Careers

We are currently hiring for a number of positions at ACCT Philly! 


ACCT Philly is the region’s largest animal care and control service provider, serving the City of Philadelphia by contract. ACCT Philly manages the city’s animal shelter facility in North Philadelphia handling nearly 18,000 animals, from dogs and cats, to small animals, reptiles, birds and wildlife, annually. ACCT Philly is open each and every day of the year for pet adoptions.

ACCT Philly’s mission is to provide shelter, care and life saving efforts for homeless, abandoned, and abused animals and protect the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of Philadelphia, providing a benefit to all of the citizens of the City regardless of race or economic status.

Benefits: 

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

AVAILABLE POSITIONS: 

To inquire about available positions, please email jobs@acctphilly.org.

The Animal Care Attendant provides compassionate, attentive care to the animals at ACCT Philly at all times. They have primary responsibility for ensuring the well-being of animals at ACCT by providing a clean, healthy environment, nutritious food, and enrichment and activity. The ACA uses a low stress approach to help animals have as good an experience in ACCT’s care as possible.

Full job description here.

Please email resume and cover letter to jobs@acctphilly.org

The Animal Protection Officer (APO), will drive a vehicle to patrol streets, respond to requests for service concerning animals and perform routine and complex public safety work in the enforcement of animal control and licensing ordinances.  The APO will provide compassionate and attentive care for animals at all times; follow policy and procedure relating to vehicle and equipment inspection and maintenance; provide daily, monthly and annual reports to document activities and other animal care and control duties as necessary.

Full job description here.

Please email resume and cover letter to jobs@acctphilly.org

The Community Support Representative (CSC) is often the first and last impression every visitor to ACCT Philly has. As such, they serve as the tone setters for a customer oriented, warm, and welcoming experience. Serving as reception for many of ACCT’s visitors and as admissions and reunifications point people, as well as matchmakers for visitors who wish to save homeless animals, the CSCs have an impactful and varied role centered on high quality customer service that focuses on pets and people, together.

Full job description here.

Please email resume and cover letter to jobs@acctphilly.org

The Help Desk Coordinator is the first point of contact for surrender inquiries and requests for support made to ACCT Philly and Citizens for a No Kill Philadelphia. The Coordinator interfaces with the public in person, phone, and email, as well as support service partners such as veterinary clinics and boarding facilities.

Full job description here.

Please email resume and cover letter to jobs@acctphilly.org