Adoptions Counselor

Furry Friends Refuge - Des Moines, IA

30+ days ago

This opening is for an Adoptions counselor/Animal care provider to serve as a part of our team at our no-kill organization. This position is based at our downtown Des Moines location and is a fast paced environment. Position will include time providing care and cleaning for the animals at the shelter as well as counseling potential adopters and processing adoptions.

Attention to detail, a positive can-do attitude, ability to excel in a fast paced environment, strong multitasking skills, excellent interpersonal and customer service skills are required. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with technology, able to stand and walk for long periods of time and be able to lift at least 50lbs.

All team members must be passionate about our no-kill community building mission and love animals. No phone calls please--criminal background check and drug screen required. Only applicants who provide a cover letter will be considered for this position.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Animal care: 1 year (Required)


  • High school (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)