Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in OAR's mission and programs.

Full-time Office Assistant/Scheduler

The Front Office Assistant/Scheduler is primarily responsible for answering phones, including: scheduling clients for daily appointments in our veterinary software; answering clients’ questions about the clinic, surgery process and pricing; and referring medical questions to the appropriate staff. The Front Office Assistant/Scheduler will also be trained to do intake and release of patients, and to enter patient data into our veterinary software, and fulfill these duties on an as-needed basis. The Front Office Assistant/Scheduler will not regularly be expected to handle animals, but should be comfortable around animals and handling cats. Physical requirements typically include lifting cats in carriers or traps to be moved throughout the building.  Position is full time, four days a week, approximately 7:30am-4pm.  No weekends.  Non-exempt status. Hourly employee. Reports to Clinic Director.  Essential duties of this job are described here. This description does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. 

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to oar.clinicdirector@gmail.com. Phone calls will NOT be accepted. Review of applications has begun and will continue until application is filled

Ohio Alleycat Resource and Spay/Neuter Clinic (OAR) is a high-volume, high-quality, low-cost spay/neuter clinic for pet, stray, and feral cats. Spay/neuter surgeries are performed Monday-Friday. OAR seeks enthusiastic staff members who are committed to OAR’s mission to reduce cat overpopulation in greater Cincinnati through spay/neuter and adoption. OAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part-time Veterinarian

The Veterinarian is responsible for daily care and sterilization of all surgical patients (performs surgery 2-3 days/week); Quality patient care and a healthy work environment are the top priorities. The Veterinarian reports to the Medical Director and works in conjunction with the Clinic Director. We only spay/neuter cats.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise veterinary technicians, and veterinary assistants.
  • Examine animals pre-op to determine their ability to withstand surgery.
  • Perform surgical sterilizations.
  • Examine animals post-op as necessary to ensure appropriate healing.
  • Inoculate animals and provide recommendations for follow up care.
  • Supervise handling and recording of controlled substances by veterinary technicians.
  • Supervise post-op rechecks and order of medical treatments as necessary to ensure complete surgical recovery.
  • Represent OAR in a professional and courteous manner at all times.
  • Provide quality service to clients, volunteers, and staff recognizing their individual contributions to the success of our organization.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • Commitment to OAR’s mission and interest in the animal welfare industry necessary.
  • Current Ohio Veterinary Licensure required.
  • Must be able to communicate well with team members, but work independently as well.
  • Must be process-oriented and skilled at performing repetitive tasks.
  • Willingness to train in high-volume spay/neuter techniques, and follow Humane Alliance guidelines where appropriate.

To apply, email resume to clinicdirector@ohioalleycat.org with the subject "Veterinarian"  

Full-time Community Cats Coordinator

The Community Cats Coordinator is responsible for the care and movement of cats in and out of the Community Cats (CC) program at OAR. The Community Cats Coordinator will also assist the Shelter Medical Director and Vet Techs with simple medical procedures as assigned. The Community Cats Coordinator will be responsible for developing CC programs aligned with OAR’s mission and vision.

Major responsibilities include determining placement of cats (shelter, barn program, or return to field), coordinating the barn cat program, coordinating the TNR (Trap-Neuter-Return) program and assisting the medical team with intake and administering routine medications.

You can read more about the position here.

To apply, email resume and cover letter by 3/15/19 to shelterdirector@ohioalleycat.org with the subject "Community Cats Coordinator."  Absolutely NO phone calls will be accepted about this position.