Posted: Jan 12, 2023
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Director of Animal Protection

McKamey Animal Center - Chattanooga, TN
Full-time
Salary: $45,000.00 - $55,000.00 Annually
Application Deadline: Jan 31, 2023
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Director of Animal Protection, McKamey Animal Center, Chattanooga, Tennessee

 

The Director of Animal Protection is responsible for implementing and maintaining all McKamey Animal Center animal protection functions, ensuring compliance with all applicable municipal contracts while employing progressive community animal services approaches. Success in this position requires strong leadership and excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, relationship-building with stakeholders throughout the community, and the ability to motivate employees to perform at their highest levels while placing a high priority on public safety and well-being. Responsibilities include: training and supervision of animal protection officers and dispatchers; ensuring full compliance with all state and local laws and ordinances; ensuring customer service excellence; implementing progressive intake diversion and community policing programs; and ensuring successful case management and collaboration with local law enforcement and prosecutors. A love of animals and compassion for humans are essential!

 

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To apply, please send cover letter and resume to [email protected]