Animal Control Officer

Civilian
Friendswood Police Department - Friendswood, Texas

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$14.06 hourly

Job Description

The City of Friendswood is currently accepting applications for a full-time ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER, Job #469, in the Police Department. The salary range for this position is $14.06 to $17.58 per hour, DOQ. A high school diploma or GED is required and 1 (one) year of animal related work experience. Applicants must be able to obtain Basic Animal Control Officer Proficiency from the Texas Animal Control Association and Euthanasia certification within one year of employment. This position performs; various enforcement of regulations pertaining to animals within the city limits, including responding to complaints, preparing reports, issuing citations, testifying in court and maintaining the Animal Control shelter in accordance with state and city regulations. This position requires the ability to lift and carry 50 pounds, walk 1 mile or more at a time, run 500 feet, reach with arms and grasp items with hands. Applicants must be able to work various shifts and be on a rotating on-call schedule. The applicant must be able to respond within thirty (30) minutes to a call-out. Requires a valid Texas drivers license (Class C), pass a physical exam, psychological evaluation, drug screen and a criminal background check. Work is mainly outdoors in all types of weather. See the City’s website, www.ci.friendswood.tx.us, for more information and to obtain an application.EEO/ADA THIS POSITION WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED Apply at City Hall 910 S. Friendswood Drive Friendswood, Texas 77546 Fax: 281- 482- 6491

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 18
  • Education: : high school diploma/or equivalent
  • Experience: : 1 year preferred

Contact Informaton

Erik Reyna

Friendswood Police Department
1600 Whitaker
Friendswood, Texas 77546
phone: 281-996-3309

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