Job Post

Dispatcher – Animal Protection and Control

Company Name: Larimer Humane Society
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Location: Loveland, Colorado
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Field

Regular Full-Time (40 hrs), Non Exempt, Hourly

Dispatchers for Larimer Humane Society respond to citizens’ telephone calls regarding animal rescue, public safety, the enforcement of animal ordinances and more.  These full-time positions are also responsible for assigning and radio dispatching calls to Animal Protection and Control Officers, overseeing Officers’ locations and monitoring Officers’ safety while in the field.  Dispatchers assists citizens with interpretation and understanding of animal ordinances, department procedures, responsible animal ownership and maintain accurate logs, reports and statistics of daily activities.  Clerical duties are required to maintain accurate filing and storing of various department paperwork and data.  Following training, Dispatchers also assist field officers as needed.  The 40 hour schedule for the position is generally 5×8-hours or 4×10-hours and generally includes at least one weekend day.  Overtime as needed is required as are holiday shifts.  Schedules are subject to change in accordance with business needs.  Bilingual English/Spanish (speaking, reading and writing) is a plus and includes additional compensation.  Experience and additional requirements and information are included in the full job description.  Please include start date availability, days and times of work availability and pay requirements in cover letter.

Hiring range is $17.00 to $18.20 per hour commensurate with experience and certification. Closes when filled.

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job. Larimer Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer.