Employment Opportunities

Liberty Humane Society hires regularly, looking to expand and improve our operations. In addition to working in a friendly environment and caring for wonderful animals, working at Liberty Humane Society comes with the benefits of a flexible schedule, medical benefits for full-time employees, advancement opportunities, and a competitive wage.

Opportunity to work for a progressive animal shelter in a period of explosive growth. Liberty Humane Society, a 501c3 nonprofit animal welfare organization, boasts an on-campus spay/neuter clinic, outdoor dog run, a large volunteer support system, a well regarded Pet Owner Assistance Program, and weekly low-cost public pet wellness clinics. Providing sheltering and adoption services for stray animals from Jersey City, Bayonne and Hoboken, this urban shelter promotes adopting pets from local shelters, supports local businesses through partnerships, and embraces its community by participating in fairs, festivals, markets, and other community events. 


Current Openings (updated 09/30/21)

Assistant Veterinary Technician, FT

Join our dedicated team of animal welfare professionals. The Asst Veterinary Technician will oversee shelter medicine responsibilities, monitoring the physical and emotional/behavioral health of animals in the shelter, providing care and treatment to sick and injured animals, as well as those experiencing high frustration, anxiety and stress, and preparing animals for veterinary care and spay/neuter surgery. Duties include vaccinating animals during intake and adoption, drawing blood for testing, health assessments, medicating, customer service and education, humane euthanasia when necessary, shelter sanitation, inventory and data entry. In addition, the position will provide hands-on care, cleaning and enrichment for shelter animals and ensure that the facility and equipment is clean and in good working order.

If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Join our dedicated team of animal welfare professionals.  The animal care attendant is responsible for providing compassionate and attentive care to shelter animals at all times and exemplary customer service and assistance to adopters and visitors.  The position provides hands-on enrichment and training to showcase shelter animals at their best, and ensures the shelter facility is organized, clean, and welcoming.

Those interested may submit a resume and cover letter to [email protected]