New Portland Animal Control Officer-Stipend Position


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Contact Stacie Rundlett, Town Manager
2076284441
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Town of New Portland
Animal Control Officer- Stipend Position
The Town of New Portland is currently accepting applications for an Animal Control Officer. This position is a stipend position that requires the ability to be on call, and prioritize severity of calls.
The ideal candidate will have animal handling experience, have basic knowledge of animal welfare laws, be detail-oriented, and have public relations skills with the ability to work under pressure. Criminal justice background, Basic Animal Control Certification and Rabies Vaccinations a plus. Must be able to successfully pass a complete background check.
A complete job description can be found at the Town Office.
Applicant must be a resident of the State of Maine and of New Portland. Must be 18 years of age, or older. Certification must be obtained within the first six months of hire.
Must hold a clean valid Maine Class C driving license and have a reliable vehicle large enough to accommodate animal transport.
Applications are available at the New Portland Town Office. Completed applications, resume and cover letter should be sent to the following address:
Town of New Portland
Attention: Town Manager
901 River Rd
New Portland, ME 04961

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please send resume, three references, and cover letter to:

Application materials may also be dropped off at the Town Office or emailed directly to the Town Manager at newportlandtownmanager@gmail.com

The Town of New Portland is an equal opportunity employer.