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Listed below are current employment opportunities at the ARLGP.

To apply for open positions, please email a resume, cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@arlgp.org with the position as the subject line in either a .pdf or Word document format.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

Director of Operations

The Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland (ARLGP) is seeking a progressive and innovative Director of Operations (DOO) to provide top-notch operational leadership and oversight.

Through collaborative leadership, the DOO sets tone and policy ensuring best practices in animal care/handling and cooperative relationships among staff throughout the organization. The DOO will create opportunities for staff to excel in their responsibilities and develop skill sets enabling them to grow professionally at ARLGP.

The DOO manages the ARLGP shelter operations departments, including the veterinary, training and behavior, facilities, foster, guest services and animal care teams. Directs the proper utilization of inventory, purchasing and cash handling. Manages ARLGP animal inventory and makes policy decisions regarding animal placement. Ensures quality animal care and shelter cleanliness, as well as excellent customer service. Ensures quality programming that is in accordance with ARLGP mission, goals, vision, and resources. Responsible for managing budgets, supervising staff, and writing policy and procedures.

Please read this position’s full job description here


Guest Services Representative

Guest Service Representatives manage the daily communication between the public and the shelter, delivering superior customer service, advocating for animals in our care and in the community, sharing/scheduling/advising ARLGP services, procedures and policies with the public, as well as basic animal care and behavior counseling.

We have full-time and part-time openings for this role. Please read this position’s full job description here


Feline Adoption Counselor/Care Technician

Adoption Counselors/Care Technicians are responsible for fostering a spirit of goodwill and trust between the public and the shelter, delivering superior customer service, maintaining clean, humane and healthy living conditions for pets in the shelter, advocating for animals in our care and in the community, educating the public about ARLGP services, procedures and policies, as well as basic animal care and health and behavior counseling.

We have full-time and part-time openings for this role. Please read this position’s full job description here


Canine Adoption Counselor/Care Technician

Adoption Counselors/Care Technicians are responsible for fostering a spirit of goodwill and trust between the public and the shelter, delivering superior customer service, maintaining clean, humane and healthy living conditions for pets in the shelter, advocating for animals in our care and in the community, educating the public about ARLGP services, procedures and policies, as well as basic animal care and health and behavior counseling.

We have full-time and part-time openings for this role. Please read this position’s full job description here


Facilities and Maintenance Manager

The ARLGP is seeking a Facilities and Maintenance Manager to facilitate the efficient operation of the shelter and additional buildings in accordance with established policies and procedures and to ensure the proper repair and maintenance of facilities, equipment, and grounds. To initiate and maintain relationships with vendors/contractors in our community to the benefit of the organization.

Please read this position’s full job description here


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