Job Opportunities at Riverview

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Adoption Coordinator

Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue is seeking an experienced adoption coordinator. This is a full-time, salaried position. Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage and train adoption staff and volunteers
  • Counsel dog owners relinquishing dogs
  • Conduct behavior assessments
  • Match dogs with adoption applicants
  • Follow up and provide support to adoptive families
  • Work with other shelters and rescues to take  appropriate dogs
  • Work with dogs to improve their behavior prior to adoption
  • Schedule staff and fill in for staff absences
  • Transport dogs from shelters and owners as needed
  • Pick up arriving dogs from long-distance transports/airport
  • Must be available weekend and evening hours

Must be flexible and a team player, willing to help out in other departments as needed. Must have knowledge of dog behavior and body language. Excellent people skills required. Should be able to safely handle large, rambunctious dogs and to safely lift 50 pounds. Management experience is required.

Please apply online by following the link below:

Application Link