Foster and Transfer Coordinator
Full Time (40 hrs), Exempt, Salary
Larimer Humane Society is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Foster and Transfer Coordinator. This is a regular full-time, salaried, position. The Foster and Transfer Coordinator position reports to the Organization’s Shelter Manager and is responsible for coordinating the Shelter's animal foster care and animal transfer programs. The position recruits and trains foster care volunteers, performs required home visits, and creates and delivers excellent program communications. Responsible for coordinating the transfer of animals to breed placement groups and other transfer organizations, and coordinates transfers of animals from other shelters and facilities to Larimer Humane Society. This position works closely with our clinic, behavior, evaluation and enrichment staff members providing back-up as needed. Responds to emergency phone calls from foster volunteers as required. Previous veterinary assistant and/or companion animal care experience is required. Applicants must be able to work a varied scheduled including some evenings. The current work schedule for this position is Tuesday through Saturday and is subject to change. Please include salary requirements as well as days and hours of availability in cover letter. Local candidates preferred as relocation funds are not available.
Hiring range is in the mid to high-20’s and may be negotiable commensurate with experience.
Closes February 25, 2015 or when filled.