment at the same time while getting paid as well? You better believe it! Berkeley Humane’s Thrift Shop is seeking a thoughtful, caring, loving individual who loves fashion, pets and people. We are hiring a Part-Time Assistant Manager to have a big impact and have lots of fun. Learn more in the full job description:

Full job description here.

TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter and resume, via email to jobs@berkeleyhumane.org with “Assistant Thrift Shop Manager” in the subject line. Your documents must be in Word or PDF format to be considered.

Director of Development & Communications

You are talented and your skills are highly desirable. You can do anything and work anywhere, so why not invest your efforts where you can save the lives of dogs and cats? Berkeley Humane is a dynamic non-profit organization that has been doing impactful work in the Bay Area and beyond for more than 125 years. That legacy means something, but so does the incredible leadership we provide in animal welfare today. We are looking for a Director of Development and Communications who loves animals and people, who has a desire to create the winning strategy to save more lives for the years ahead. If this sounds like you then please apply today.

View the full job description here.

TO APPLY

Please submit your resume, cover letter and salary requirements via email to jobs@berkeleyhumane.org with “Director of Development & Communications” in the subject line. Your documents must be in Word or PDF format to be considered.

Relief Registered Veterinary Technician

SUMMARY

The Relief Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) supports the provision of medical care to animals treated at Berkeley Humane’s Hospital. This position provides nursing care and assists in medical treatments, handling, and procedures as directed by the Shelter Veterinarian. Click here for the full job description.

TO APPLY

Please submit your resume and cover letter detailing your interest to jobs@berkeleyhumane.org with “Relief Registered Veterinary Technician” in the subject line. Your documents must be in Word or PDF format to be considered.

Relief Veterinary Hospital Assistant

Summary

The Veterinary Hospital Assistant works closely with the Veterinarian and is responsible for aiding the veterinary team in accordance with standard and acceptable veterinary practices, particularly in a shelter medicine environment. In addition, the Veterinary Hospital Assistant will perform certain duties of a non-medical nature that will facilitate Hospital administration and engender positive relations with public Hospital clients and ensure the highest possible standards of care for Berkeley Humane’s animals.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Interested? Click here for the full job description.

TO APPLY

Please follow these instructions: submit your resume and a cover letter stating why you are interested in working at Berkeley Humane to jobs@berkeleyhumane.org with the job title in the subject line. Your documents must be in Word or PDF format to be considered.

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