The City of Elk Grove is requesting a job posting, for the following position:
Animal Services Manager
Annual Salary $96,843 - $129,779 + excellent benefits
The City is seeking an experienced professional to lead its newly designed, state of the art Animal Services Facility; construction to be completed by spring 2019. The ideal candidate will have a progressive approach to animal care services and will demonstrate a track record of effective leadership and management in the field of Animal Services and Sheltering.
The Animal Services Manager position is newly created and the incumbent will be an integral part of the Elk Grove Animal Shelter Development Team, assisting with decisions regarding design, function, staffing, and general operation of Animal Services, including the new Shelter. The Elk Grove Animal Shelter will provide public education, medical care, control, licensing, disposal, and adoption and fostering services of impounded animals.
The Animal Services Manager will have project management responsibilities leading up to the opening of the new Animal Shelter. Once opened, under limited direction, the Animal Services Manager will plan, direct, manage, supervise and coordinate the day-to-day activities and operations of Animal Services, including the operation of the Shelter to include a full-time staff veterinarian and volunteer program.
Filing Deadline: March 28, 2018
First Interview: April 11, 2018
Second Interview: April 12, 2018