THE POSITION: Under general supervision, apprehends unlicensed, stray animals; enforces leash ordinance; issues citations; conducts animal shot clinics and informational safety workshops; investigates cases of cruelty and neglect of animals; cleans and maintains animal control vehicle; perform related duties as required.
Requires the ability to understand and apply laws relating to municipal code. Any combination of education, experience and training which would likely provide the required abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the abilities would be equivalent to completion of the 12th grade with knowledge, experience, and/or training in animal control. Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish) skills are desirable. Ability to obtain a California PC 832 Laws of Arrest and Firearms certificate within one year of appointment.
Possession of an appropriate and valid California Driver's License is required.
SALARY: $18.42/hour. Usual schedule is 29 hours/week; paid holidays.
APPLY: City of Dinuba, Human Resource Services, 405 E. El Monte, Dinuba, CA, 93618; (559) 591-5900 ext.108; open until filled. A City of Dinuba application is required.