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Position: Full-time

Location: The APA Adoption Center in Brentwood, MO (1705 S. Hanley Road, 63144)

Anticipated start date Nov or Dec 2022

Manage primary shelter functions including intake, animal care, facilities, and adoptions. Provide leadership and support to supervisors in these areas, order equipment and supplies, and compile data for reporting purposes. Monitor space and capacity for care, provide pathway planning and ensure efficient flow through for animals, and implement and maintain superior animal care standards in accordance with APA policies and procedures. Minimum of 2 years’ management experience and 2 years in animal welfare required. This position starts at an annual salary of $55,000. The APA also offers a comprehensive benefits package to full time employees to support the health and wellbeing of our team and their families.

  • Flexible schedule options
  • Fulfilling, mission-based work
  • Simple IRA with match
  • EAP Program
  • Comprehensive benefits package with generous paid time off

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 nearly 100-year history in the St. Louis region, the APA helps over 4,000 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.