Current Opportunities

Merchandiser/Sales Manager
Going to the Dogs & Cats Resale Store
Cottonwood Mall, ABQ, NM

(partial job description)

We are looking for a person with knowledge of retail merchandising, marketing and sales.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Oversee volunteers and assign responsibilities in resale store and adoption center

  • Research items value and price items for display on sales floor

  • Knowledge of eBay a plus.

  • Oversee intake of donations, issue receipts and record all information

  • Assist Adoption Center Manager with responsibilities

  • Process all sales for the store through POS system

  • Setting up displays

  • Helping donors unload donations

  • Helping customers with questions

  • Maintaining a clean store

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Close out register, reconcile daily accounting and create bank deposits.


Please email resume to sophiawmr@aol.com 

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Vet Assistant/Vet Tech
Full Time position open in our vet clinic at the Main Campus in Rio Rancho. 


Job Duties:

  • Care for boarding and hospitalized animals, including cage cleaning, exercising, feeding, observations for signs of illness, laundry, bathing procedures, and keeping animals clean. 

  • Assist Veterinarian(s) in patient care and medical treatments including but not limited to: medication administration, vaccine administration, acquiring laboratory samples, processing in-house and reference lab samples, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophy, surgical preparation, critical/emergency care and triage.

  • Assist in cleaning the vet clinic including but not limited to: laundry, floors, taking out the trash, cleaning treatment areas, surgery, exam rooms, kennels, and quarantine areas. 

  • Assist in the intake of new animals onto the property. This to include but not limited to: administering appropriate vaccinations, physical exam, verify microchip if any, complete proper intake paperwork, and ensure vitals are properly recorded in the computer based system. 

  • Assist Vet Clinic Manager and Licensed Veterinarian with clinical/surgical procedures. This is to include but not limited to: prepping animals for surgery (expressing bladders, shaving appropriate areas etc.) proper and safe sedations of animals, monitor animals during sedation and surgery, monitor animals as they come out of anesthesia. Also, to include completion of surgical dental cleaning and any other procedures as deemed necessary by the licensed Veterinarian. 


Required Key Skills:
•    Surgery experience
•    Basic computer skills to include: Microsoft Office products, web based programs, email and web searches online. 
•    Must possess good critical thinking and problem-solving skills
•    Compassion for animals and colleagues
•    A positive attitude
•    Excellent communication skills
•    Teamwork skills
•    Multi- tasking and accepting constructive criticism. 
•    Punctuality is a must. 

 

Qualified candidates please submit cover letter and resume to sophiawmr@aol.com
 

Veterinary Janitor

Seeking a speedy, detail-oriented person to maintain our vet clinic, including cleaning and light maintenance tasks. Comfortable with animal handling. We will be giving preference to those who have experience with dogs and cats.

Location: Main Campus in Rio Rancho, NM
 

Schedule to be advised.

Full time or part time.

Weekends mandatory.

Interested candidates please email your resume to sophiawmr@aol.com

Assistant Ranch Manger
Seeking a detail-oriented team player assist in supervising and managing all personnel at the Ranch and provide operational support when needed.

 

​Job Duties Include (but not limited to)

  • Facility/Grounds Management- prepare for opening, midday inspections and lock down at closing.

  • Assist Ranch Manager in overseeing intake of all animals, relocate new animals to cottages or vet clinic

  • Administration duties including monitoring/maintaining supplies, operation of all equipment, vehicles.

  • Oversee court ordered Community Service Program

  • Public Outreach – maintain email account, responding and corresponding daily.

  • Assist in supervising and managing all kennel, cattery, vet clinic and volunteer teams.

Qualified candidates please submit cover letter and resume to sophiawmr@aol.com

Resale Store Attendant
Seeking a detail-oriented team player to assist at our Town of Bernalillo Resale Store. From home goods and pet supplies to the occasional antique treasure, proceeds from our thrift shop go directly toward funding the rescue and the care of the animals in need.

Job Duties Include (but not limited to)

  • Warmly greet donors and assist them with unloading donations.

  • Always thank donors for their support

  • Accurately sort donations, keeping in mind style, quality, and quantity that best meets our sales goals (knowledge of fashion, brands, and pricing is a plus!)

  • Promote sales by setting up displays and organizing merchandise

  • Assist customers with questions and purchases

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

MUST be a self starter who is willing and able to regularly lift boxes and travel offsite for large item donation pickups. We are a small facility and multi tasking in different roles is a must. 

Part time position: Days Wednesday through Saturday

Qualified candidates please submit resume to nadia1wmr@aol.com

Caretaker/Handyman

We are looking for someone (or couple) to join our team at the Ranch in Rio Rancho for Caretaker/Security duties. In exchange for duties, successful candidates will be provided with a rent-free RV and site with full hookups; power, water, sewer, and garbage services. Salary based on projects.


Required Key Skills:
•    General knowledge of repair and maintenance duties
•    Investigative, curious, and willing to learn.
•    Driven to deliver superb customer service.
•    Friendly, considerate, and bright demeanor.
•    Must love animals, and comfortable around dogs, cats, coyotes, snakes.
•    Punctual
•    Honest, forthright, and authentic.
•    Capable of prioritizing (and re-prioritizing).
•    Good communication skills
•    Clean driving record & means of transportation.

Qualifications and Requirements:
Eligible to work in the United States
Pass a background check 
Speak English, bi-lingual a plus (Spanish)
Able to perform outdoor manual labor on a daily basis regardless of weather
Valid driver’s license with a good driving record
Must be able to lift 25 lbs.
High School Diploma or equivalent.

 

No phone calls please. Interested candidates please send cover letter, phone number to sophiawmr@aol.com

Qualified candidates will be contacted.