Career Opportunities

Bring your skills to work for an organization ranked for the past seven 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

Thrift Store Associate

Do you enjoy working with a team to support retail clients? Are you into collectibles and consignment? Do you want to help homeless cats? Then we have the job for you!

CAT Thrift Store is hiring for a full-time Thrift Store Associate to join our team. This position provides welcoming and friendly customer service to shoppers, adopters, and donors at our thrift store, located in the Raleigh Hills neighborhood of SW Portland, Oregon. In this role, you’ll assist with day-to-day operations of the store, including sorting donations, ringing sales, pricing items, maintaining the sales floor and backroom, coordinating with volunteers, and providing cat care to the feline shelter ambassador. Knowledge, experience, and interest in the thrift & consignment industry and/or other retail and customer service will help you be successful in this role and is preferred, though not required. Cat Adoption Team is focused on creating a positive, inclusive workplace and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds.

This is a non-exempt, regular, full-time position. Days will vary depending on need, including the availability to work weekends, evenings, and holidays. Position starts at $16-$19 per hour. CAT offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes PTO and paid holidays, health insurance and 403(b) options, an Employee Assistance Program, and other great perks. 

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

Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)

Cat Adoption Team (CAT) is seeking a part-time Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) to join our team. Our onsite, full-service veterinary hospital offers quality, compassionate care to our feline friends. The ideal candidate enjoys 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
  • Minimal client interaction/approval conversations
  • Being part of a mission-driven organization focused on positive workplace culture

In this role, you’ll assist with surgeries, provide feline medical care, and support the team. Cats and kittens who come to us receive attentive, individualized care including: appropriate housing, medical care, behavior modification, and enrichment. Cat Adoption Team is focused on creating a positive, inclusive workplace and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds. To be considered for this role, you must hold a valid Oregon Certified Veterinary Technician License. 

This is a part-time, hourly position working approximately 14-21 hours per week.  Additional hours may be available as coverage for staff absences. The pay range for this position starts at $21-24/hour. Benefits for part-time employees include PTO, paid holidays, an Employee Assistance Program, and other great perks!

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

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