Careers

Be inspired – make an impact – join our team!

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with Pet Partners and being a part of our mission to improve human health and well-being through the human-animal bond!

At Pet Partners, we believe that the human-animal bond is a mutually beneficial relationship that improves the physical, social, and emotional lives of those we serve. We have a long history – more than 40 years of impactful service – and a very bright future with tremendous opportunities ahead! We are motivated by connection, compassion, and a commitment to sharing this meaningful bond with everyone who can benefit from time spent with an animal. We bring our mission to life through the combined efforts of our talented community of staff and a wide variety of partners – both human and animal.

About Pet Partners

Pet Partners is the national leader in demonstrating and promoting the health and wellness benefits of animal-assisted therapy, activities, and education. With more than 10,000 registered teams making more than 3 million visits annually, Pet Partners serves as the nation’s most diverse and respected nonprofit registering handlers of multiple species as volunteer teams. Pet Partners teams visit in a wide variety of settings and in various communities across the country and beyond with patients in recovery, people with intellectual disabilities, seniors living with Alzheimer’s, students, veterans with PTSD, people who have experienced crisis events, and those approaching end of life.

Employee Benefits

As a Pet Partners employee, you will experience the satisfaction of contributing to this vital work each and every day! In addition, full-time employees (working more than 30 hours/week) receive numerous benefits including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and long-term disability insurance.
  • 403(b) retirement plan with generous employer contribution.
  • Paid sick leave, vacation, holidays, personal days and staff appreciation days.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Collaborative, team-oriented, pet-friendly work environment.
  • Employee assistance plan.

Additional Information

Pet Partners’ international headquarters is in Bellevue, WA, with the majority of our staff members working remote from other locations across the U.S. Pet Partners accepts applications for current openings only; unsolicited materials will not be retained. Please do not call to check on the status of your application; you will be contacted if your application meets the job requirements for the position. A background check will be conducted on final candidate(s) for employment.

Pet Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

Pet Partners is committed to diversity in our staff, board members, and volunteers, as well as an equitable and inclusive environment. We welcome unique perspectives and experiences in terms of national origin, culture, socioeconomic background, ethnicity, race, color, sex, gender identity and expression, education, age, languages spoken, veteran status, religion, disability, sexual orientation, and beliefs, which help us strengthen our impact.

Available Opportunities