The GBHS is currently accepting applications for a part-time animal caretaker.
Candidate must have a high school education or GED equivalent; customer
service experience and a basic understanding of animal welfare; minimal
computer skills; able to lift minimum of 50 pounds; able to work well in
a team environment; able to work weekends, evenings, and holidays as
necessary; meet minimum general requirements for GBHS employment as set
forth in GBHS employee handbook. Previous animal care experience a plus.
This position requires a lot of physical labor. Primary duties include:
Cleaning details as directed by immediate supervisor
Daily care and treatment of animals including but not limited to bathing, exercise, and behavior
Documenting behavior observations
Maintaining up to date identification cards for all adoptable animals
Cleaning and maintaining the facility and grounds
Reporting animal health concerns to Clinic Technicians in a timely manner
Observe and follow strict nutrition and medical guidelines for animals being treated by Clinic Technicians
All applicants must submit a resume to be considered for hire. Resume may be
submitted by email
or fax (205-942-1213) to the attention of the Human Resource
may also mail or deliver your resume to the GBHS at 300 Snow Drive, Birmingham, AL 35209 during our normal
All interviews are by appointment only. NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.