Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA. As a nationally recognized organization, we are committed to making a positive difference in the lives of the animals in our community. You have the opportunity to become a part of this exciting, positive, innovative and professional organization.

Clinic Assistant. Full time position. Open until filled. Clinic Veterinary Assistants are responsible for monitoring and treating all patients with medical concerns within the shelter. They perform thorough intake protocols for all animals entering the shelter, administer daily medications, triage reported health concerns, and provide care for patients housed in critical care areas within the clinic. Clinic Assistants must have a strong team mentality, multitasking and independent decision making skills, and effective written and verbal communication skills. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references to kallen@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins please.

Surgical Veterinary Assistant Surgical Veterinary Assistant. Full time position. Open until filled. The CASPCA surgical team completes approximately 30 surgeries per day. The majority of surgeries are routine spay/neuter of dogs and cats, however, additional procedures such as amputations, enucleations and dentals are also performed. Surgery assistants are an essential part of this process and must have the ability to maintain a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and be an effective team player in a fast-paced work environment. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references to kallen@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins please.

Licensed Veterinary Technician. One full-time position available. Open until filled. Licensed Veterinary Technicians play a key role in the day to day functions of the clinic here at the CASPCA. They are vital to the success of our high volume surgical clinic, while also providing medical care for all shelter and fosters animals. Looking for an experienced LVT who is comfortable working in a fast paced environment. Candidates should have strong independent decision making stills, and be able to work effectively as part of a strong and energetic team. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and three professional references in a combined PDF to kallen@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins please.

Rummage Store Associate. Full-time and part-time positions available. Looking for hardworking and friendly team players to provide exceptional customer service. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to admin@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins please.

Rummage Store Assistant Manager Full-time position available. Primary responsible for providing assistance to the Rummage Store Manage and acting as manager when manager is not on premise. Takes ownership in managing staff and volunteer efforts to ensure cooperative team, positive attitudes, the achievement of store revenue, goals, and the advancement of the CASPCA mission.  Please send a resume and cover letter to admin@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins please.

Animal Care Specialist   Full-time and part-time positions available. Primarily responsible for providing routine animal care, maintaining clean and safe housing areas for the animals in care, facility cleaning, customer service and related duties. Please send cover letter and resume to http://krichardson@caspca.org No calls or walk-ins please.

Dog Enrichment Coordinator   Full-time position available. Primarily responsible for providing in shelter enrichment activities for dogs which includes running daily playgroups, assist with sending dogs out on field trips and develop strategic methods to shorten length of stay and increase adoption rates for all canines entering the CASPCA’s care. Update bios, photos and videos of dogs in the shelter database and use social media to promote the shelter dogs. Effectively communicate with staff, volunteers, and potential adopters. Please send cover letter and resume to lhuffman@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins please.

Development Associate– Full-time position available. Responsible for supporting fundraising activities for the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (CASPCA).  This positon will support all aspects of fundraising related to annual appeals, donor research, donor development and cultivation, sponsor identification and engagement, grant writing and calendar creation, and database maintenance.  This requires ensuring donor data integrity, tax receipts, data and gift entry, preparing and sending communications to donors, preparing fundraising reports, preparing board member alerts and major donor call lists, and contributing to the success of the organization’s fundraising activities.  As the primary administrator of the database, endures donor cultivation and solicitation activities are tracked and reported correctly. Plays an important role for all fundraising activities including donor and public relations, direct mail appeals and special events. Maintains the campaign initiatives spreadsheet, grants spreadsheet, and tracks grant deadlines. Please send a resume and cover letter to csawyer@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins please.  The CASPCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.