Animal Care Tech Supervisor

$18.37 - $20.90 hourly
  • City of Pflugerville
  • Pflugerville, TX, USA
  • Jan 13, 2022
Full time Animal Control

Job Description

It's a great time to be in Pflugerville!

The City of Pflugerville is seeking its next Animal Care Tech Supervisor to join our team! The person we seek will believe in and exhibit the City's P.F.I.R.S.T. core values: Positive, Forward-thinking, Integrity, Resilience, Service, and Teamwork.

City of Pflugerville employees enjoy three (3) weeks of paid vacation along with 14 paid holidays a year, an attractive retirement plan where the City puts in 2 dollars for every 1 dollar you put into retirement, and the possibility to work from home!

As an Animal Care Tech Supervisor for the City, you will be facilitating the Pflugerville Animal Welfare Services shelter through effective supervision, training, and direction of assigned personnel.

Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Supervise and provide direction to assigned personnel
  • Train and mentor new Animal Care Techs and volunteers.
  • Oversee and work alongside Animal Care Techs to clean and maintain the shelter facility and provide care for shelter animals.
  • Oversee and assist Animal Care Techs with administering required medications and vaccinations and notify the Director of animals showing symptoms of illness or injury.
  • Develop, recommend, and implement operating procedures to enhance the effectiveness of shelter operations.

If you are the right person for this opportunity, you will be able to develop, implement, and administer goals, objectives, and procedures for providing effective and efficient services for the City.

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent experience.
  • 1-2 years experience working with animals, supervisory experience, or some combination of experience and training that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities preferred.
  • Valid Class C Texas driver's license.
  • Vet tech experience or certification preferred.

Benefits Overview:

  • Health benefits including City paid Medical
  • Generous Leave - including 3 weeks' vacation, 2½ weeks sick, community service hours, and wellness hours
  • Retirement - 7% 2:1, (7% employee contribution and 14% City match)
  • Sick Leave Pool option
  • Long Term Disability paid by City
  • Military Leave
  • Education Reimbursement
  • City paid basic term life insurance policy

For more details about the benefits offered by the City please visit: https://www.pflugervilletx.gov/city-government/people-and-culture/benefits

If you are someone interested in making a difference in the community and wish to be a part of the Pflugerville team, go to pflugervilletx.gov under Employment Opportunities and apply today!