Texas Animal Shelter Coalition

Job Opening-Irving Animal Services Officer

  • 18 Apr 2016
  • 27 Apr 2016
  • Irving, Texas


City | Irving , TX | Animal Services 

Job Status: Full-Time

Details: CLOSING DATE: APRIL 27, 2016     Apply Now 


Job Description


Duties include responding to complaints reported by the public – capturing stray or loose animals, removing dead animals and investigating biting incidents; issuing warnings and citations for animal control ordinance violations; caring for captured animals; cleaning animal shelter facilities and vehicles; euthanizing animals; and testifying in court when required. Duties also include answering and dispatching calls, participating in a dispatch duty rotation. A high school diploma or equivalent and two years experience in animal control or a related field are required. Must have basic computer knowledge and familiarity with Microsoft Office products; and have, or be able to obtain within specified timeframe, DSHS basic certification in animal control and a valid Class C Texas driver’s license. Bilingual (English / Spanish) skills beneficial. Schedule will include some weekend and evening hours, including participation in the on-call rotation; must be available for callback in emergency situations and be able to adhere to a maximum one hour emergency response time.


FULL PAY RANGE $19.39 - $27.35 PER HOUR


For more information and to apply: https://tx-irving.civicplushrms.com/careers/Jobs.aspx


Corey Price | Animal Services Manager

City of Irving |Animal Services
4140 Valley View Lane Irving, TX 75038

P: (972) 721-2258

cprice@cityofirving.org | cityofirving.org


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