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Animal Services Officer - Elk Grove Police Department, CA

Title Animal Services Officer
Type Public Safety
Date Posted 2022-07-22
City / Organization Elk Grove Police Department, CA
Website Click here for more information or to apply
Email Contact kcallahan@elkgrovecity.org
Animal Services Officer
$51,900.00 - $69,551.00 annually + excellent benefits
The City of Elk Grove is looking for motivated and responsible individuals with excellent writing and communication skills. The ideal candidate will possess well-rounded animal handling experience, works well under stress, and is able to prioritize tasks to support our team of talented employees at Elk Grove's state-of-the-art animal shelter.
Under general supervision, the incumbent will perform a variety of duties involved in the enforcement of various City and state animal related ordinances, regulations, and laws governing the care and keeping of livestock and domestic animals in the City; investigate complaints regarding nuisance, stray, uncontrolled, dangerous or diseased animals and issue appropriate citations; transport animals to City designated shelter; prepare written reports for prosecution of local ordinances and state law; provide public information and education to citizens and community groups regarding animal services; and perform other duties related to humane animal protection and control.
Filing Deadline: 08/10/2022 5:00 PM
Please note that only the most qualified candidates will be invited to participate in the first round of interviews. Therefore, it is to your advantage to provide detailed and accurate responses to the supplemental questions to help us assess your knowledge, skills, and abilities pertaining to this position.

Job Post Expiration Date   2022-09-20

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