Join our team!
Do you love animals? Join the Cheyenne Animal Shelter team and help serve the community of Laramie County and all it’s furry friends.
The Cheyenne Animal Shelter provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
Full-time Certified Veterinary Tech
Duties include: Assisting shelter veterinarians in the Vet Clinic including medical treatments and exams, anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, and clinic cleaning and sanitizing. Also assisting with vaccinations, deworming, medical and behavior evaluation of animals entering the shelter. Must work as a positive team member to help CAS pursue its mission, goals and philosophy
Required: HS Diploma with Certified Vet Tech Certification. Six months to one year recent work experience in Animal Shelter environment. Over 18 years of age. Excellent verbal/written communication skills. PC knowledge with Windows environment. . Cheyenne Animal Shelter requires pre-employment and random drug testing.
Schedule: Full-time, Mon-Fri. (for initial training), 8 am to 6 pm with weekend flexibility in scheduling.
Part-time Animal Care Specialist
Duties include: Care, feeding and cleaning of shelter animals and their habitats. Req. skills: HS Grad with 6 months experience in animal handling, adherence to all safety rules/procedures and excellent customer service skills a must. Previous animal shelter experience preferred.
Schedule requirements will include weekend availability. Cheyenne Animal Shelter requires pre-employment and random drug screens.
Part-time Customer Service Specialist
Front Desk Staff will greet all patrons upon arrival and assist them with new pet adoptions, owner reclaims, pet surrenders and address all inquiries of the shelter.
Requirements include: HS Grad, with 1 year minimum previous customer service experience. Previous animal handling experience highly desired.
Part-time Intake Specialist
Receives animals into the shelter. Provides full medical exam of all incoming animals, including checking for identification, administering vaccines and deworming, taking photos, and checking for injuries or other concerns. Remains alert and aware of animal behavior and physical condition. Reports concerns to appropriate departments or managers. Maintains safe and sanitary areas for animals being received into the shelter. Handles animals in a humane manner according to established safety policies and procedures.
High school diploma or GED equivalent. Minimum one year of animal handling experience in a shelter or clinic setting. Ability to work confidently with animals of all species, sizes, temperaments, and health statuses. One year customer service experience in an office, retail, or other business setting. Computer literate in a Windows environment. Ability to communicate effectively. Excellent interpersonal skills.
If you are interested in any of our open positions, please submit a completed application to:
Cheyenne Animal Shelter
800 Southwest Drive
Cheyenne, WY 82007
Attn: Human Resources