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adoption counselor

Do you have a passion for customer service, and want to work where you make a difference in animals’ lives? The Dakin Humane Society is looking for new team members.

Adoption Counselors provide excellent customer service by phone and in person. You should have a positive and energetic approach to helping people and love a challenge. Previous experience delivering excellent customer service in a fast paced environment, computer literacy, and a passion for helping animals are required. Must have flexible schedule and ability to work both weekend days.  Pay rate is $12/hour.

The first step to applying: You must attend the info session on September 25th at 6pm.

To register for the info session: Send your resume and letter of interest to No phone calls, please.

Dakin Position Description

Title: Adoption Counselor

Reports to: Adoption Center Manager

Hours: Full-time, non-exempt, hourly

Function: Under the supervision of the adoption center manager, the adoption counselor ensures safe and humane operations of Dakin adoption centers. S/he ensures that high quality customer service is delivered to clients and volunteers of the adoption centers while contributing to the operation and maintenance of facilities.


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