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While our organization may not always list employment opportunities, we encourage any persons interested in an Animal Control position to contact local towns to see if there may be an open position.  Our site only posts employment opportunities when they are forwarded to us.  



Branford CT is looking to hire an experienced licensed part time (less than 19 hours a week, flexible schedules) animal control officer who will provide for the protection of people, animals and property from disturbances or physical harm resulting from animal or owner neglect, their failure to adhere to the requirements of the animal control ordinance and CT state laws governing domestic animals or inadvertent actions of wildlife animals. Assists in the day to day operations of the animal shelter facility including the animal adoption program, cleaning of kennels, managing the care of the animals, administering medicines as prescribed by the Veterinarian, supervising volunteers and working with the public to answer their questions and interests in the animal shelter services.


This position requires a National Animal Control Associate Level 1 and 2 Certificate and one plus years’ experience which must include the ability to manage animal control issues; Microsoft PC literacy; excellent verbal and written communication skills, the accurate preparation of incident reports, and must be able to lift and care for animals weighing up to 50 pounds.


The requirements of this position also include a thorough knowledge of the safe practices for the care and capture of animals, knowledge of animal first aid, animal diseases, wild life behaviors, animal public health risks and quarantine procedures, and knowledge of the equipment used for animal control and the use of data base applications.


The Town of Branford is an EOE which encourages minorities and women to apply.


Please send us your resume to careers@branford-ct.gov. We look forward to hearing from you.


Human Resources, Town of Branford

Posted 6/14/19



Department of Agriculture


Bureau of Regulatory Services

State Animal Control Unit


State Animal Control Officer



The Department of Agriculture is recruiting for two (2) State Animal Control Officers.



In this position you will be accountable for independently performing a full range of tasks in the enforcement of laws and regulations pertaining to the control of domestic, companion and exotic animals and animal cruelty laws.

Please use this link for more information: https://www.jobapscloud.com/CT/sup/bulpreview.asp?R1=190517&R2=1405PS&R3=001







City of Hartford


Assistant Animal Control Officer


Full time


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