Thank you for your interest in employment with Foothills Animal Shelter. Our employees make a difference in the lives of thousands of animals and people in our community each year.
Current Job Openings
Foothills Animal Shelter, an intergovernmental organization providing animal shelter and rescue services to the Jefferson County community, is seeking a Veterinary Technician.
The individual will administer medications and vaccinations, maintain clinical records, and preform initial and ongoing assessment of animals to note any changes in their condition. A portion of the scheduled days are spent in a high volume surgery environment. Prior experience in anesthesia and surgery is required.
The position requires knowledge in euthanasia procedures, animal disease and animal control. Applicants must be self-motivated, possess surgical skills and have experience with animal handling, animal health and behavior assessments. CVT status and one year experience is preferred. A strong commitment to the welfare and proper treatment of animals is required. This is a full-time position, with excellent benefits, working for a highly mission-driven organization.
To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Veterinary Technician Opportunity. Interested applicants may also mail their cover letter and resume to:
Foothills Animal Shelter
Attn: Veterinary Technician Opportunity
580 McIntyre Street
Golden, CO 80401
Applications must be received no later than 5PM on Friday, December 6, 2013.