The Health Care Assistant (HCA) role is responsible for assisting the Health Care Coordinator (HCC) with all aspects of the physical and emotional well-being of Catskill Animal Sanctuary’s 300 animals. The primary responsibilities are to conduct health checks on multiple species, to maintain and update medical records and to perform health procedures as needed, as well as basic health care. Additionally, the HCA is responsible for assisting on-site visits by animal care specialists and during the transportation of animals to medical appointments.
As a representative of Catskill Animal Sanctuary, the HCA acts in a professional and friendly manner at all times with colleagues, volunteers, and the public. The Health Care Assistant reports directly to the Health Care Coordinator.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
This is a full-time position with benefits (e.g. medical insurance, floating holidays, vacation and personal time off). Starting salary is between $15 - $17/hour based upon experience. To apply, send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org