Open Positions

Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the PAWS family! Here are the positions we currently have available:

Director of Development & Community Relations
PAWS seeks an inspired, passionate and seasoned Development & Community Relations Director.  This position is a member of the leadership team and reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer.

PAWS Director of Development & Community Relations is responsible for leading and planning all fundraising, to ensure a sustainable and growing funding base, and community outreach and communications activities to provide the community with compelling, practical information and resources to make a kinder world for animals. 

Click here to read and download the full job description and requirements.

How to apply
Please submit your resume and a letter stating why you are interested in this position and what makes you uniquely qualified. Send to:

DCR Director Search
PO Box 1037
Lynnwood, WA 98046

Or via email to

This position will remain open until filled. First consideration will be given to applicants who respond by July 17, 2015.


If you're looking to gain valuable hands on experience in animal welfare, animal sheltering or wildlife rehabilitation, do check out the various opportunities we have for volunteersinterns and externs.