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Would you make a career change for the right job? For an animal rights or vegan Job?

You spend so much of your time at work, it’s understandable that you want to make it count and if possible align your job or career with your values.

The good news is the vegan business world needs you!

The Vegan Mainstream Job Board is the place to discover ethically motivated businesses and upcoming vegan job opportunities in the USA, Canada and worldwide. When you register, you can choose the types of jobs you are interested in and we will email you every time something that fits your criteria is posted by an employer!

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From openings you might expect, like vegan chef or restaurant opportunities, to openings that might surprise you, like companies looking for people with marketing, graphics or research skills.

At Vegan Mainstream we are passionate about redefining the vegan business world to include ALL jobs in ALL sectors. 

Latest Jobs

Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary Gainesville, FL, USA
Dec 12, 2018
Full time
Duties include General husbandry for nearly 300 New World monkeys: • Clean, repair and landscape outdoor habitats • Clean, repair and decorate indoor enclosures. • Prepare and serve diets. • Monitor the monkeys' physical and emotional well-being. • Participate in medical procedures and restraint and capture, when necessary. • Construct and furnish new habitats. • Plan and monitor socializations. • General grounds keeping and maintenance. • Clean and repair sanctuary buildings. • Direct and oversee interns, volunteers and groups. • Recordkeeping and scheduling. • Learn and communicate to visitors the monkey's species, back stories and natural origin. • Participate in fundraising campaigns, outreach and advocacy for captive primates. The work is labor intensive and the Florida climate is very hot and humid in the summer. In the winter, temperatures can drop to the 20s, and duties include heater checks throughout the night during freezing temperatures. The work is difficult and can be stressful, but the rewards are great! For the safety of the monkeys and co-workers, we do not accept applicants who smoke. Communal meals are vegan. You cannot store, cook or consume animals at Jungle Friends. We promote veganism.
VegMichigan Michigan, USA
Dec 11, 2018
Full time
VegMichigan Event Coordinator   Job Information Title:                Event Coordinator Hours:             Full Time, some evenings and weekend hours required Reports to:      President Salary Range:  $24,000/year - $35,000/year, depending on experience Benefits:         Flexible hours, work from home most days, paid holidays, personal, and vacation, healthcare stipend available   Job Description The Event Coordinator will manage all small and large events and oversee all aspects of event planning and management. The position requires working with the VegMichigan Board of Directors, staff, and volunteers to create and execute effective events and outreach activities throughout Michigan, which are focused on promoting the benefits of a vegan lifestyle. A successful candidate will be extremely organized and be able to manage the logistics of multiple events simultaneously. Responsibilities for the Event Coordinator include; scouting and booking locations, working out details with venue management, securing sponsorships, signing up vendors, signing up speakers/entertainment, coordinating volunteers, and cleanup.  The Event Coordinator is responsible for organizing memorable events and outreach activities that present veganism in a positive light.   Primary Duties Create and host events from conception through completion. Plan and oversee VegMichigan’s signature event, VegFest, and other large annual events including SummerFest and the annual Fundraiser. Work to create additional large events outside the Metro Detroit area and at selected colleges and universities aimed at promoting the benefits of a vegan diet. Oversee smaller events and outreach such as library presentations, dinner clubs, cooking demos, food tastings, tablings, leafleting, and others. Create a mix of innovative events and outreach activities with a focus on fun and positive interaction. Continually strive to find the most effective events and forms of outreach that will move individuals toward a vegan diet. Work with the Board, staff, and volunteers to coordinate all aspects of the event planning process. Coordinate with marketing and PR to create effective advertisements. Organize and manage sponsorship database and solicit event sponsors. Organize and manage vendor database and solicit new and attention-grabbing vendors. Manage and oversee events on the day of, including problem-solving, directing event set-up, communicating with staff, and organizing vendors, and managing take-down. Work with Board to ensure compliance with insurance, legal, health and safety obligations. Recruit, build up and oversee a core group of volunteers that will help you successfully accomplish the objective of hosting VegMichigan events and outreach activities throughout Michigan. Conduct pre- and post-event evaluations and report outcomes by filling out Project Proposal Form and Event Summary Form to help determine effectiveness. Stay within budget for large and small events and strive to make as many events cash positive or cost neutral. Communicate with President on a regular basis and occasionally meet with the Board to discuss major event and outreach ideas. Maintain a detailed calendar of annual events, adding new events and eliminating unpopular events. Specify staff and volunteer requirements and coordinate their activities. Possess the ability to delegate event planning tasks to other staff members and volunteers where necessary. Coordinate event entertainment, including music, performers, and guest speakers.   Position Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Hospitality Management, Public Relations or related field preferred. A certificate, associate degree, or related experience will also be considered. Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the health, ethical, and environmental benefits of a plant-based lifestyle and ability to articulate this to others in an accurate and encouraging way. Experience with event planning and execution. Reliable transportation and an ability and willingness to travel on a routine basis. Proven writing, verbal, and public speaking skills. Must have a computer and be proficient in general computer skills, including Word, Excel, Gmail, and social media. Must have home office with computer, internet, and printer. Demonstrate excellent time management and organizational skills in order to work on numerous projects simultaneously and meet required deadlines. Ability to work independently. Ability and willingness to take on new responsibilities based on the needs of VegMichigan as the organization grows and evolves and agree to perform other duties as assigned.   Physical Demand Requirements: The position requires driving, walking continually for large events, and carrying boxes of twenty pounds.   To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter.
Optimum Health Institute Cedar Creek, TX, USA
Dec 08, 2018
Full time
We are seeking a person who has experience preparing raw food meals and providing exceptional customer service, to join our Kitchen team as a Food Preparation Worker II. You will prepare and present 100% certified organic, raw, vegan food, prepare fermented and dehydrated food items, assist with setup and clean-up for program classes, and maintain a high level of cleanliness in the kitchen, dining room and wheatgrass juicing rooms. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has strong teamwork skills and wants to work in a faith-based environment. Candidates for this position must demonstrate a high-degree of skill regarding food preparation, growing greens, sprouts, and wheatgrass, being safety conscious, detail oriented, and the ability to follow departmental processes and procedures. You will also be responsible for ensuring all areas within your control are in adherence with our body, mind and spiritual program. Requirements High School Diploma or GED or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of two years’ experience in raw food preparation in restaurant or food service and experience in kitchen operations. Experience with kitchen procedures, handling of equipment, and knowledge of Health Department regulations. Industry Specific Experience - Prefer hotel and restaurant experience Food Handler's Certification and a valid Driver's License. Ability to often lift up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds. Qualifications If you have always yearned for a career where you can make a difference by helping and serving others then contact us today. We are looking for passionate people who have a spiritual foundation to be part of a team that promotes the well-being of every person's mind, body and spirit. You must be able to pass a background check and drug screen. We are a drug-free and smoke-free campus.
PETA Norfolk, VA, USA
Dec 07, 2018
Full time
Position Objective: To work on specific projects, as assigned by the president, to help promote the goals of the organization   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: Conduct research, prepare analyses, and suggest strategies Maintain accurate and up-to-date files and briefing papers Draft correspondence and respond to inquiries and requests, utilizing discretion and independent judgment Oversee Web content related to assigned projects Travel within and outside the U.S. on assignments Write speeches, give talks, and attend functions Perform any other duties, as assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: Degree in a related field or equivalent experience Minimum of two years of research experience Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills Demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple projects Proven ability to exercise independent judgment Strong working knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns Proven ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines Professional appearance and adherence to a vegan lifestyle Previous public-speaking experience and the ability to comfortably create and deliver presentations Ability and willingness to travel Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid U.S. drivers' license, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record Ability to lift and carry 20 lbs. Support for PETA’s philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA’s positions on issues Commitment to the objectives of the organization
PETA
Dec 07, 2018
Full time
Companies that exploit animals don't want consumers to see what they're doing or how they're doing it, so PETA sends people to work in their facilities and observe their treatment of animals. In just the past 10 years, PETA's investigations have resulted in the following:  Millions of eyes opened More than 1,000 criminal charges More than 350 U.S. Department of Agriculture citations 15 facilities shut down Position Objective: To use a variety of undercover investigative methods to conduct field investigations in PETA's focus areas, including the use of animals for food, clothing, experimentation, and entertainment  Location: Varies based on assignment  Primary Responsibilities and Duties: o Travel to different states and temporarily stay on location for various assignments for as long as necessary, sometimes several months at a time o Conduct assigned short- and long-term field observations from beginning to end, including the following duties: o Prepare for and research assignments, as directed by the vice president o Visit and/or obtain employment in various industries that use animals o Submit daily log notes in a detailed and orderly fashion o Use photography and videography to document conditions and use of animals as well as illegal, cruel, and/or improper conduct o Behave legally and professionally and bring issues to the superiors' attention o Work closely with office-based staff to develop documented cases o Cooperate fully in criminal, civil, and/or regulatory/administrative proceedings that result from field observations o Maintain strict confidentiality at all times     Requirements: • Appropriate experience in a related field or relevant experience, depending on the organization's needs • Willingness and ability to travel and be away from home for months at a time • Experience with audio-visual equipment • Diligent attention to detail and ability to handle extreme stress • Willingness and ability to follow instructions carefully • Ability to make sound judgments • Proven ability to maintain confidentiality and use discretion at all times • Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid U.S. driver's license, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis • Commitment to the objectives of the organization
PETA Norfolk, VA, USA
Dec 07, 2018
Full time
Modern mobile clinic seeking veterinarian: With over 150,000 surgeries performed since 2001, we help reduce the dog and cat overpopulation crisis in and around the pleasant river town of Norfolk in south eastern Virginia.  Benefits include competitive salary, flexible hours, vacation and sick time and limited weekends!  Experience in high volume surgery preferred, caring about animal welfare a must.     Primary Responsibilities and Duties: Perform surgical sterilizations and other surgeries as required Oversee and perform surgical monitoring, the administration of pre-anesthetic and anesthetic drugs, and post-surgical monitoring through discharge Promote the humane care and treatment of animals Administer vaccines to clinic patients Comply with the applicable state and federal laws established by the Virginia Board of Veterinary Medicine and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)   Qualifications: Degree in veterinary medicine from an accredited university of veterinary medicine Current Virginia veterinary license or ability to obtain one One year of experience practicing veterinary medicine preferred Experience with high-volume spay-and-neuter surgeries desired Possession of or ability to obtain a DEA controlled-substance registration Proven effective organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail Willingness and ability to travel to various clinic stops throughout Hampton Roads A valid U.S. driver's license, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record Commitment to the objectives of the mobile clinic division and its mission
PETA Norfolk, VA, USA
Dec 07, 2018
Full time
Position Objective: To provide the Regulatory Testing Department (RTD) with a wide range of support for projects that replace the use of animals in laboratory tests.   We offer a dynamic, nonprofit environment, and are looking for a detail-oriented professional to bring positive energy to what they do. This position is based in our Sam Simon Center in Norfolk, VA.   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: • Assist RTD staff members with administrative tasks, including arranging travel, arranging postal mailings from the office, processing credit card expense reports, processing check requests, and handling all other financial needs of the department • Maintain standard operating procedure (SOP) documents for the department and manage the department's system on SharePoint • Schedule internal and external meetings via Outlook and GoToMeeting. We would also look to you to help with preparing agendas, taking meeting minutes, and following up on items from departmental calls. • Maintain the department director’s calendar and keep track of staff schedules • Host and record meetings and webinars via GoToMeeting • Help with planning events, such as scientific workshops and departmental retreats • Perform online research in support of RTD staff, including locating journal articles and contact information • Monitor links on the PETA RTD and PETA International Science Consortium websites to ensure they are working • Monitor Federal Register announcements for items of potential interest to the department • Serve as the department's liaison with various PETA departments and submit request forms to these departments on RTD staffers’ behalf • Serve as the department’s liaison with PETA’s international affiliates • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: • Degree in a related field or equivalent experience • Two years of experience in an office setting • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs (especially Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook), Adobe Acrobat X Pro, SharePoint, and Doodle Polls • Demonstrated excellent organizational skills and attention to detail • Proven effective written and verbal communication skills • Strong working knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns • Proven ability to establish priorities and meet deadlines • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills, tact, and diplomacy • Demonstrated effective research skills • Proven ability to maintain strict confidentiality at all times • Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues
PETA Norfolk, VA, USA
Dec 07, 2018
Remote Work
Position Objective: To assist People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in its work to push major corporations to eliminate cruel practices and products   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: Perform advanced research and analysis on issues related to animal welfare, environmental impact, corporate supply chains, vegan alternatives, consumer trends, and more, to support PETA's Corporate Affairs department in its work with major corporations Prepare in-depth analyses in various formats including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint Exercise sound judgment and confidentiality at all times Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: Degree in a related field or equivalent experience Minimum of two years of previous experience as a research assistant or in another research role Demonstrated thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns Proven exceptional research abilities, including qualitative and quantitative analyses Outstanding analytical, and organizational skills Proven exceptional writing, editing, and verbal communication skills Meticulous attention to detail Demonstrated excellent decision-making skills and the proven ability to take initiative and exercise independent judgment Ability to handle confidential information with discretion Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues Commitment to the objectives of the organization
PETA Washington, DC, USA
Dec 07, 2018
Full time
Position Objective: To obtain free and paid placement of PETA public service announcements (PSAs) and advertisements for billboards, print media, TV, radio, and online media   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: • Develop new pitch ideas and revamp pitches in order to increase free or reduced-rate placement of PSAs and ads • Develop and implement strategies for generating PSA and ad placement • Develop and maintain relationships with sales representatives and PSA directors to negotiate free or reduced-rate placements • Determine the effectiveness of PSA pitches and make recommendations based on these determinations • Ensure proper timing of PSA pitches in order to avoid conflicts with other media calendar items • Develop and maintain all records of PSA and ad placements • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: • Degree in a related field or equivalent experience • Three years of marketing or advertising experience • Demonstrated knowledge of the advertising industry • Demonstrated knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns • Proven ability to negotiate pricing with advertising representatives • Proven excellent project-management, strategic-thinking, and analytical skills • Proven exceptional verbal communication skills and exceptional writing and editing abilities • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and follow through • Proven ability to make sound judgments and work both independently and as part of a team • Proven excellent organizational skills and attention to detail • Proven ability to work well under pressure, meet deadlines, and keep track of numerous projects simultaneously • Demonstrated problem-solving skills, with a consistent pattern of proactively suggesting solutions • Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues • Commitment to the objectives of the organization