Humane Society Jobs Available

Proud recipient of Hawaii Business Magazine’s “Hawaii’s Best Places to Work,” the nonprofit Hawaiian Humane Society has these positions available. The organization has a staff of 75 professionals and experts in their field and more than 600 regular volunteers. All positions require a passion for animals and people, compassionate public service, excellent communications and computer skills, high-performance efficiency, a clean driving record and no limitations in working with animals. No phone calls and must be available for in-person interview.

Animal Caregiver – Part Time & Full Time
An energetic individual needed for physically rigorous work caring, cleaning and feeding all types of animals. Must be able to work outdoors and lift and carry 50 pounds. Must have no limitations in handling or working with all animals. Requires flexible schedule including weekends and holidays.
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Veterinary Technician – Full time

Performs assessments, selection, and healthcare of all animals and provides technical support for veterinary services including sterilization surgeries and medical treatment. General handling and knowledge of variety of animal species, behaviors, general physical needs, common diseases, and medical conditions. General knowledge of routine veterinary needs of variety of animal species and ability to perform routine and emergency treatment. General knowledge of veterinary surgical operations, monitoring, preparation, and equipment including drugs and instruments. Customer service skills including telephone operation and etiquette. Clear and legible writing skills. Ability to work under pressure and without direct supervision. Knowledge of computer input skills. Weekends, evenings and holidays included. Must have experience as a veterinary technician. Must agree with and be committed to Society goals, objectives, and programs. Email your resume to

Animal Port Supervisor -Full Time
Accepts animals from incoming flights and provides high-quality care until they are released to their departure flight.  Communicates daily with airline agencies to coordinate drop off and pick up times of animals to animal port.  Maintains detailed daily log records and creates and submits airline billing based on animals’ length of stay.  Managers and supervises Animal Port Attendant and maintains animal port grounds.  Must be able to pass a background check and obtain an AOA-HNL ID for the Honolulu International Airport.  Requires working an on-call rotating schedule.  Must be able to work with minimal supervision.  Requires cleaning and care of all types of animals moving through animal port.  Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds. Email your resume to


Adoptions Representative- Full Time
Rehomes adoptions animals by facilitating successful matches of people and pets.  Assists public with lost and found services, sales of dog licensing, neuter now certificates and/or other retail sales. Position serves as adoptions advisor, off-site adoptions support, pet lost and found assistance, and customer care.

Must be self-motivated and able to work independently, while as a team with proven communication, collaboration and customer service. Must be able to maintain professionalism, composure and compassion in emotionally charged situations and able to resolve conflicts effectively. Must be able to perform physically rigorous work, stand for long periods of time and able to lift 50 pounds. Must have no limitations in handling or working with animals.  Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required. Must be available of weekends and holidays. Email your resume to

Humane Investigator - Full Time
Humane Investigator needed to assist with animal rescues, investigations and enforcement of animal laws. Must be compassionate towards animals, self-motivated and excellent in working with a broad spectrum of people on responsible pet ownership and animal issues in the community. Excellent communication and computer skills, meticulous report writing and documentation. Experience with animals a plus. Must be available for day, night, and weekend shifts in high-paced environments and able to qualify for HPD deputization. Valid driver license and a clean driving record required. Email resumes to

Community Relations Internship
Gain valuable field experience in a variety of Community Relations departments, including Education, Public Relations, Advocacy, Journalism, Event Planning and Administration. Must love people as much as animals and be comfortable with computer and phone work. Email resume to´╗┐. Must be available for an in-person interview. This is an unpaid internship. Check out our blog published by our interns.

Animal Care Office Internship
Gain valuable field experience in administration and communication as part of our Operations team. Interns can obtain valuable firsthand experience working with and coordinating volunteers whilst making a difference in the lives of animals. Must love people as much as animals and be comfortable with computer and phone work. Email resume to Must be available for an in-person interview. This is an unpaid internship.