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.

Adoptions and Intakes Manager – Primarily responsible for supervising all Adoptions & Intakes Specialists to ensure the delivery of welcoming, solution-oriented client services to all visitors of the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA.  Responsible for the management of all aspects of animal intake, matchmaking and the adoption process.  Works hands-on with staff to help guide good decision making, enthusiastic interactions, and a proactive approach, ensuring that animals are placed in caring and appropriate homes. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.

Animal Care Specialist – 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. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.

Canine Enrichment Specialist – Responsible for the overall cognitive health of the SPCA’s canine shelter population with the goals of shortening length of stay, reducing shelter stress, and increasing pet retention and adoption. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.

Custodian – Responsible for thorough and outstanding cleanliness of the entire facility, with particular attention to high traffic areas both indoors and outdoors.  The objective is to maintain a spotless appearance through regular, safe, thorough, systematic housekeeping duties.  We are looking for service superstars who are reliable, ready to learn on the job, can work efficiently and with minimal supervision while upholding the SPCA’s dedication to team work and customer service. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.

Medical Foster Coordinator – Responsible for the management of all patients in foster homes due to body weight, age, or medical concerns with the goal of providing responsible, low stress home environments for shelter patients. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.

Rummage Store Associate – Responsible for efficiently sorting incoming donations, processing sales transactions, merchandising inventory, providing excellent customer service to donors and colleagues. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.

Shelter Veterinarian – Oversees the SPCA’s onsite veterinary clinic, providing leadership, direction, and supervision to all members of the clinic staff. The Shelter Veterinarian is expected to be well versed in shelter medicine including protocol development, outbreak prevention and management, and staff training. They are expected to stay current in the field of shelter medicine through independent research and continuing education conferences. Due to the nature of the shelter setting, after-hours and on-call work is necessary. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.

Volunteer Manager – Oversees all elements of volunteering within the organization and provides educational training and presentations. The responsibility of this role is to create volunteer engagement assignments for the provision of an excellent, rewarding experience that encourages an ongoing connection with the SPCA as volunteers, donors and advocates. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume to careers@caspca.org. No calls or walk-ins, please.