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Giles County is an EOE employer.


The Giles County Board of Supervisors is now accepting applications for an Animal Control Officer.

Primary responsibilities are to enforce all state and local laws pertaining to the welfare and control of all animals in the County of Giles, including the investigation of all animal complaints and the resolution of cases through voluntary compliance and/or legal compliance.

Essential job functions include, but are not limited to: investigating and resolving all complaints of cruelty to animals in a prompt and efficient manner; effectively working with attorneys, law enforcement personnel, veterinarians, and others to resolve cases of animal abuse and neglect; ensuring that animals are captured and transported as humanely as possible and that prompt veterinary care is rendered, if appropriate; maintaining a polite, professional, and informative demeanor for other staff members, veterinarians, law enforcement personnel, attorneys, representatives from other agencies, and the general public; administrative duties as needed; provide support to shelter staff; and all other duties as assigned.

Required qualifications: Candidates must be 21 years old, have a high school diploma or equivalent, valid driver's license and good driving record, and the ability to lift 75 pounds. Preferred qualifications: One year of animal husbandry or related animal care experience or two years of animal husbandry experience in an animal shelter or in an animal control capacity. Work experience may substitute for education.

Working Conditions/Compensation: Some evening and weekend hours are required with an on-call rotation, and the position is considered essential personnel. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Applications may be obtained at the County Administration Offices, 315 N. Main St., Pearisburg, VA 24134 or online at www.gilescounty.org/jobs.

Application deadline is Friday, February 12, 2015. Questions or more information please contact Jenny Clay McCoy at 540.921.2525 or jmccoy@gilescounty.org. Giles County is an EEO/AA employer.


Goodwill Industries of the Valleys -Workforce Development- Giles


Phone: (540) 726-8201

Hours of Operation:  Monday thru Friday
Herbert Brown Center (old incubator) on Main Street in Narrows

Services Description

WIA Adult & Youth Programs for Giles County

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