Animal Control Officer


Health and Safety

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Las Cruces

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Branch Information

Las Cruces, NM - (USA) 580 N Telshor NM Las Cruces , NM - 88011 Phone : 575-522-6028



Job Description

Animal Control Officer

Do you love animals? Do you have animal Control Experience?

What's in it for you?

* Full time hours

* Hours will Vary

* Competitive wages DOE

* Long term temp, based on performance

* Option to take free college courses and skills training

* Paid training

What is the job?

* Respond to radio and telephone dispatches for animal complaints from citizens.

* Operated city vehicle to control animal's at large, enforcing animal ordinance and impounding stray animals and transports them to the pound. Cares for them while detained, and disposes of animals when necessary.

* Answers calls to investigate vicious, diseased or in other ways harmful animals.

* Visits homes to inspect license, vaccination certificates and sick animals.

* Investigates animal bites or scratches or arranges for appropriate identification and institutes quarantine of aggressor animal.

* Issue citations for violation of city ordinances

* Authorized to issues written notices and citations to individuals who abuse and violate city compliance codes.

* Assist Code Enforcement officer in Investigates complaints and problems related to possible violation of applicable city ordinances and codes.

* Inspects properties to determine compliance of property maintenance standards and ordinances.

* Prepare and maintain records and may prepare specials reports.

What you bring to the job?

* High School diploma or GED

* One year as animal control Officer, or two years' experience in working with domestic animals on a farm, zoo or veterinarian clinic, etc.

* Ability to Read, write and follow verbal and written instructions, all

* Ability to pass a Background Check and Drug Screen

* Have a valid driver license

Stop your job search and apply today. Do you need more information? Contact Marisol Espinosa at 575-522-6028. We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family. Also, check out Manpower's career platform with tools and resources to prepare you for today and tomorrow's jobs at