Organization Description :
Asha is a storybook sanctuary and home to Albert the Super Cow and his barnyard friends including chickens, a rooster, donkeys, turkeys, a goat, pigs, sheep, a cow, and a young steer. They all live at our sanctuary in peace and surrounded by love. We provide a safe place where people can meet these animals, establishing long lasting emotional relationships. We believe these human-animal connections will allow people to see these sweet, gentle animals as friends and not food, helping them to make the compassionate decision to go vegan.
Job Title: Farm Animal Care Assistant Manager/Vet Tech
Job Status: Full Time
Immediate Supervisor: President
Position: The Farm Animal Care Assistant Manager/Vet Tech assists in the care of our rescued farmed animals (pigs, chickens, roosters, cows, turkeys, sheep, goats, donkeys, ducks) living at the sanctuary. The Farm Animal Care Manager/Vet Tech is a supervisory position and is responsible for the management of the shelter including, but not limited to: feeding, watering, medical care, managing staff, interns, volunteers, ordering supplies, fixing gates, doors and fences, working with vendors, store runs, and pitching in to clean shelter, barns, etc. as needed and required.
As this is a management position, the candidate will be representing Asha and must adhere to our values, principles and mission of leading a vegan and cruelty-free lifestyle. There are no exceptions.
Hours/Days: 40 hours/week, overtime may be required, days off vary depending on activities at the sanctuary; required to work some holidays
Salary: commensurate with experience
Benefits Package: Approved paid vacation and sick days. No medical or dental is being offered. If this is needed, please indicate in cover letter.
Start Date: As soon as possible
To apply, please submit a cover letter discussing your vegan journey, experience working with animals as a vet tech, and supervisory experience, resume, and three references.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $24,000.00 to $26,000.00 /year