Asheville Humane Society, in partnership with the Buncombe County Animal Shelter, is currently seeking applicants for the full time, hourly position of Helpline Coordinator.

The Helpline Coordinator will respond to calls on the Helpline forwarded from dispatch, referred by Buncombe County Animal Control or directly from the county citizens. The Helpline Coordinator will provide information and resources to callers to help keep owned pets in their homes and to prevent the need for Animal Control Officer response to callers who are seeking resources and to reduce owner surrender at the shelter. The Helpline Coordinator will provide counseling in person to individuals needing to surrender their pets. He/she works directly under the Senior Manager of Community Solutions. This position will also work closely with the Humane Resource Coordinator, Community Pets Supervisor, Pet Retention Counselor, Community Pets Assistant, Community Solutions Transport Assistant, Program Assistant and Admissions Counselors.

This is a full time position, typically 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday; however, hours may vary depending on scheduling and organization needs.

For more information about the position and how to apply, click here.  The starting pay rate for this position is $11.50/hour.

The deadline to apply is May 31, 2019.