Careers

Thank you for your interest in employment with Pet Partners, a national 501c3 human-services organization dedicated to improving people’s health and well-being through positive interactions with animals.  Our staff team members are dedicated professionals working collaboratively to advance our mission through dynamic engagement and best-in-class training for a wide variety of partners – both human and animal.

Pet Partners is the national leader in demonstrating and promoting animal-assisted therapy, activities and education. Nearly forty years since the organization’s inception, the science that proves these benefits has become indisputable. Today, Pet Partners is the nation’s leading nonprofit registering handlers of multiple species as volunteer teams providing animal-assisted interventions. We have more than 15,000 volunteer teams registered across all 50 states.

Pet Partners is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.  We offer a unique work environment, competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental and vision benefits, a 403(b) retirement plan, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, paid sick leave, vacation, holidays and staff appreciation days; we do not cover relocation expenses.

A background check will be conducted on final candidate(s) for employment.

Job Opportunities at Pet Partners

Conference Assistant – Part-Time, Temporary (through September 2017)

We are seeking a personable, detail-oriented administrative professional to join our Program Operations team.  Under the direction of our Learning Administrator, the Conference Assistant will be responsible for providing administrative and project support for The Pet Partners Conference – Professionalizing The Passion.  This part-time, temporary position offers a flexible schedule within our general office hours (M-F, 8:00am-4:30pm); hours worked are anticipated to increase as the conference date (September 8-9, 2017) approaches.  This position is based in our Bellevue, WA office.  For details about this unique opportunity including specific duties and required qualifications, please refer to the full job description here.  This is a non-exempt position paying $15 per hour with no associated benefits.

Volunteer Support Specialist – Full-Time

We are seeking a skilled, service-oriented administrative professional to join our Program Operations team.  The Volunteer Support Specialist is responsible for providing exemplary, responsive customer service to support Pet Partners Therapy Animal Program as well as providing administrative assistance in support of the work of the rest of the Programs department and organization.  This is a full-time position (37.5 hours per week) based in our Bellevue, WA office.  For details about this exciting opportunity including specific duties and required qualifications, please refer to the full job description here.  This is a non-exempt position paying $15 per hour with full benefits package.

 

To apply, please submit a résumé and cover letter via email to lindad@petpartners.org by 5:00pm, Friday, January 20, 2017. No phone calls please. No recruiting assistance desired.

Pet Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.