Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in OAR's mission and programs. We have the following openings:

Part-Time Temporary Neonatal Nursery Assistant

OAR is hiring individuals with experience in feline veterinary care for its newest life-saving program: Kittengarten, a round-the-clock nursery for neonatal (newborn) kittens. Nursery Assistants provide excellent care for in-house patients and help reduce the euthanasia rate for this fragile population in local city shelters. Candidates must be detail-oriented, calm under stress, capable of following procedures to the letter of the law, and skilled at working independently.This position requires strict adherence to protocols and excellent attendance history.

To apply, read the entire job posting here. If you meet the qualifications, email resume and cover letter to nursery@ohioalleycat.org. NO PHONE CALLS will be accepted about this position, and resumes without a cover letter will not be considered.

Full and Part-time Veterinary Aide - Spay/Neuter Clinic

The Veterinary Aide is primarily responsible for keeping the flow of surgery going by maintaining equipment and supplies. This includes making sterilized pack wraps; cleaning surgical instruments; doing laundry; cleaning traps and carriers; and maintaining cleanliness in the surgical area (cleaning kennels, mopping, etc.). Physical requirements typically include regular bending and stretching for cleaning duties (vacuuming, mopping, sweeping, cleaning kennels). Position requires Veterinary Aide to stand for most of the day. Full-time position is Monday to Friday 8am-2pm; Part-time position will be 1 or 2 days a week 8am-2pm. Non-exempt status. Hourly employee. Reports to Clinic Medical Director. The Veterinary Aide will likely be crosstrained for the Veterinary Assistant position.  You can read more about the position here.

To apply, email resume and cover letter (indicating which position you are applying for) to clinicdirector@ohioalleycat.orgAbsolutely NO phone calls will be accepted about this position.

========================

Full and Part-time Veterinary Assistant - Spay/Neuter Clinic

The Veterinary Assistant is primarily responsible for the care of cats before, during, and after surgery. This includes preparing cats for surgery; monitoring cats’ vital signs; tracking cats’ medical records through the surgical process; feeding and monitoring cats after surgery; maintaining clinic cleanliness; and transferring cats into carriers and kennels. The Veterinary Assistant regularly handles cats, and must be comfortable handling animals as a daily part of their position. Physical requirements typically include lifting cats in carrier or traps; and regular bending and stretching for cleaning duties (vacuuming, mopping, sweeping, cleaning kennels). Position requires Veterinary Assistant to stand for most of the day. Full-time position is Monday-Friday, 7am-3pm. Part-time position is 1 or 2 days a week, 7 am-3pm. Non-exempt status. Hourly employee.  Reports to Clinic Medical Director. You can read more about the position here.

To apply, email resume and cover letter (indicating which position you are applying for) to clinicdirector@ohioalleycat.orgAbsolutely NO phone calls will be accepted about this position.

=========================

 

If you are interested in volunteering at OAR, we would love to have you! You can submit an application to volunteer at http://www.ohioalleycat.org/volunteer/.