Animal Control Position Opening

The City of Melcher-Dallas currently has an opening for Animal Control.

This is a contract position through the City. 

Job Description

  • Respond to calls from the public in a timely manner regarding stray animals.
  • Deal with the public on a professional level.
  • Maintain a professional and neat appearance when on a call.
  • Humanely care for all animals in the City’s holding facility per State and City Code.
  • Post information of pets that are impounded including description and picture of the animal.
  • Accurately keep records for intake and release of animals.
  • Prepare monthly reports for council on impounded animals.
  • Transport animals to appropriate facility after holding time has expired.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Other duties as assigned

Candidates will be subject to pre-employment drug testing, criminal history and background check.

Please submit a resume and three professional references to City Hall.

Position will remain open until filled.