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Vet­eri­nary Receptionist

The Humane League of Lan­caster County is seek­ing a recep­tion­ist with excel­lent writ­ten and ver­bal com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills to join the expand­ing vet­eri­nary prac­tice of our award-winning ani­mal wel­fare orga­ni­za­tion. Appli­cants must enjoy work­ing inde­pen­dently, have a friendly per­son­al­ity, and supe­rior cus­tomer ser­vice skills. Week­end and evening avail­abil­ity a must.

Required Expe­ri­ence:

  • 1 year work­ing in a vet­eri­nary hos­pi­tal envi­ron­ment a must, 1 year recep­tion expe­ri­ence preferred.

Appli­cants must be pro­fi­cient in:

  • Med­ical record keeping
  • Client communication/ edu­ca­tion in ani­mal care
  • Mul­ti­task­ing in a fast pace work environment
  • Fill­ing
  • Sched­ul­ing appointments
  • Han­dling finan­cial transactions
  • Work­ing with computers

Expe­ri­ence with Avi­mark a plus!

Please for­ward cover let­ter and resume to:


Katie Heffner, Senior Vet­eri­nary Technician

Humane League of Lancaster County

2195 Lin­coln Hwy East, Lan­caster, PA 17602

fax 717-481-9976, e-mail


We are cur­rently accept­ing appli­ca­tions for employ­ment in our Cus­tomer Ser­vice and Ani­mal Care Department.

  • Day­time and week­end hours required; no evenings
  • This posi­tion will be respon­si­ble for daily ani­mal care duties for a vari­ety of domes­ti­cated ani­mals.  Addi­tional respon­si­bil­i­ties will include pro­vid­ing supe­rior cus­tomer ser­vice at the Shelter’s front desk.
  • Start­ing rate is $10.10/hour

Posi­tion Requirements:

Edu­ca­tion, Train­ing, or Cer­ti­fi­ca­tion: High school diploma or GED plus at least one year expe­ri­ence in a fast paced cus­tomer ser­vice envi­ron­ment han­dling a vari­ety of client needs. Pre­vi­ous expe­ri­ence with ani­mal care strongly pre­ferred. Valid PA driver’s license required.

Expe­ri­ence and Skills:

  • Effec­tive ver­bal com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills for in per­son, tele­phone and e-mail contact
  • Excel­lent cus­tomer ser­vice skills, par­tic­u­larly with a vari­ety of client situations
  • Able to pri­or­i­tize duties and per­form mul­ti­ple tasks
  • Able to work in a high-stress, fast-paced environment
  • Inter­me­di­ate com­puter skills
  • Abil­ity to learn, retain and com­mu­ni­cate a wide vari­ety of infor­ma­tion; Detail orientated
  • Able to han­dle a vari­ety of domes­tic ani­mals humanely and safely.

Sub­mit cover let­ter and resume to or fax to (717) 481-9976. No phone calls or walk-ins. EOE.

Due to the large vol­ume of inter­est we receive in open posi­tions, we regret that we can­not per­son­ally acknowl­edge the receipt of all resumes.  Selected appli­cants will be con­tacted for first round interviews.



The Humane League of Lan­caster County, Lan­caster, PA, seeks vet­eri­nar­i­ans to join the expand­ing vet­eri­nary prac­tice of our award win­ning ani­mal wel­fare orga­ni­za­tion. The posi­tions are avail­able for full-time, part-time, sur­gi­cal and vaca­tion cov­er­age with no on-call hours and offer the best of both the pri­vate prac­tice and ani­mal wel­fare worlds. Com­pet­i­tive salary and ben­e­fits. New grads wel­come. Lan­caster County pro­vides the ideal blend of arts and cul­tural oppor­tu­ni­ties, beau­ti­ful sur­round­ings, and afford­able hous­ing, all in the heart of south­east­ern Penn­syl­va­nia. The Humane League of Lan­caster County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please for­ward cover let­ter, resume and salary requirements to:

Mr. Karel Minor, President/CEO

Humane League of Lancaster County

2195 Lin­coln Hwy East, Lan­caster, PA 17602

fax 610-921-5833, e-mail .


If you would like to be involved with the Humane League as a vol­un­teer, visit our Vol­un­teer page for more information.