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  • 2 Mar 2018 4:17 PM | Anonymous

    About The Organization:

    SPCA Florida was founded in 1979 and is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to promoting and protecting the health, safety, and welfare of animals.  The organization operates an animal shelter with a 4,300 intake and 97% live release rate along with a full service, state-of-the-art medical hospital which includes 7 veterinarians and 25 vet techs.  We also have a Philanthropy Department which raises $1.2MM annually.

    Our campus is located in beautiful Lakeland, Florida and primarily serves the 600,000 partners in other shelters and rescues throughout the Florida region.  Our annual operating budget of $6M includes 86 employees along with 700+ volunteers.  Please visit us at:  www.spcaflorida.org to learn more about our organization.

    Job Summary:

    The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of SPCA Florida as well as upholding the organization's mission, vision, and values.  The Executive Director will work collaboratively with the organization's Board of Directors, existing Executive Team, and staff in establishing strategies, objectives, and implementation efforts that will ensure the short and long-term goals of the organization are realized.

    Other key duties include fundraising, community outreach and engagement. The Executive Director will be the organization's visible spokesperson and will have a unique opportunity to positively influence the community when it comes to educating and supporting the organization.

    Knowledge and Expertise:

    The successful candidate must possess a demonstrated knowledge of organizational and financial procedures for nonprofit agencies; a creative and dynamic approach to fundraising opportunities; demonstrated skills in human resource management and strong leadership abilities.  Proven track record in fund development for a nonprofit organization, including annual funds, donor drives, planned giving and restricted gifts.  Prior experience in developing and maintaining a strong culture of openness, integrity, and employee engagement.

    Must be able to meet and deal with the public and public officials in a tactful and diplomatic manner.  Must have experience in performance management and professional development of multi-disciplinary staff members including Directors, Managers, hourly employees, as well as management of and collaboration with a Board of Directors and Committee members in their organizational functions

    Required experience and education:

    • Leadership: 10 years
    • Extensive experience working with Boards
    • Bachelor's degree with at least 5-7 years solid management experience with passion for/experience with animal care or a related area; Masters’ preferred
    • Nonprofit organization experience preferred but not required,
    • Honesty, integrity, ability to garner respect and be approachable are required.
    • Outstanding written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
    • Strong planning, organizational and analytical skills.
    • Ability to positively motivate and develop staff, Board, and volunteers and build consensus.
    • Visionary and innovative thinker.
    • Ability to work collaboratively with all sectors of the community, the Board of Directors and staff.

    Apply on-line at:  www.spcaflorida.org/employment


  • 26 Feb 2018 4:13 PM | Nash McCutchen (Administrator)

    FABULOUS ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN needed to join Cat Depot’s, atypical, limited access rescue, adoption, education and resource center located in culturally rich, outdoor sports oriented Sarasota, Florida, minutes from sparkling beaches on the Gulf of Mexico.  As a highly skilled, cat savvy Veterinarian, you will provide cutting-edge medicine, forward thinking leadership, innovation, and best practices in our beautifully appointed 11,000+ square foot facility for both our shelter medical, and adjacent full-service affordable care clinic. Fully equipped, including dental radiography, digital x-ray, laser and ultrasound, our compassionate team is deeply committed to helping cats live a better, healthier, life of quality.

    Requirements:

    • Experienced veterinarian with excellent client relationship skills
    • Passion for cats with strong understanding of feline behavior and medicine.
    • Strong surgery, dentistry skills, internal medicine, and critical care skills.
    • Knowledge and experience in disease control, preferably in a shelter environment.
    • Interest and ability to participate in occasional rescue work.
    • Ability to handle the large volume, fast paced, multi-task environment of a growing and respected free-roaming shelter and clinic.
    • Ability to work some weekend hours, and willingness to be flexible to the changing needs of our community and operation.  
    • Professionalism at all times, including an enthusiastic, positive, even keeled demeanor.
    • Affiliation with AAHA, AAFP, HSUS, Best Friends or ASPCA initiatives a plus.

    Benefits include a highly competitive salary, insurance, vacation pay, continuing education, and a friendly, talented team who puts cats first and loves working together!  Leadership opportunity available for the right candidate.

    Email cover letter and resume to: dianad@catdepot.org

    with subject line “Veterinarian Application”

    Check us out at www.catdepot.org.


  • 15 Feb 2018 10:58 AM | Nash McCutchen (Administrator)

    Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is seeking a Kitten Nursery Manager to join its team in West Palm Beach, Florida.  Launched in 2016, the Kitten Nursery operates 24/7 and has thus far provided around the clock care to nearly 1,000 neonate kittens.  The Kitten Nursery Manager is responsible for the oversight of daily operations, including a team of dedicated staff and volunteers. Incorporated in 1925, Peggy Adams is a managed intake, private humane society providing programs and services to more than 45,000 animals each year. Watch this video to learn more about Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. 

    To apply, submit your resume, a cover letter and complete the online application at PeggyAdams.org/Career-Opportunities.


  • 19 Jan 2018 1:34 PM | Nash McCutchen (Administrator)

    Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is seeking to add to its Veterinary Technician team in West Palm Beach, Florida. If you do not have veterinary technician experience we will provide training.

    Incorporated in 1925, we are a managed intake, private humane society providing programs and services to more than 45,000 animals  each year. Watch this video to learn more about Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League and our medical programs.  

    To apply, submit your resume, a cover letter and complete the online application atPeggyAdams.org/Career-Opportunities.


  • 19 Jan 2018 1:32 PM | Nash McCutchen (Administrator)

    Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is seeking a Shelter Medicine Veterinarian to join its team of six doctors in West Palm Beach, Florida.  Incorporated in 1925, we are a managed intake, private humane society providing programs and services to more than 45,000 animals  each year. Watch this video to learn more about Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League and our medical programs.

    To apply, submit your resume, a cover letter and complete the online application at PeggyAdams.org/Career-Opportunities.


  • 5 Jan 2018 12:03 PM | Nash McCutchen (Administrator)


    Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of animals in need? Then come join SPCA Florida!  We are currently seeking career oriented individuals who are committed to the profession and value compassionate care and team work.


    We are seeking experienced DVMs for our McClurg Animal Medical Center, a progressive, professional and fast paced 6-doctor, non-profit facility making an impact throughout our community.  We are an integrated practice with a diverse caseload including wellness care, general medicine, soft tissue surgery, orthopedic surgery, and dentistry. Our mission is to provide for as many pets and people as possible with quality affordable service and care.

    Doctors are supported with modern equipment such as the latest in-house lab and diagnostics, high speed dental equipment, digital and dental radiology, blood pressure equipment, and ultrasound. You will be supported by a friendly, team-oriented, skilled and knowledgeable staff.  Flexible schedules, generally 4/10s, for our Monday-Sunday work week.

    There is ample opportunity to develop special skills and interests.  At least three years’ experience is desired. We will consider a motivated newer graduate with less experience.

    Benefits include national, state and local association dues, CEs, professional liability insurance, and full benefits – medical, dental, vision, life, STD, LTD, 403(b), paid holidays and PTO.  Salary commensurate with experience.

    To apply, visit us at www.spcaflorida.org/employment  We are an EOE/DFWP.


  • 5 Jan 2018 11:55 AM | Nash McCutchen (Administrator)

    Are you looking for a position where you can utilize your skills and indulge your passion for working with animals?  Then come join us and our pet health care professionals where you’ll have the chance to advocate for pets, educate clients on all aspects of pet health, and have the opportunity to participate in community events whose goal is to help spread the word and mission of SPCA Florida.

    We are actively seeking experienced full and part time veterinary assistants/technicians for our state-of-the art medical center. Our state-of-the-art equipment includes digital radiology, a full service in-house IDEXX lab, laser therapy, ultrasonography, and digital dental radiology just to name a few. Candidates must have the following to qualify for our interview process:

    • Preferred: Graduate from AVMA accredited program AND/OR 2-3 years' experience as a veterinary assistant.
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule (including Saturdays and Sundays). We are open 7 days a week; schedules (4 10s) will be as needed to facilitate business needs/hours.  Some overtime on occasion.
    • Familiarity with Avimark a plus.
    • Candidates must be eager to learn, show initiative, possess great customer service skills, have an understanding of vaccine and product protocols, knowledge of pet insurance, and able to work in a very fast paced environment with minor supervision.
    • CVA must be attained within 8 months of hire, if candidate is not a CVT.

    We offer competitive wages, benefits, and discounts on veterinary services and products (for your pet) along with a 403(b), PTO, and 6 (six) paid holidays. Salary is commensurate with experience.

    We are an EOE and DFWP; background checks conducted.

    APPLY HERE

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