Employment Opportunities at FVHA


The Receptionist welcomes visitors by greeting them in person or on the telephone.  They direct guests and phone calls by maintaining company data, employee contacts, and department information. The Receptionist creates connections with all visitors and contacts of the shelter focusing on bettering their overall customer experience. See full job description here.

Animal Care Staff – 2 Full Time Opportunities

The Animal Specialist is responsible for the care of all animals in the shelter. They are in charge of the day to day cleaning and maintenance of kennels and cages. Animal Specialists are the staff members who work with the animals constantly and are the main caretakers. Their position requires them to have knowledge of all animal needs in their department. See full job description here.

Volunteer Coordinator

The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for over-seeing, coordinating, and training all of the Fox Valley Humane Association’s volunteers. This position also requires the fostering and encouragement of current volunteers, recruitment of new volunteers, and growth of volunteer programs. See full job description here.

Interested in applying? Please complete send the two completed forms and email them to Vicki at humaneofficer@foxvalleypets.org
Document One: Questionnaire and Document Two: Application

Internship & Externship Opportunities at FVHA

Veterinary Externship (Available to Fourth Year UW Veterinary Medical School Students)

FVHA’s on-site surgical suite is equipped for examinations, diagnostics, treatments, and basic soft tissue surgeries including ovariohysterectomies, castrations, mass removals, and enucleations. Surgical sterilization is performed on dogs, cats, and rabbits. The suite is staffed by a team of experienced veterinarians, certified veterinary technicians, and veterinary assistants. The suite has two surgical tables and anesthetic machines to accommodate two surgeons. Our two-week externships offer a positive, engaging, hands-on learning experience. For more information, please email shelter@foxvalleypets.org.

Not accepting any additional applications this year, please check for the 2017-2018 academic year
View the FVHA Veterinary Externship Brochure or read over FVHA’s Wisconsin Federated Humane Society Member’s Resume

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