(Press Release, March 6, 2020)
The City of Pocatello has posted an opening on the City’s website seeking an Animal Services Supervisor. The Full-Time position pays between $20.60 – $22.21 per hour. The City is requesting applications be submitted by March 20.
The job summary for the position reads:
“The Animal Services Supervisor manages the daily operations of the City Animal Services Shelter, including supervising employees and operations. This is a working supervisor position performing many of the same functions as the Animal Care Specialists as needed, with the additional responsibility to oversee daily operations, manage the animal licensing and permit program, monitor adoptions and compliance with policies and procedures.
The job requires knowledge of animal care, building maintenance, and customer service including in situations where persons may be upset or emotionally distraught. The job requires the ability to maintain a collaborative and cooperative working relationship with elected and appointed officials, other City employees, other organizations, and the general public.
The work environment includes animal care and control and a building and grounds maintenance environment that includes the use of power equipment and outdoor weather conditions including extreme temperatures. The job is occasionally exposed to animals that may be injured or aggressive and includes the hazard of exposure to drugs used to euthanize animals and zoonotic diseases, including rabies. The noise level is generally moderate but can occasionally be high.
The job is an on-call position, requiring response to emergency situations.”
To learn more about this and other positions available with the City of Pocatello, or to apply for an open position, visit: https://www.pocatello.us/546/Employment-Opportunities