March 1, 2018

Animal Control Officer I

Animal Control Officer I

$10.85/hour; Tues-Sat (40 hours/week); Alternating nights and weekends on-call


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid SC driver’s license
  • Successful completion of Euthanasia Certification course required upon hire
  • Experience with animals preferred

The Animal Control Officer I must be able to work independently and interact effectively with the public. Must have the ability to handle domestic cats and dogs in their care, feeding, intake and daily processing. Must have effective communications skills, written and verbal, ability to problem solve, multitask, and excellent customer service skills. Must be able to effectively deal with the physical and emotional demands of animal health care. Must have the ability to perform manual work, heavy lifting, and may encounter strong odors. Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather.

Closing Date: Until Filled

Apply online at Contact info: City of Florence Human Resources, City Center, Suite 300 (Third Floor), 324 West Evans Street, Florence, SC 29501, 843-665-3158.  Be prepared to submit a 10-yr driver’s license report if requested. The City of Florence does NOT accept resumes, references, emailed/faxed documents or any unsolicited materials.

The City of Florence is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider.