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Staff Veterinarian

Help us save and improve the lives of animals in the Greater Kansas City area! The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City is seeking a full or part time veterinarian to join our team.  This doctor would care for both shelter and client owned pets in our busy clinic which targets under-served and low-income populations.  We offer a wide range of services, including spay/neuter, wellness care and outpatient medical care as well as basic dentistry and general surgical services.  There is always something interesting going on!  We offer our staff doctors competitive wages and benefits, and appreciate a healthy work-life balance.  We are also a qualifying 501 c3 non-profit organization for doctors interested in the Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.  To apply please send resume and/or CV submissions to kate@hsgkc.org.

Veterinary Technicians/Assistants

The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City, a 501c3 non-profit organization, is currently seeking veterinary technicians/assistants for our fast-paced public service veterinary clinic. Applicants should be positive team players who are prepared to multi-task, while giving excellent customer service and patient care. Bilingual Spanish speakers are especially encouraged to apply. Availability for Saturday shifts is mandatory.  If you are ready to join us in saving and improving the lives of cats and dogs in the Greater Kansas City area please either email your resume to brittany@hsgkc.org or submit an application and resume in person at 5445 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66104.

Part-Time Cattery Attendant

As a Cattery Attendant you would be responsible for maintaining a clean, safe, and healthy environment for all cats residing in the Shelter. Daily care of cats housed in the cat rooms includes cleaning, feeding, socializing, and administering medical treatments as needed. Work is performed in a fast-paced environment with frequent interruptions. Must have attention to detail and be a self starter, yet be able to be a team player as needed. Job does require heavy lifting and the ability to be on ones feet for long periods of time. If you are ready to join us in saving and improving the lives of cats and dogs in the Greater Kansas City area please either email your resume to sarah@hsgkc.org or submit an application and resume in person at 5445 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66104.



Internship Opportunities

Veterinary and Vet Tech Students: Preceptorship or Externship Experiences

The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City welcomes veterinary and vet tech students for their preceptorship or externship experiences. Students should expect to participate alongside veterinarians and staff in our outpatient care clinic which serves a low income public clientele as well as our own shelter population and the shelter population of the KCK municipal animal control facility. DVM student externs will have opportunities to practice clinical and shelter medicine and technician students will have opportunities to practice clinical and surgical support duties. DVM students undergoing their clinical rotations, and who are previously prepared, will have some opportunities to perform spay/neuter surgery under supervision. Interested students should email Dr. Sandra Walker.

Special Events/Communications Intern

This unpaid development internship opportunity is available every semester (Fall, Spring, Summer). It will include working with the public and media on behalf of the Humane Society of Greater Kansas City under supervision of the Vice President of Development. This position requires 10-15 hours of work per week, with plenty of opportunities to fill your portfolio while having a lot of fun and flexibility at the same time!

Internship Projects

Assisting with the HSGKC PR Plan which includes:

Qualifications

Length of Commitment

To apply: