Employment Opportunities at FVHA

Receptionist for Fox Valley Humane Association, Appleton

FVHA is currently seeking a Receptionist at their Appleton location. This full time position includes some benefits. The receptionist position acts as the first “info source” of the organization answering phones, greeting and directing customers.

Building Coordinator for Fox Valley Humane Association, Appleton

This is a full time position with some benefits preparing the shelter for daily visitors and activities. Duties include, but are not limited to, cleaning, special projects and transporting pets to various adoption centers. Tasks are varied as well as require daily attention and can be fast paced needing good attention to detail and follow through.

Adoption Specialist for Fox Valley Humane Association, Appleton

FVHA is currently seeking an organized, motivated Adoption Specialist to work in a fast paced environment caring for animals. The Adoption Specialist would assist in the daily operations of the shelter as well as with adoptions and pet-related problem-solving.

Animal Care Staff for Fox Valley Humane Association, Appleton 

FVHA is currently seeking motivated, fun, compassionate staff who would love to work in a fast paced environment caring for the health and welfare of the animals in our care and helping to find their forever homes.

Animal Care and Adoption Staff for FVHA Outreach Center at PetSmart, Appleton     (Part-time, weekends only)

FVHA is currently seeking motivated and compassionate staff member who would love to help care for the health and welfare of the animals and find their forever homes. This is a part-time, weekend position at the FVHA Outreach Center at PetSmart in Grand Chute.

To apply: fill out our Employment Application AND Employment Questionnaire  Questions? Email: shelter@foxvalleypets.org.  NO phone calls.


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 2016-2017 academic year
View the FVHA Veterinary Externship Brochure or read over FVHA’s Wisconsin Federated Humane Society Member’s Resume

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Looking to volunteer?

FVHA and our animal residents rely on the many dedicated, talented volunteers who give generously of themselves to help our animals that are in search of new homes. Our volunteers gave 10,963 hours of their time at the shelter in 2013 - this doesn't include time donated at events or through projects outside the shelter!

Become a volunteer! Volunteering at FVHA is a rewarding way to make a real difference for the animals - no matter what skills you have or the amount of time you can give, we would love to have you on our team.

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