Animal Shelter Attendant

Nelson County Board of Supervisors   Lovingston, VA   Part-time     Other
Posted on August 4, 2022

The County of Nelson is seeking qualified applicants for the following position:

Position:  Part-time Animal Shelter Attendant
Hourly Hiring Range:  $15.00   (DOQ)
Closing Date:  Until filled by qualified applicant
Beginning Date:  As soon as possible

Responsibilities include animal intake, cleaning and feeding at animal shelter, monitoring sick, quarantined, and injured animals and observing them for unusual physical and behavioral conditions. Report monitoring results daily to Animal Control Officer on duty.  Additional duties include assisting in the administration of the shelter when open to the public.  Requirements include basic computer skills for record-keeping and good communication skills for positive interactions with the public.  Work schedule is 28 hours per week with some weekend work required. High School diploma or equivalent required.

Interested persons may mail applications to the Nelson County Department of Human Resources, P.O. Box 336, Lovingston, VA  22949.  (434)263-7139. EOE.  Applications may be faxed to (434)263-7134 or submitted by email to Judy Seraphin at For a Nelson County employment application, please visit: