The Oshkosh Area Humane Society, Inc. (OAHS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are now HIRING for the following positions: 

Volunteer Coordinator: Part-time position (24 – 32 hrs/wk)

This staff member is responsible for maintaining the volunteer database, coordinating the training of new and existing volunteers and communicating volunteer needs, news and updates. Volunteer activities can be initiated by management or any staff department leader.

Hours are flexible within the following timeframes: 10 am and 6 pm Mon – Fri, 10 am – 3 pm Sat. Minimum two Saturdays required per month

Job Qualifications

This is a part-time, salaried position, requiring the following:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must embrace the core values of the Oshkosh Area Humane Society and its mission.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must maintain mature judgement and be able to communicate professionally with all levels of staff and the public.
  • Needs to be very organized and detail orientated, capable of accepting and completing work assignments with minimal supervision in a highly motivated manner.
  • Emotionally capable of handling high-pressure situations in a professional manner in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality as required.
  • Safely able to handle both dogs and cats.
  • Demonstrated skill in the OAHS values of fear free sheltering/handling, integrity, professionalism, innovation, teamwork, positive approach and compassion.
  • Neat appearance and positive attitudeI

To apply please send the OAHS Employment Application and your resume to info@oahs.org

Behavioral Services Manager: Full-time position

This staff member is responsible for supporting the behavioral wellbeing of all species of animals in the care of the Oshkosh Area Humane Society. This is done by assessing the needs for behavioral intervention, developing and implementing behavioral modification programing, ensuring housing conditions allow animals to exhibit species-typical behavior, and acting as an educational resource to staff, volunteers and community members. 

The Behavioral Services Manager will act in accordance with the directives and guidelines established by the President and the Board of Directors to provide a clean, healthy, and humane environment for the animal residents while supporting each animal’s right to The Five FreedomsPlease note the Oshkosh Area Humane Society does not condone use of aversives/punishment for behavioral modification. Only candidates using positive-reinforcement-based methodologies will be considered. 

Job Qualifications:

This is a salaried position, requiring the following:

  • Relevant college degree or certificate in professional dog training or behavioral consulting in accordance with positive reinforcement-based methods.
  • 3-5 years’ experience working in a humane society desired
  • Ability to care for and handle animals required
  • Valid driver’s license

Must possess:

  • Leadership skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to resolve conflict
  • Positive attitude

For a complete job description click HERE.

To apply please send the OAHS employment application and your resume to  info@oahs.org.

Employment applications are held for 6 months. You may be contacted if we have a position that matches your qualifications and interests.