Animal Control Technician

Position Details

  • Department: Sheriff's Office
  • Compensation: Hourly Compensation is $11.48, may be negotiable based on qualifications and experience.
  • Hours: Part-time
  • Deadline:  Position open until filled.

The Powhatan County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of part-time Animal Control Technician.  Duties will include but not be limited to the cleaning of the Animal Control Shelter, care of the animals housed within, coordinating adoptions of animals, and appropriate record keeping.  A high school degree or equivalent and a valid VA driver’s license are required.  Previous experience and/or certification is a plus. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills, be able to pass a criminal background check, and be willing to work weekends and holidays.

Hourly compensation is $11.48 per hour and may be negotiable based on qualifications and experience.  Submit completed Powhatan Sheriff’s Office application to: Powhatan County Sheriff’s Office, 3880-A Old Buckingham Rd., Powhatan, VA 23139.  Position open until filled. Official Powhatan Sheriff’s Office applications can be downloaded and printed from the Sheriff’s Office section of Powhatan County’s website located at  

Equal Opportunity and Drug Free Workplace
Powhatan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourages women, veterans and minorities to apply.  Powhatan County is a Drug Free Workplace.

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