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Animal Control Officers protect distressed and abused animals and oversee animal control issues. Their duties include enforcing animal control laws, responding to citizen calls, investigating animal cruelty cases, rescuing animals, and sending citations to people suspected of animal mistreatments. Those interested in an Animal Control Officer position should highlight in their resumes animal control law knowledge, veterinary science basic expertise, law enforcement abilities, and strong people skills. Eligible resume samples make display of a high school diploma and basic veterinary and law enforcement training.

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Senior Animal Control Officer

Enforced Animal Control Ordinances throughout the Navajo reservation including issuing warnings and citations according to Navajo Nation laws and regulations.

  • Provided presentations to the general public about Animal Control.
  • Investigated livestock damages, attacks and livestock owners, entailing testifying in Court as needed.
  • Maintained daily activity records on all actions taken, submits reports, on a daily and weekly basis.
  • Collected money, issued cash receipts, and make deposits to Cashiers office for animal tags, license, vaccination and claimed animal.
  • Maintained animal shelters, assisted law enforcement and emergency.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
C
Certificate
2

Animal Control Officer

Safely drove and operated animal control service vehicle throughout the Clayton County region processing the pick-up and investigations of animals in violation of Clayton County Codes.

  • Prevented harm to life of others by use of animal tranquilizer darts to capture unsafe animals and effectively euthanized health hazard animals.
  • Enforced laws by issuing warnings or citations for animal offenses, examining animal licenses for compliance of laws, and making reports to police of violations and to request arrests.
  • Prepared evidence in court for prosecutions related to animal reports.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
3

Animal Control Officer

Assisted in opening the animal shelter. Cleaned dog runs, cat cages, swept, mopped sanitized.

  • Over saw operations in the office. Answered phones, handled the intake of all animals, and handled any customer's questions. Took in donations, filed and maintained all paper work.
  • Assisted in feeding, watering and exercise of all animals.
  • Assisted in minor medical. Giving shots, nail care, wound clean up and any grooming.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Education
4

Deputy Animal Control Officer

Address animal related complaints from the public. Examine animals and facilities for proper conditions and/or treatment. Enforce county codes related to animal care/cruelty and testified in court. Capture and contain domestic and wild animals as needed. Deal with emergency situations such as animal attacks, loose livestock and rabid or aggressive animals.

  • Completed Rappahannock Criminal justice Academy in 2005
  • Qualified with 99.2% proficiency in Firearms with Culpeper Sheriff's Dept.
  • Certified in Chemical Capture/Immobilization by Safe Capture in 2006
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Arts
5

Animal Control Officer

Protect and serve citizens to assure safety from stray animals and assist shelter veterinarians with euthanasia, surgical micro chipping and adoption services.

  • Captured stray animals to decrease the population of dogs and cats while protecting the public from diseases such as rabies, mange and parvo
  • Maintained driving log and handled two way radios for constant communication with police dispatch
  • Investigated reports of animal abuse, neglect and animal hording with extensive hours of reports and physical evidence to be submitted to the judicial courts for prosecution
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Business Management
6

Animal Control Officer

Responded to calls of animal abuse, animal bites, stray or nuisance animals, dangerous dog, and sick or injured animals.

  • Participated in investigations to enforce State Statute, County and City laws, codes, ordinances and regulations.
  • Utilized and maintained various equipment and tools associated with animal control activities which may include county vehicles, control pole, humane traps, nets and chemical capture devices.
  • Meet with citizens, law enforcement and other governmental agencies concerning issues relating to animals.
  • Prepared and processed citations and case reports for and testifies before County Court, Hearing Examiner, State Attorney, County Attorney and other legal proceedings having jurisdiction.
  • Participated in disaster preparedness, recovery efforts and animal relocations during a natural and/or manmade disaster.
  • Completed dangerous dog investigations in accordance with State Statute, County and City Ordinances.
  • Performed humane euthanasia as part of population and disease control and to relieve pain and suffering.
  • Educated the public on responsible pet ownership and compliance with State Statute, County and City Ordinances.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
7

Certified Animal Control Officer

Protect and serve the residents by providing animal control services and enforcement of city ordinances. Educated pet owners on proper care and laws regarding their pet. Assisted police in drug raids and court hearings.

  • Handled aggressive and non-aggressive domestic and wild animals.
  • Performed behavioral evaluations of canines to be placed for adoption.
  • Wrote descriptions and guidelines for adoptable animals.
  • Educated adopters and caretakers about positive reinforcement training and providing for their pets' needs in accordance with city ordinances.
  • Worked to help modify the behavior of canines by providing alternative outlets for stress.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Environmental Science Obtained
BS
Natural Resource Conservation Obtained
8

Animal Control Officer

Oversaw shelter remodel resulting in increased visibility and higher pet adoption rates

  • Implemented "Be Kind to Animals" fundraiser week
  • Project manager - implemented the move of the entire client/patient management system from paper to computer
  • Supervised staff of 5 (Animal Control Officers, receptionists, and kennel technicians)
  • Inventory (including ordering, monthly and year end counts)
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Business
9

Animal Control Officer

Intrapersonal and communication skills- Working and dealing with the community by phone, office, and field calls.

  • Marketing and coordinate special events-Open house, vaccination clinics, adoption fair, and farmers market.
  • Able-body-Vigorous work up to 12 hours a day, push, pull, lift, carry animals up to 100 pounds.
  • Proficient with Excel and Word- Bookkeeping, data entry, annual reports, accounting, and meticulous record keeping.
  • Generate revenue- Licensing, impound, and miscellaneous fees.
  • Provide exceptional care and treatment- Veterinary care, essential food pertaining to dietary needs, place in foster homes, rescue, or adoption.
  • Maintain impeccable work environment-Continuously clean and sanitize facility and vehicle.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Business Training
10

Animal Control Officer

Enforced local and state ordinances regarding the care of domestic and wild animals

  • Prepared and gave medications to the shelter animals
  • Restrained animals for procedures
  • Cleaned animal cages and quarantine areas with careful procedures to prevent cross-contamination
  • Assisted with and preformed euthanasias
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Zoology

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