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KENNEL TECHNICIAN
ESCAMBIA COUNTY ANIMAL SERVICES

Recruitment Salary: $11.25 – $12.93 Hourly; $23,400.00 – $26,894.40 Annually

Performs daily care and handling tasks of impounded animals, required recordkeeping, and provides for the security, wellbeing and humane treatment of the animals, including administering euthanasia.

Requirements: Ability to obtain Florida Euthanasia Certification within six months of hire.

View job posting and apply at http://www.myescambia.com/jobs
Close date: Open until filled

Escambia County BCC, Human Resources Department, 221 Palafox Place, Pensacola, FL 32502, 850-595-4964
Equal Opportunity Employer



ANIMAL CARE SERVICES ADMINISTRATOR
ANIMAL CARE AND ADOPTION DIVISION
Broward County (Fort Lauderdale), FL

Salary Range - $81,108 to $133,016/year (dependent upon qualifications)

THE POSITION: Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Division is seeking an Animal Care Services Administrator to assist the Division Director in providing professional oversight of its current and future Fort Lauderdale shelter operations. The Division is responsible for enforcing State of Florida and Broward County animal ordinances while instituting and advancing programs that promote responsible pet ownership. The Center maintains five major programs: Field Services, Intake Kennels, Clinic Services, Low Income Rabies Vaccination Clinics and Critical Path Programs which include Public Education and Marketing, Adoptions, Rescues and TNR programs with future development of additional programs planned to enhance service to the public sector. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the Division Director in the development and management of animal care programs and activities for Broward County, located in Southeast Florida with a population of 1.75 million and one of the most diverse and dynamic areas in the United States.

REQUIREMENTS: This position requires graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with major course work in Public or Business Administration and six (6) years of experience in animal care and regulation, including four (4) years high level supervisory and administrative experience; or any equivalent combination of relevant training and experience.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The ideal candidate will possess a strong combination of technical, communication and interpersonal skills as well as a wide range of experience in county, state and local animal care regulations and ordinances, thorough knowledge of the remedial care of animals and considerable knowledge of the standard practices in the field of animal care and regulation. Considerable knowledge of the funding process in a municipal environment as related to budgeting, cost accounting, financial planning and management is requisite as well as the ability to plan, direct and supervise the work of a staff of professional, paraprofessional and clerical employees.

THE ANIMAL CARE AND ADOPTION DIVISION: This Division is one of seven (7) divisions located within the Broward County Environmental Protection and Growth Management Department and has a budget of approximately $5.4 million and a staff of 70 positions.

SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience and is accompanied by an attractive benefits package including participation in the Florida Retirement System.

TO APPLY: Please submit resume via e-mail to: Careers_exec@broward.org Please reference "Animal Care Services Administrator" in the subject line. For additional information, please call: 954-357-6020. Closing date is Friday, February 21, 2014, 5:00 p.m. Please be aware that all information provided will be subject to public inspection in accordance with the Florida Sunshine Law.

BROWARD COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND PROVIDER OF SERVICES