City of Midland
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Animal Services Officer
at City of Midland
|Job Title:||Animal Services Officer|
Performs all duties related to the public education and enforcement of Animal Services ordinances and state and local health laws.
|Essential Job Duties:|
|Physical and Environmental Conditions:|
Ability to sit, stand and drive a vehicle to and from various work sites. Employee will be exposed to extreme temperatures while patrolling and retrieving animals and maintaining kennel and grounds. Ability to lift, crawl, twist, squat and climb while pursuing animals. Employee will be exposed to unleashed dogs, and hostile property and/or business owners. Employees also may work around potentially hazardous chemicals or dangerous animals while moving them to or from different areas. Ability to lift bags of materials such as dog food or animals regularly.
| Required Qualifications:|
Employee communicates with other employees in the work group and will respond to questions from the general public regarding ordinances, animal services, or animals. Will interact with the public when issuing citations for ordinance violations. May also appear in municipal court to testify. Employee works with schools and civic organizations in providing information about animal services. Employee also contacts outside agencies in order to provide or receive information regarding animal laboratory reports or investigations.