Career Opportunities

Bring your skills to work for an organization ranked for the past six years as one of the 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon. We are looking for people with the talent and passion to help further our mission of adopting healthy, happy cats and kittens into new homes!

At CAT, we care about cats and people, and we invest in creating a workplace that is positive and rewarding. Please read our Workplace Culture Agreement below.

Job Listings

Shelter Associate (Part-Time)

Do you have excellent customer service skills and a desire to help cats? Cat Adoption Team (CAT) has an opening for a Shelter Associate to join our team! This is both an animal care and customer service position, responsible for caring for shelter cats, shelter sanitation, and interacting professionally with the public. Duties include maintaining cleanliness of animal housing, feeding and monitoring cats and kittens, assisting the public, answering phones and email, scheduling appointments, and working the register. This position also performs janitorial duties and maintains general shelter cleanliness. CAT strives to provide an inclusive and welcoming environment for all our staff, volunteers, and clients. Take a look at our Workplace Culture Agreement to learn more.

This is an hourly, part-time, seasonal position. This position will work 3 days (approx. 20-29 hours) per week on-site at the shelter in Sherwood, Oregon. Hours for this position will vary, and weekend availability is required. Pay range for this position starts at $14-15 per hour.

To apply: Click here to view the full job description and apply for this position.

Hospital – Multiple Positions

Cat Adoption Team (CAT) is seeking cat lovers with different levels of professional experience to join our medical team. Our onsite, full-service veterinary hospital offers quality, compassionate care to our feline friends. The ideal candidates enjoy working in a busy environment with a strong focus on team collaboration. This is a great opportunity if you are interested in working exclusively with cats in a nonprofit shelter medicine setting. CAT strives to provide an inclusive and welcoming environment for all our staff, volunteers, and clients. Take a look at our Workplace Culture Agreement to learn more.

Veterinary Assistant (Part-Time)

The hospital at Cat Adoption Team is looking for a new veterinary assistant! Primary duties include administering medications/treatments and assisting with surgery and recovery. This part-time position will work approx. 16-21 hours per week. Additional hours may become available as coverage is needed for staff vacations.  Days will vary depending on need including the availability to work weekends, evenings, and holidays. The pay range for this position starts at $14-15 per hour.
 
 

Hospital Support Associate (Part-Time)

This is the perfect role for cat enthusiasts who are interested in gaining experience working with animals. This temporary position will start immediately and go through December 2021. This part-time position will work approx. 14-28 hours per week. Additional hours may become available as coverage is needed for staff vacations. Duties include helping sick cats and kittens recover from illnesses so they can be adopted into new homes, maintaining the cleanliness of the hospital, and working with volunteers. Days will vary depending on need including the availability to work weekends, evenings, and holidays. The pay range for this position starts at $14-15 per hour.

To apply:  Click here to view the full job description and apply for this position.

Certified Veterinary Technician (Part-Time)

Cat Adoption Team (CAT) is seeking a part-time Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) to join our team. Why you should choose CAT:

  • Work exclusively with cats
  • Minimal client interaction/approval conversations
  • Be part of a mission-driven organization focused on positive workplace culture

Cats and kittens who come to us receive attentive, individualized care including: appropriate housing, medical care, behavior modification, and enrichment. All CAT staff are Fear Free Shelter Certified. In this role, you’ll assist with surgeries, provide feline medical care, and support the team.

This is a part-time position working approximately 14-21 hours per week. Additional hours may be available as coverage for staff absences. Pay range for this position starts at $19-$22 per hour.

To apply:  Click here to view the full job description and apply for this position.


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