Adoption Counselor

Share via:

  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Waukesha, WI
  • 4/21/24
  • Job Type Details: HAWS Adoption Counselor

Adoption Counselor / Reception

Positions are currently available for our front office Adoption / Reception Staff. Flexible part time and permanent full time positions and full time hours are a possibility in the future. Must be available either Saturday and/or Sunday every week. Hours are flexible but fall in the range of 8:30am – 7:00pm, Monday thru Friday; 8:30am – 5:00pm on Saturday and 11:00am – 5:00pm on Sunday.

These positions are perfect for animal lovers who enjoy working as part of a team, with the public in a fast paced and diverse environment. Duties include receiving animals, assisting with adoptions, animal education and a variety of activities including light maintenance of the office area. The qualified candidates will have exceptional customer service skills and organization abilities. They must be comfortable in a noisy, distracting environment. They must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. The qualified candidate will be flexible, enthusiastic and energetic.  Must be able to work with all species of domestic animals and some wildlife.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Requires contact with the public that involves a high degree of courtesy.
  • Requires ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing, including telephone, computer systems and face-to-face interactions.
  • Requires the ability to work under pressure and under noisy conditions around animals.

Reporting Relationship

Reports directly to Office Lead Employees and Shelter Manager.

To apply, please submit a HAWS application and resume to Nichole Janny, Business and Culture Director at

Applying for this job? Let them know that you learned about it on Jobs That Help!

Share via:
Item added to cart.
0 items - $0.00