Animal Control Officer (Animal Shelter)
Georgetown, KY, United States of America

Job Skills / Requirements

Individual need to provide general care, handling and cleaning for stray and adoptable animals. Duties include: enforcement of all state laws and local ordinances pertaining to domestic animals; greeting and assisting the public; receiving and resolving complaints; picking up stray and unwanted animals; responding to emergency calls: assisting with possible cruelty and abandonment investigations. Individual selected will also perform some kennel work, complete general office duties, assist with adoptions, return animals to owners, assist in cleaning and maintaining shelter and grounds, assist in euthanasia, and maintain all related records and paperwork. Position may include some night, weekend, and holiday work.

Position requires graduation from high school or GED, a background check and a valid driver’s license are required. Preference will be given to applicants with prior volunteer or work-related experience with animals. Must live in Scott County or within close proximity be able to respond to emergency calls within 30 minutes.

Please apply by Friday, May 10, however, applications will be accepted until interviews begin. Please apply by following the employment opportunities link at www.scottky.com.

Scott County Fiscal Court is an equal opportunity employer.

Education Requirements (Any)

High school diploma or GED

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan

Screening Requirements: Motor Vehicle, Criminal Background Check, Education Verification, Employment Verification


This job reports to the Animal Control Director

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.

Number of Openings for this position: 1