Open Positions

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

 

Wildlife Rehabilitator
The purpose of this position is to coordinate daily animal care at the PAWS Wildlife Center.

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

How to apply
Please send your resume, cover letter, two letters of reference and completed PAWS employment application via email to emeredith@paws.org or by postal mail to:

Emily Meredith, Wildlife Rehabilitation Manager
PAWS
PO Box 1037
Lynnwood, WA 98046

This position will remain open until filled.


Chief Operating Officer
The Chief Operating Officer directly oversees PAWS’ core business operating areas including finance/accounting, information technology, human resources, organizational planning, facilities and operations. 

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

How to apply
Please submit your resume and a cover letter to: 

PAWS
Chief Operating Officer Search
PO Box 1037
Lynnwood, WA 98046

Or via e-mail to coosearch@paws.org.

This position will remain open until filled. First consideration will be given to applications received prior to July 30, 2016.

Administrative Assistant

The purpose of this position is to provide support to PAWS’ capital campaign project and business office in carrying out day-to-day organizational operations.

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

How to apply
Send your resume, completed PAWS employment application and cover letter stating why you are interested in the position to:

PAWS - Administrative Assistant Position
PO Box 1037
Lynnwood, WA 98046

Or via e-mail to rbishop@paws.org.

This position will remain open until filled.


Companion Animal Services Veterinary Technician
Looking for a new challenge, or to work part-time in another aspect of veterinary medicine? The PAWS Companion Animal Services department in Lynnwood has openings for veterinary technicians on our shelter medicine team.

You will get extensive experience performing intubation, IV injections, dentals, radiographs, diagnostic procedures, examinations, and hands-on work with over 4,000 animals annually. Our team provides excellent care and spay/neuter surgeries for cats and dogs awaiting a second chance at a loving home. Over 95% of the animals are saved through our efforts including mass removals, hernia repairs, amputations, eye and ear surgeries—annually 200 specialty surgeries and 2,500 spays/neuters.

Grow your skills and be part of this fulfilling work by choosing a part-time or full-time schedule. Our positions offer competitive wages, annual CE, uniform allowance, paid time off, a 401(k) plan, and medical/dental for full-time employees.

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

How to apply
Send your resume, cover letter and completed PAWS employment application via e-mail to Dr. Elizabeth Vincenzi: lvincenzi@paws.org.

This position will remain open until filled.


Donor Relations Assistant
The purpose of this half-time position is to assist the donor relations coordinators in processing donor-related information to further enhance donor cultivation and gift solicitation. 

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

How to apply
Send your resume, cover letter and completed PAWS employment application to:

Donor Relations Assistant Search
PO Box 1037
Lynnwood, WA 98046

Or via e-mail to apontrelli@paws.org.

This position will remain open until filled.


Wildlife Facility Assistant
The purpose of this seasonal position is to support the Wildlife Facility Caretaker with wildlife rehabilitation facilities maintenance.

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

How to apply
Please send your resume, cover letter and completed PAWS employment application via e-mail to Jennifer Convy at jconvy@paws.org.

This position will remain open until filled.


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.