Location: APA Olivette
Join a caring team and help animals every day! This position walks dogs for potty breaks and enrichment. This position also assists with cleaning and works closely with team members in multiple departments. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent. Requirements also include being able to lift 60 pounds, walk for periods of 5 hours, and able to work in outdoor weather conditions. Previous animal handling experience preferred. This position starts at $17/hour. The APA also offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees to support the health and wellbeing of our team and their families.
The Animal Protective Association of Missouri (APA) is an innovative and progressive leader in animal welfare, dedicated to bringing people and pets together, advancing humane education, and creating programs beneficial to the human-animal bond. With a 100 year history in the St. Louis region, the APA helps over 5,000 pets find safe loving homes each year. Thousands more are helped through wellness, outreach, and supportive programs that keep pets healthy and with the people who love them.
The APA is committed to being a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace where all employees and volunteers feel valued and respected. We are committed to a nondiscriminatory approach and provide equal opportunities for employment, growth, and advancement in all areas of the organization.
The culture of the APA is built on trust, compassion, accountability, joy, support, and respect. We continually invest in the personal and professional growth of our team members and value innovation and new ideas that make it possible for us to meet the needs of the community we serve.
Interested applicants should complete the application form below.