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Listed below are current employment opportunities at the ARLGP.

Please read full job descriptions for qualifications and responsibilities.

To apply for open positions, please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@arlgp.org with the position as the subject line.

The ARLGP will review applications and resumes solely for posted positions and, due to the significant interest in our job openings, follow-up communication is limited to candidates who meet the posted qualifications. Due to the volume of interest in our positions, no calls please.


CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES:

Training and Behavior Manager

The ARLGP is looking for a Training and Behavior Manager to help lead our team to success in our new, modern facility.

The right candidate for this position:

  • Is a creative dreamer who passionately believes that if we can envision it, we can do it.
  • Knows that we, as an individual shelter and as an industry, can always do better and reaches for that with strength, will and innovation.
  • Has an extensive, varied and well-rounded background and education in dog training and behavior and has experience working with dogs and other animals in a shelter setting.
  • Is happy getting right into the mix and leading by example by doing the work , while at the same time keeping an eye out for teaching moments.
  • Loves to teach and mentor up and coming staff.
  • Genuinely likes people as much as they like animals. This position will be highly visible to our community and will engage with our constituents regularly.

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To apply, please email cover letter, salary requirements and resume to jobs@arlgp.org with “Training Manager” in subject line.

Animal Care Manager

The ARLGP is looking for an animal care manager to help lead our team to success in our new, modern facility.

The right candidate for this position:

  • has an extensive, varied and well-rounded background in animal care and handling and has experience working with cats, dogs and other small animals in a shelter setting.
  • knows that we, as an individual shelter and as an industry, can always do better and reaches for that with strength, will and innovation.
  • looks down the road for the next area of growth, improvement and change, instead of waiting for things to come to them.
  • is happy getting right into the mix and leading by example by doing the work, while at the same time keeping an eye out for teaching moments.
  • gets excited by phrases such as, “standards of care”, “length of stay”, “best interests of the pet” and “efficiency”.
  • loves to teach and mentor because they enjoy what we do so much and can infuse that joy into the daily work of staff members.
  • genuinely likes people as much as they like animals and understands why we put this in the list!

Please note, this is not an entry level position as noted in the Skills and Qualifications Required sections of the job description.

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To apply, please email cover letter, salary requirements and resume to jobs@arlgp.org with “Animal Care Manager” in subject line.

Part-Time Animal Caregiver and Adoption Counselor

This position is part-time at 24 hours a week.

To apply, please submit a cover letter outlining your qualifications, reasons for pursuing a career in animal welfare and salary requirements, along with your resume to jobs@arlgp.org with the subject “Adoption Counselor/Animal Caregiver Part-Time.”

The ARLGP will review applications and resumes solely for posted positions and, due to the significant interest in our job openings, follow-up communication is limited to candidates. Submissions without the above requested materials will not be reviewed. If you have not been contacted within a month of application, you may assume that you have not been selected as a candidate.

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